quotation-marks  Our goal is to see children grow into competent young adults who have the confidence to go out into the world and succeed – personally, professionally, and as citizens of their communities; to see children imagine a future filled with ambition, opportunity, and accomplishment. 

A growing body of research in camp-based youth development suggests that summer camps play an important role in the development of young people. Results show that camp provides an opportunity for youth to grow socially, to develop important life skills (including the development of critical workforce-related skills) and experience nature, all in a fun, hands-on setting.