Posts made in July, 2012

Camp DeWolfe receives a grant from Bethpage Federal Credit Union!

Posted on Jul 24, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

On Tuesday 24th July 2012, the Camp DeWolfe ministry was blessed by a $10,000 grant from Bethpage Federal Credit Union. Robert Suarez, Assistant Vice President of Community Development from Bethpage, NY presented the check at Camp DeWolfe to campers, with Scott Treiber (VP of Episcopal Charities), Sean Philips (Diocesan Development Office), Jason Moskal (Board of Managers of Camp DeWolfe), Mother Christina Van Liew (VP Board of Managers of Camp DeWolfe), and Matt and Emma Tees (Directors at Camp DeWolfe). This is the beginning of an excellent partnership with Bethpage Federal Credit Union,...

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What do campers think?

Posted on Jul 19, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Melissa, 10 – St. Andrew’s, Mastic Beach “I like swimming and hanging out in my cabin with my new friends and our counselors.”   Troi, 10 – Trinity-St. John’s, Hewlett “Cabin clean up is challenging but we feel good when we are finished.” “We learned about food waste by weighing all of our leftover food. ¬†We know it is important to take only the food we are going to eat.”   Tasmine, 10 – Trinity-St. John’s, Hewlett “I really like kayaking and canoeing!”   Katriel, 10, St Thomas,...

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Discovery Camp is here!

Posted on Jul 17, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

God is so good! This summer, campers are experiencing God in nature, in community, through developing skills and leadership abilities and in a safe and encouraging environment! Discovery Campers have been climbing, swimming, sailing, kayaking, canoeing, drawing, painting, singing, shooting arrows, and playing games, all in a safe and positive community facilitated by summer staff who care about youth and want to invest in their lives! God is so good! Camper quotes: “I am having a great time here at Camp DeWolfe. I have made new friends, went kayaking. It is an amazing...

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First meal at Camp!

Posted on Jul 9, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

On July 8th 2012, campers arrived for their summer camp experience! New campers met their counselors and already made new friends over game time, sports time, swim evals, first Thanksgiving-style dinner, christian formation time and a camp fire with s’mores! Praise God for His provision and protection for His children!

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Summer Camp is Here!

Posted on Jul 8, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

The Camp DeWolfe summer staff are excited to welcome campers from New York, Connecticut, Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk today!! Pray for campers to be safe, see God in community and nature this summer!

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