The American Camp Association, Evergreen Awards program recognizes excellence in programing and exemplary service provided by camps and members of Evergreen camps. The awards are given annually in the fall.
CONGRATULATIONS to this year's winners!
Bill Tubbs - Henderson Award
Amanda Block - Section Newcomer Award
Section Service Award - This award is given to a member who has been associated with the Evergreen Section for at least 5 years and who has given outstanding service above and beyond expectations. PDF Nomination Form  or MS Word Nomination Form .
Gordie Hamilton Award - For Excellence in Camp Programming. Criteria: Creative and imaginative planning, programming and implementation. Relevance to the needs of camper (and staff). Involvement of campers (and staff) in planning and implementation. Potential for replication and adaptability. Cooperative efforts with other organizations, agencies or camp. Activity evaluated in of attainment of stated objectives. PDF Nomination Form  or MS Word Nomination Form .
Henderson Award - The Henderson Award is given to individuals in recognition of exceptional service to camping and the Evergreen Section of the American Camping Association. The Award was established in 1973 to honor Frank and Lucille Henderson for their many years of dedication and service to the field of camping in this area. Criteria: Contributions to camping in the Evergreen Section. Significant involvement in offices (local or national). Involvement in own agency, or in camp. Length of ACA service. "Uniqueness" of contribution over long period. Impact on camping, staff or agency.PDF Nomination Form  or MS Word Nomination Form .