What is the future for Camp Wa-Ri-Ki? The first gathering of a Camp Advisory Group met recently to discuss specific renter needs, and a vision of development for the facilities. You can join up, if interested, and attend the next meeting, tentatively set for this coming Fall.
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Camp Wa-Ri-Ki is hosting a service day to celebrate Kiwanis One Day on April 11. You can meet the new Camp Host and learn more about the remodeling efforts and exciting new initiatives for Wa-Ri-Ki this year.
Camp Wa-Ri-Ki is pleased to welcome Elliott Olson to the team with a focus on a set of new development initiatives for our Camp. An educator, writer and tech specialist, Elliot has worked at outdoors camps and taught students both locally and internationally.
Time to rekindle the fire… Development at Camp Wa-Ri-Ki is picking up as Spring approaches with a new Alumni Association, new fundraising events, new staff, a new Kiwanis Club Directory, and more.
There are a lot of upgrades needed at Camp Wa-Ri-Ki… that’s why the Board was pleased to find a new Camp Host with remodeling background. Meet Mike and Diana Richards — your new Camp Wa-Ri-Ki hosts.
A lot can happen in a season, so we’ve prepared a slide show about goings on at Camp Wa-Ri-Ki, including winter scenes, groups that enjoyed the Camp… and thousands of “ladies” that visited.
2015 is shaping up to be a very good year with a lot of growth for Camp Wa-Ri-Ki. The new Board President, Michael McNulty, has both fundraising and development plans in hand.
Is Camp Wa-Ri-Ki in your heart? We need your help. The Camp Board of Directors and leadership team is organizing a new Camp Alumni Association and discussing a number of fun activities and rewards for being a part of the Camp growth in the 2000-teens.
Like shopping at Fred Meyers? Now every purchase you make there can help the Camp fundraise — all you have to do is sign up with your rewards card number online and you still earn the same rewards as before, too.
New Horizon’s Church has been opening hearts at Camp Wa-Ri-Ki for over 20 years. We were pleased to find this video which shows the experience there which one young man sums up in the video, “come with open hearts and get ready for something amazing.”
2014 was a great year for Camp Wa-Ri-Ki, with six new groups staying at Camp, new fundraising goals met, and generous backers and donors stepping up.
We see so many images of campers having fun at the Wa-Ri-Ki, that sometimes we forget the tremendous volunteer effort that goes on behind the scenes. There are many, many volunteers and benefactors involved, all working with the heart of Kiwanis to make the Camp a reality and develop future activities.