Starting a New Camp
1/18/2019 9:00 AM - 1/18/2019 3:00 PM
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There are many ways to run and lead summer camps, come get the nitty gritty details of starting a new day or overnight camp from scratch. More and more youth and human development professionals are choosing to start and run summer camps. Independent entrepreneurs are creating new business models to provide summer camp at a profit. Non profits continue to explore offering out of school time activities like day camps in the summer. Participants will be guided in navigating resources, state and federal laws related to youth camps, requirements, and suggested coursework/training. Explore various models to make your camp a reality from renting a facility to partnering with other organizations to buying your own camp. There are so many possibilities and we are here to help you make your dream camp a reality. Participants will walk out with two books on running great camps and multiple resources that will guide any person into starting a new camp!
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