On July 15, 2010, President Obama announced that his oldest daughter, Malia, would be spending part of her summer at camp. This is a wonderful affirmation that the camp experience is an important learning environment that complements a young person's positive growth and development. The camp community has been celebrating summer learning for 150 years. The article  was released last evening, and has already appeared in over 155 media outlets nationwide and continues to grow. This supports ACA's vision to double the number of children and youth who have a camp experience by 2020.
You can view a copy of the article online at http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5i8zqYWebWdErHmzu
|Peg L. Smith, CEO|