OUR CAMP FAMILIES NEED YOUR HELP IN COPING WITH COVID-19 In response to the growing challenges faced by the families served by Camp Dreamcatcher, we have created a donation drive to support purchasing food, clothing, toiletries and household supplies. We are shipping...
Dell Mercier, the father of long-time Camp Dreamcatcher counselor Jeanmarie Mercier, passed away on November 29, 2019. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Dell’s memory to Camp Dreamcatcher. We would like to express our heartfelt...
Giving Tuesday is a national celebration of generosity. It’s a day to give a gift that makes an impact – right here in our own community. It’s a way to let your values be part of your holiday giving. For More Information and to Donate, visit https://campdreamcatcher.org/get-involved/giving-tuesday/
Quotes From the Children Served by Camp Dreamcatcher
“I had somebody I could talk to and learned that I’m always going to be perfect just the way I am. It’s important to have a place like Camp because it gives you a break from what you do at home and gives you surprises. I feel taken care of. I like that we are different colors.”
6 year-old Camper
“I receive love at Camp Dreamcatcher. It is easier to talk about feelings at camp because everyone has them. I don’t think people outside of camp understand.”
12 year-old Camper
““I am the same as my friends at camp because we like to have fun, know someone who is sick with HIV/AIDS. I love the counselors at camp because they help me to play and they give me HOPE I feel so loved and safe at camp.”
7 year-old Camper
“My dad is in jail and I was able to talk about him not being around. I learn that you need to be respectful. Camp Dreamcatcher is a great place because there is no other place like it.”