SUPPORT CAMP KNICKERBOCKER
Camp K is a vital summer program for children providing opportunities to learn, grow, thrive, and build meaningful relationships. Every child deserves that feeling-- a sense of belonging, respect, and the knowledge that they have a safe space to let their creativity run free.
Like all of the programs at the YMCA, Y camps are available to all, regardless of a family's ability to pay. Every year, over 60% of our campers receive a range of financial assistance. The Y is able to provide financial aid through donations to this important and impactful program.
As team leaders, former counselors, grandparents, and parents of campers, we can attest to the benefits of a thriving Camp K program and are grateful for the generosity from the community.
As we enroll children for camp this coming summer, we are asking the community to support the Camp K Fund in order to know how much financial aid will be available to working families and those in need; our priority is that no child is turned away for an inability to pay.
Last year, we awarded 315 camper weeks and an additional 238 camper weeks for our Y-Arts summer camp.
$2,070 sends a child to camp for the entire summer!
$1,000 underwrites one month of scholarship for one child.
$550 sponsors two weeks of Specialty Camp.
$400 sponsors one week of specialty Adventure Camps.
$250 sponsors Explorer Camp for one 5/6 year-old child for the week.
With our gratitude,
Marily Kerney & Suzanna McVey, Camp K Fund Co-Chairs
Every gift makes an impact, please consider a gift today!
Please note: these gifts support Camp K directly and are separate from the BRYMCA Annual Fund gifts. Both are tax-deductible.
If you would like to support the Y's Camp K Fund, you can donate online or mail a check to Boothbay Region YMCA Knickerbocker Fund, P.O Box 500, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538.
CAMP K DRIVE
We need your support to reach our goal of raising $60,000 for the Camp K Drive in 2023.