Category Archives: May/Jun 11

Get Connected

The popularity of the Internet as a viable, primary source for news, information and staying connected continues to grow each day. Establishing a social-media presence for a camp business is not only necessary but crucial in communicating with the public. Instead of spending time, energy and money on getting a message out through traditional print media, social media connects with an audience instantaneously. The question is how to maximize a social-media presence. Familiar platforms like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, as … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Campers & Staff Members

According to an African proverb, “It takes a village to raise a child.” In modern American times, this proverb remains true, and the “village” takes on many different forms. Children spend much of their time at school, sports, religious institutions, camps and numerous extracurricular activities. And just as child abuse can occur in the home, it can occur in any of the above settings. As far as camp is considered, directors can do their best to ensure that children are … Continue reading

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