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The Year of the Pig(asus)!

We learned recently that this year in the Chinese calendar will be the year of the pig! It made us wonder about our beloved Pigasus and what the year holds for our trusty mascot. Will he be lucky in love? Happy in his work? Read on to find out more!

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Meghan Houston
How to Have The Best Week at Camp

This holiday season, Darcy - one of our very thoughtful and talented campers — has shared with us her experiences at Camp Promise and some tips and tricks to have a great week at camp! In this time of giving and being with the ones that mean the most, we are so thankful for our campers like Darcy, their families, and our volunteers and partners for making Camp Promise such a special place.  Happy Holidays from all of us at Camp Promise and Jett Foundation!

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All About Our Staff Ratios

We take our staff ratios very seriously and know they play a huge role in keeping our campers comfortable and engaged, our counselors supported, and our fun levels at their highest. They impact staff and campers alike, so whether you’re a camper, counselor, parent, or any other staff member, read on! (Warning: a review of fractions and some easy math MAY be encountered below.)

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Libby Brockman
How to Manage Your Post-Camp Blues

It’s definitely fall and if you’re anything like us, we’ve got a case of the post-camp blues. We’re sure you’ve heard of these and have most likely experienced them yourself. They can hit like a wrecking ball and can linger for days, weeks, and months after camp. So, here’s some tried and true tips and tricks to help you combat those pesky post-camp blues!

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Libby Brockman
The End of My Internship

Check out this guest post by Jenna Dwy, CP2018 Intern: Wow! It’s hard to believe that summer has finally come to an end and with it, my internship with Camp Promise. It was a dynamic summer full of new ideas, projects, friends, teammates, and a better version of myself.

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Libby Brockman