Next week begins our last two weeks of summer camp. In June we welcomed close to 200 campers and chaperones from around the country, and we are gearing up to do it all again, TWICE! With many campers attending for their first time, we thought we’d share what a day in the life of camp was like so campers know what to expect. The video below goes through the camp week and all of the fun activities we do while we’re there! Check out what excitement is in store for our campers joining us over the next two weeks:
Our third day was full of more amazing memories being made left and right!
All of the kids are back home now, either in school or getting ready to start school right after Labor Day. But we had another great camp with 122 program participants and their mentors from 7 states and Canada! Here are some highlights from last week:
We'll share a full recap next week, but I wanted to share this final thought on this Friday when all our kids are headed home from the last overnight camp of 2016. On the last night of #CRSFcamp, we ask campers to vote on a camper of the week from their team. There is only one from each team, but there are usually many nominees. One chaperone remarked that it was neat to see that the kids all saw different things in each other, despite having only known each other for a few short days. Usually they just write names, but one camper wrote a reason:
It is our final week of Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation summer camp before the last of our kids head back to school, and we’re going to make it another great one! This week, we have program participants and their mentors coming from New York, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and even from Canada!