Press Releases

The US Department of State and the American Camp Association (ACA) are providing young Ukrainian exchange students and campers a sense of normalcy and childhood through summer camp experiences and extended schooling programs.
Press release about camp-school partnership
The Five Days of Action initiative empowers organizations to protect children from sexual abuse.
To make the benefits of camp more accessible to all, New Hampshire's program provides mental health training for summer camp counselors and $650 in equitable access to camp for every child in the state.
The program will raise money for hundreds of kids to attend camp in partnership with the American Camp Association
Summer camps have built a legacy of positive impact on the Wisconsin economy, contributing more than $700 million annually in economic activity
Summer 2020 survey confirms safety and offers hope for children to rebuild necessary social and emotional connections through camp experiences this summer.
Study demonstrates day and overnight camps successfully mitigated COVID-19 spread in 2020.
ACA celebrates the release of a new study from the CDC that identifies how four overnight summer camps in Maine were able to operate safely and successfully without the spread of COVID-19 this summer.