Mom, if you’re afraid of sending your kid to camp you’re not alone. You might even think, “What kind of mother would do that – send her kid AWAY for three weeks or more? What will the other parents think? Or my family? Will they think I don’t love my child?” And that brings me […]
It only gets better! In the last week we’ve attended a mind-blowingly wonderful conference of camp industry professionals, and held our in-house Administration Team Spring Retreat to collaborate and share inspiration for the summer ahead. We were riding a high! And then this. To come to my e-mail inbox and discover that a camp mom […]
If you’ve made excuses for not sending your child to camp it may be time to reexamine them. From time in nature to time away from screens to time in self development, camp is back and smart parents are choosing to send their kids.
When your child says she doesn’t want to go back to camp a second summer should you just leave it at that? As a camp director, Elizabeth Shreckhise wasn’t willing to stop sending her son. What she wanted to do, was empower him to face any uncertainty with courage:
Looking for a great summer job? We’re hiring for 1-2 camp photographers who will work at telling our story, organizing our photo/video assets, and doing some social media.
Parent surveys have indicated an interest in doing more than four activities at camp. We explain why four is still best.
Coming in the spring of 2019 is our first Mother-Daughter Weekend. Read all the details in today’s blog!
The Camp Alleghany Alumni Association Board has issued a matching funds challenge for the Lantern Scholarship until December 31, 2018. Up to $3500 in matching funds!
In December we’ve got two great Winter Reunions that are also Camp Interest Open Houses. Read the details on the blog and plan to come & bring interested friends!
Two campers relate the stories of joy, growth, and personal discovery they experienced after missing a camp summer and then coming back!