Ozark/Fort Rucker KOA Garden Grows Dollars

Bill Hemmis toils in the garden at Ozark/Fort Rucker KOA.
February 13, 2015
Green thumbs are producing greenbacks for KOA Care Camps. Bill and Lori Hemmis have owned the Ozark/Fort Rucker KOA for six years.  Bill had always wanted to plant…

Sweet Goal: Set S’mores Record, Help Care Camps

James Schrack shows off his Stuff’n Mallows treats during a 2014 trade show.
February 6, 2015
S’mores, that tasty campfire treat of graham crackers, chocolate bars and roasted marshmallows, are so irresistible that the Guinness World Record for s’more-making may well tumble April 18 in…

2014 Annual Report Details Record-Setting Year

February 2, 2015
The unbelievable generosity of supporters of KOA Care Camps was on full display throughout 2014.  For the first time, donations topped $1 million, and the number of Care Camps…

Connect-A-Camp Brings Kids, KOA Together

Thomas Weber, owner of Chicago Northwest KOA, helps a young baker prepare a dessert during a learning session at the recent One Step Winter Camp sponsored by Children's Oncology Services, Inc., of Chicago.
January 28, 2015
Connect-A-Camp, an initiative started in 2014 to link more KOA owners and managers with a KOA Care Camp in their area, now has 50 partnerships as 2015…

Care Camps Helps Fund Kamp KACE Memorial Garden

January 22, 2015
Kamp KACE (Kids Against Cancer Everywhere), one of 94 camps that received funding from KOA Care Camps in 2014, plans to build a memorial garden in spring 2015. The memorial…