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Publish Date: 2016-06-07
This national initiative will call attention to the importance of quickly locating an AED during a cardiac emergency.
Publish Date: 2016-06-06
June is designated as Great Outdoors Month each year through a Presidential Proclamation, and highlights the numerous benefits of active fun outdoors and the magnificent shared resources of our parks, forests, refuges, and other public lands and waters.
Publish Date: 2016-06-03
The school year is winding down and summer camp approaches! Camp is an excellent expanded learning environment that provides children with the opportunity to connect with nature, participate in human powered activities, and benefit from personal...
Publish Date: 2016-06-01
After a comprehensive search, the American Camp Association® (ACA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Tom Rosenberg has been named CEO of the national organization, effective October 4, 2016.
Publish Date: 2016-05-24
ACA is pleased to announce that Tom Rosenberg has been appointed chief executive officer.
Publish Date: 2016-04-12
Watch ACA CEO Tom Holland as he talks about how critical volunteers are to the work of ACA.
Secretary of the Interior Announces New Plans for Easier Access to Public Lands For Some Youth-Serving OrganizationsPublish Date: 2016-03-21
On March 4, 2015, Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, announced a new initiative to decrease barriers for disadvantaged and under-resourced youth to access America’s public lands and waters through expediting the permit process.
Publish Date: 2016-01-25
ACA is honored to recognize the following individuals and programs award recipients.
Publish Date: 2016-01-04
If you work with international camp staff, don’t miss this opportunity! Representatives from the U.S. Dept. of State Office of Private Sector Exchanges are joining us to learn about how the J-1 Visa program operates in your camp environment.
Publish Date: 2015-12-18
On December 18, 2015, President Barack Obama signed the Omnibus federal spending bill — HR 2029 containing a provision to defund the implementation and enforcement of the President’s 2014 Executive Order 13658.