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Publish Date: 2017-04-20
This bill closes a gaping hole in the federal law regarding youth-serving organization's access to FBI background checks. HR.695 was PASSED by the House on May 22, 2017!
Publish Date: 2017-03-28
Kids at day camp are getting more than the recommended amount of physical activity each day, according to a new study, “Children’s Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity Attending Summer Day Camps,” published in the American Journal of Preventative Medici
Publish Date: 2017-02-08
Martinsville, IN: The American Camp Association® (ACA) is pleased to announce that Markel Insurance has renewed their Mission Partnership through 2020.
Publish Date: 2017-02-08
Indianapolis, IN (February 7, 2017): Over 1,200 camp and youth development professionals will gather in Albuquerque, February 21-24, for the American Camp Association’s (ACA) National Conference.
Publish Date: 2017-02-06
ACA is honored to recognize the following individuals and programs as recipients of our 2017 Awards.
Publish Date: 2017-02-06
(ACA) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 National Awards.
Publish Date: 2017-02-02
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: 2016-12-21
he American Camp Association Board of Directors has elected long-time camp director from Gainesville, Florida, Tony Oyenarte as Vice Chair.
Publish Date: 2016-12-12
University of Utah, American Camp Association awarded $400,000 grant to study summer-camp leadership training
Publish Date: 2016-11-17
Saturday, November, 19, 2016 is National Camp Day, marking a perfect time to start thinking about summer camp.

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