As part of the largest and fastest growing network of Jewish day camps in the world, Camp Gan Israel enjoys a well-earned reputation as a trend setter in Jewish camping. Since 1979, CGI of Chicago has been providing the community with innovative ideas, creative programming and new activities.


The Gan Izzy staff are renowned for their dedication and love for their campers. Campers thrive in the fun, upbeat camp atmosphere, making friends, gaining confidence, and developing a positive self-image. At Camp Gan Israel every child is viewed as a unique individual.


At CGI, the schedule is unmatched! Our famous blend of clubs, projects, trips, entertainers and overnight camping combine for a summer of adventure to remember. Join us for an unforgettable summer program - a summer experience that lasts a lifetime.