Here is useful information about the American Camp Association and the camp industry for the press and media.
The bill closes a loophole in the federal law that prevents youth-serving organizations, such as camps, from gaining access to federal criminal background checks on employees and volunteers.
American Camp Association® to launch new training program for camps serving youth with chronic or life-threatening illnesses at 2016 National Conference
The gift of camp is one that never breaks, something children never grow tired of, and an experience that offers the recipient life-long benefits.
After a comprehensive search, the American Camp Association® (ACA) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Tom Holland has been named CEO of this national organization effective June 1, 2015.
Peg L. Smith, the American Camp Association’s CEO and champion of the camp experience and youth development for 16 years, will retire January 1, 2015.
ACA and the Children & Nature Network Announce a Partnership to Connect Children and Families to NatureDate: 2014-10-10
ACA and the Children & Nature Network announce the launch of their partnership to further the common goals of both organizations to significantly increase opportunities for children to get outside and experience nature.