Overnight Camp 2018: Lights, Camera, Action!

Overnight Camp 2018: Lights, Camera, Action!

Our fourth annual movie-themed Overnight Camp for childhood cancer patients & survivors was a huge success! Thank you to our campers, volunteers, and families for a fantastic week! From sorting campers into their cabins with our Sorting Hat on Witches and Wizards day, to a Campers Strike Back tomato fight on Epic Adventures day, this week was non-stop fun.

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Camp Casco: A Safe Space

Camp Casco: A Safe Space

At Camp Casco, we encourage kindness, respect, and positivity through our points and reward system, through our cabin team-building exercises, and through our camp counselors who serve as positive role models at all times. But we can’t do it alone— we ask for parents' help in ensuring that camp remains a safe place for all. Here are some ways to help us prevent bullying before it starts.

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A Promise Is A Promise

A Promise Is A Promise

In all honesty, this blog post has been a long time coming, but it’s been harder than I can express to sit down and write it. It strays from our typical blogs, in which we strive to remain positive and uplifting, and touches upon bereavement and how we’re coping with a difficult loss in our camp family. That said, our dear camper and friend Ellen Erickson brought so much joy and love to so many of us at camp, that we feel both a privilege and an obligation to share her story. I sincerely thank Head Counselor & Volunteer Manager Victoria “Scout” Valencia for helping put Ellen's impact into words.

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