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ACA, Evergreen Field Office
Welcome to the local field office of the American Camp Association in the Northwest. We have 80 camps in Washington, North Idaho, Montana and Alaska. Through professional development, camp accreditation and a variety of member services, ACA works to preserve, promote, and improve the camp experience and our association is committed to helping camps provide:
- Camp communities committed to a safe, nurturing environment
- Caring, competent adult role models
- Healthy, developmentally appropriate experiences
- Service to the community and the natural world
- Opportunities for leadership and personal growth
- Discovery, experiential education, and learning opportunities
- Excellence and continuous self-improvement
Membership is FREE for the first year!
ANNUAL CELEBRATION and EDUCATION EVENT - RECAP!
The Evergreen Annual Celebration and Education Event was held on December 8th at CYO Camp Don Bosco. Many thanks to everyone at Camp Don Bosco for their hospitality and to Raquel Karls, Chief Human Resources Officer from Outerwall, for sharing her time with the Evergreen group!
Congratulations to the 2014 Evergreen Award Honorees!
Newcomer Award - Margie Fiedler, Flathead Lutheran Bible Camp
Service Award - Denise Mahnke
Gordie Hamilton Award for Excellence in Camp Programming - Christikon
Learn more about Evergreen's Awards.
Become an Associate Visitor! Two opportunities are available in January:
January 7-8, 2015 at YMCA Camp Colman (Longbranch, WA)
January 13-14, 2015 at Camp Fire Alaska (Achorage, AK)
Learn more and register now for an upcoming course!
See the Evergreen Events Calendar for other Standards related courses.
- Please let us know if you have a training at your site and have space available and view an ongoing list on our Training Opportunities page
- ACA's Professional Development Center offers ongoing training, courses, certifications, and more with discounts to members. See what opportunities are available now!
- Visit www.acacamps.org/oregontrail for additional opportunities