https://www.acacamps.org/blog/resolutions-camp-clockResolutions on the Camp Clock
Deep in the woods on the other side of the lake, on a remote path known almost exclusively by our campers, rests the Manning plaque on a solid stone foundation. The honorarium was dedicated in 1924...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/directions-youth-development-outcomes-camp-experienceDirections: Youth Development Outcomes of the Camp Experience
Research done to determine the outcomes of the camp experience as expressed by parents and children.
https://www.acacamps.org/about/mission-visionMission and Vision
The mission of the American Camp Association is enriching the lives of children, youth and adults through the camp experience
Learn more about ACA's leadership and governance.
ACA is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, individuals who are charged with hiring the association’s chief executive and overseeing the business and affairs of the corporation.
ACA serves the interests of niche communities of camp professionals within the organization. These groups represent those who work in similar organizations, have similar business models, or serve...
https://www.acacamps.org/membership/individualsACA Membership for Individuals
ACA members and volunteers have expertise in virtually every aspect of camp and youth development. You can build strong relationships with others in your field who share your commitment and can...
https://www.acacamps.org/membership/campsACA Membership for Camps
Members of ACA have for decades been giving children and adults quality opportunities to learn powerful lessons in community, leadership, character-building, skill development, and healthy living....
https://www.acacamps.org/browse-buyers-guideBrowse the BUYER'S GUIDE
ACA's Buyer's Guide lists products and services for your camp, youth, and afterschool programs.