FALL VOLUNTEER WORK DAY and BONFIRE & CHILI SUPPER
Join us for this fun day outdoors! You are welcome to attend one or both parts of the day. Families are welcome. For safety reasons, all children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
DATE: Saturday, October 26
TIME: 1:00-5:00 pm Volunteer Projects
5:00-8:00 pm Bonfire and Chili Supper
2019 FALL VOLUNTEER PROJECTS
Landscaping clean up
Walking trails and clearing limbs for winter bike programs
Clearing brush from pump track
Clearing underbrush limbs at forest site for Adventure Village
Clearing limbs in new pasture
There is no cost for this event, however, please help us plan well by letting us know you plan to attend. 812-385-3597
FIRST ANNUAL POLAR PLUNGE FUNDRAISER
JANUARY 4, 2020
When you take the plunge in January, more kids can take the plunge in June and July!
WHO: Polar Plungers are Alums, Camp Friends, Donors and Campers
WHAT: Our campers take the plunge all summer long. Now YOU have the opportunity to participate in this fundraiser by taking the plunge in January! Water will be waist deep - quick jump and right back out. Come on, you can do it! FTK For the Kids!
WHEN: Saturday, January 4, 2020 - YES, JANUARY - that's when the polar bears are out!
WHERE: YMCA Camp Carson Lake Seminole
WHY: We know CAMP MATTERS and literally changes lives. If you agree and are passionate about the power of a week at Camp Carson, we need you to participate in this fundraising event! Your sponsors will help us build up and nurture MORE kids, keep our programs strong and our program facilities well maintained. Be a part of it!
HOW: Share with family and friends what Camp means to you and ask them to sponsor you for the plunge. There is a minimum entry fee to participate and our goal is for each plunger to raise beyond the entry fee to $500 or more. To sign up or ask questions, call Debra, Engagement and Development Director, at 812-455-9246 or email
More info to follow in upcoming weeks about how to share your story on social media and invite your friends and family to sponsor you so stay tuned!
2019 ANNUAL FUND CAMPAIGN
Giving to the Annual Campaign makes a life changing camp experience accessible to more kids! Read more on our Giving Page.
BRIDGE BUILDERS DINNER for ENDOWMENT DONORS
This is an annual event to recognize and thank our Endowment donors who have chosen to give to the Camp Carson General Endowment Fund which helps insure Camp Carson is a vibrant place for kids for generations to come.
DATE: Sunday, November 3, 2019
TIME: 5:30-8:00 pm Central Time
RSVP: If you are a Bridge Builder and plan to attend, please help us plan well by calling the camp office to RSVP.