Public Service Announcements

Because of Camp...®
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How the camp experience has changed lives is one of the most powerful benefits of camp. Camp, and the experiences of camp, defines us even as adults. Camp has touched many lives, introduced people to new passions, and broadened horizons.

Change a Life: Help Send a Child to Camp
The Change a Life Fund is an opportunity to give directly to the many children who will benefit from the camp experience but whose families may not otherwise be able to afford either day camp or resident camp for their children.

Ready, Set, Camp
Includes footage of a diversity of children engaging in camp programs nationwide.


Camps with a "Can Do" Attitude
Highlights children with special needs engaging in camp programs, enjoying themselves, and trying things that some thought they would never have the opportunity to try.


Questions Regarding H1N1 and Summer Camp
Parents are asking questions this summer regarding H1N1 and camp. ACA CEO Peg Smith addresses parent concerns and encourages families to work with their individual camp directors on specific questions in this short video.


As a nonprofit, charitable organization, the American Camp Association (ACA) provides information to the public free of charge. ACA’s public service announcements are available to broadcast media for your station’s use. These PSAs, which you can preview by clicking on the above titles, are available as a high resolution MOV file and can be customized to meet your station’s needs.

If you would like to obtain one or all of the PSAs or B-roll, contact Public Relations at to have a high resolution MOV file in DVD format rushed to you, or for more details, including shipping, scripts, procedures, and policies.

For more information about potential media opportunities, including interviews with ACA spokespersons and articles available for reprint, contact Public Relations or visit the Media Center.