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Camp Fire has been an innovative leader in youth development since 1910.

Kids & teens learn how to succeed NOW, through:

THRIVE{OLOGY}

Discover sparks, gain self-confidence, and learn life-changing life skills to thrive now. Thrive{ology} is our research-based program framework founded on the pillars of Social Emotional Learning (SEL), and it works.

INCLUSION & DIVERSITY

Any kid or teen, from any kind of family, from any walk of life, is welcome at Camp Fire. We have an official Inclusion Policy and are outspoken about our long-time commitment to diversity.

TRAINED, CARING STAFF

Supportive mentors and adult champions are key. We call our highly trained staff  “Spark Champions” because they are experts at what they do and know how to guide youth on their journey to thriving.

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The Legacy

2019

The Camp Fire logos over the years

1114

Kids/Youth Served in 2017-18

55/45

% of male/female participants in Camp Fire programming

4568

Service Hours Worked By Teens in summer 2018

87

Different Agencies served by camp fire in 2017-18

Camp Fire is Dedicated to Creating Safe Spaces for All Youth

***Post orignally appears on campfire.org***   Youth Development Expert Nikki Roe Cropp – Program Consultant, Camp Fire National HQ Nikki is an expert in professional development training in youth development and the nonprofit sector. One of the many professional enrichment courses… Read More >

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Nature Quest 2019

June 18-21 | $225* | Location TBD Nature Quest is an environmental education based service-learning trip for rising 6-8 graders. Our team will travel by van throughout Central Florida learning more about the wonderful state, exploring the many facets of… Read More >

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Staff Profile: Lauren Rambo

FUN QUESTIONS: 1. What was your favorite TV show when growing up?– The Crocodile Hunter and basically anything else on Animal Planet. 2. Choose a movie title for the story of your life.– Rambo: First Blood 3. What is the… Read More >

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Volunteering Helps Kids Thrive

***Taken from orignal post on Campfire.org*** Adult volunteers fuel our programs and help our young people thrive. But did you know volunteering is also a great way for young people to unlock their superpowers? Yep, all the research says volunteering delivers big… Read More >

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Project Ignition Car Wash

Join us at the Camp Fire Program Building!

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ASB 2019 RECAP

During the week of March 25-29, 11 Camp Fire teens travelled to the Florida Panhandle to spend their time serving in and learning of the recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael. Here’s a quick recap of their good work: Monday 3/25… Read More >

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Our Promise

Young people want to shape the world.

Camp Fire provides the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

In Camp Fire, it begins now.

Light the fire within