Posts Tagged ‘camp’

#CampOrBust Update ~ SFC sends more kids to camp!

August 4th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

  8.4.2016~Today St. Francis Center sent the last group of overnight campers to their week long excursion at Circle V Ranch in Santa Barbara. 47 kids, from the extremely low-income families that utilize pantry services at SFC, will enjoy innovative and enriching outdoor activities that will help build their self-esteem and expand their knowledge. None […]

SFC Camp or Bust ~ Just over half way to our goal!

June 22nd, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

June 22, 2016 We need your help to send 330 kids to camp this summer!   Thanks to the contribution of generous donors we have raised just over half of the money needed to give the gift of camp to all the children whose extremely-low income families utilize pantry services at SFC. With our larger service […]

SoCal Gas Supports SFC Youth Camp Program with Special Event!

June 13th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

On Monday, almost 50 employees from SoCal Gas participated in a special volunteer event on site hosted by the Pipeline Integrity Team at the SoCal Gas Tower in Downtown Los Angeles in support of our Youth Summer Camp Program. Not only did SoCal’s employees raise funds to help us reach our goal of sending 330 […]

Camp or Bust 2016 is here!

May 25th, 2016 by Charmaine
 Lacewell

  Summer is just around the corner and that means we will be kicking off camp soon!  Every summer, SFC sends children of the extremely low-income families we serve through our pantry program to camp. Due to an increased demand for our food pantry, our goal this year is to give 330 disadvantaged youth (the most ever!) […]

1st-Time Camper: What Summer Camp Means to Me

June 18th, 2013 by Marianne Reifer

Support St. Francis Center’s Youth Summer Camp Program today by making a donation at www.sfcla.org.   I can support a camper with just: $10 for toiletries, a flashlight, and batteries $50 for a local day camp $70 for new shoes and a sweatshirt $250 for an overnight, weeklong camp experience

What Summer Camp Means to Me-One SFC Camper’s Story

May 22nd, 2013 by Marianne Reifer

   Support St. Francis Center’s Youth Summer Camp Program today by making a donation at www.sfcla.org.   I can support a camper with just: -$10 for toiletries, a flashlight, and batteries -$50 for a local day camp -$70 for new shoes and a sweatshirt -$250 for an overnight, weeklong camp experience

Summer Camp Kicks Off Soon @SFC

May 22nd, 2013 by Marianne Reifer

Last year, your generous donations helped us send more children to camp than ever before! We were able to send 227 kids to a variety of camps, including two weeklong, overnight camps, art classes, nutritious cooking camps, and sports. Our goal for our summer camps is to open children’s eyes to new opportunities and give […]