https://www.acacamps.org/blog/key-takeaways-pulse-survey-summer-2022-trends-issuesKey Takeaways from Pulse Survey — Summer 2022 Trends and Issues
The survey asked questions about enrollment and campers, camp staff, and budget and operations.
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/key-takeaways-campcounts-2021-reportKey Takeaways from the CampCounts 2021 Report
ACA's annual business survey, CampCounts, is back with new findings and trends from 2021!
https://www.acacamps.org/events-education/online-learning/recorded-webinar/school-comes-camp-new-era-funding-camp-school-partnerships-three-partSchool Comes to Camp: A New Era in Funding Camp/School Partnerships - Three Part Series
Think camp! Think academics surrounded with the enrichment experiences camps traditionally provide. Add in the social emotional learning skills camps reinforce. The result is a community...
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/covid-19/camp-business-resourcesCamp Business Resources — COVID-19
Federal disaster relief loans, Facebook grants, insurance information, supply resources, and more.
https://www.acacamps.org/resources/leadership-pathways-project-grant-opportunities-cit-program-developmentLeadership Pathways Project: Grant Opportunities for CIT Program Development
ACA's new three-year grant program is designed to foster evidence-informed planning, testing, and improving initiatives to increase access to and engagement in counselor-in-training (CIT) programs...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/results-2019-spring-snapshot-surveyResults of the 2019 Spring Snapshot Survey
In the latest Research 360 blog, Director of Research Dr. Laurie Browne shares the results of 2019 Spring Snapshot Survey. The purpose of the survey was to gain insight into summer camp spring...
https://www.acacamps.org/blog/new-data-staff-compensation-benefits-how-does-your-camp-compareNew Data on Staff, Compensation, and Benefits: How Does Your Camp Compare?
Here's a snapshot of new data we collected from ACA camps about all things staff-related.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/campline/compensating-camp-staff-five-key-issues-consider-setting-your-2019-pay-policiesCompensating Camp Staff: Five Key Issues To Consider In Setting Your 2019 Pay Policies
When it comes to personnel issues, one of the foremost areas of risk for all employers — camps included — is employee compensation.
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/expanding-reach-camp-through-schoolsExpanding the Reach of Camp through Schools
My oldest child, Jane, once said she wished camp could be all year. Naturally, I asked her why, and she said, “We get to do everything at camp — when we hike in the woods, the camp staff tells...
https://www.acacamps.org/article/camping-magazine/evolving-risks-employment-practices-sexual-harassment-unlawful-discriminationEvolving Risks — Employment Practices / Sexual Harassment / Unlawful Discrimination
In 2015, there was a sharp increase in the number of calls to the ACA Crisis Hotline about accommodation and inclusion of individuals, both staff and campers, who identify themselves as transgender,...