These items would be so appreciated by campers and retreat groups. New or gently used items are welcome.
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Sit-On Kayaks preferred for the campers.
10-12' Paddle Boards
Preferred "Sun Dolphin Sea Quest" boards:
1 Green | 1 Red | 2 Orange
Paddles for Paddle Boards
Preferred "Own The Wave" brand paddles.
They're adjustable, they float, and they will match our current paddles.
NERF guns and darts
Any class of guns or darts are appreicated.
You can often find used guns at thrift stores.
Wooden Adirondack Chairs
We would love to have 8-10 more of these.
Repcolite Red Briar stain
This is the exact type of stain for cabins and the Retreat Center, so we could ALWAYS use this to freshen up out buildings. Approx. $35 a can.
Any sort or amount (2x4s, 2x6s, 4x4s of 6, 8, 10, or 12 foot lengths would be great!) We're always building and fixing things around here!
Shade Tree Saplings
Maple, oaks, or Eastern Redbud trees etc. that we can plant around camp to provide shade/color for summer camp activities in the future.
Large clean sheets of corrugated cardboard
We use them to build stage backdrops and theme objects for Summer Camp.
Campers get inside these For a game called "Mega Box Wars." 2'x2'x4' is the ideal size.
Cordless power drills
DeWalt batteries for power drill
9.6v for DW926
2" Pro Gaff Gaffers Tape
Both black and white. We use this for stage design, taping cables and cords, and hanging things on walls during camp sessions.
This is approx $20 a roll.
36"-48" Inflatable Cage Ball
We use these balls for several giant version games during summer camp, such as Indiana Jones, Super Nukem, Sasquatch Soccer, and more!
DJI Mavic Pro
Used for capturing aerial footage of camp activities, such as field games, tubing, & blobbing.
Drinking Fountain with Water Bottle Filling Station
This would replace the current one in the retreat center. Staying hydrated is super important during our summer season! Both our staff, and our campers would find this very helpful at summer camp.
Costumes and Props
Gentle used, or brand new - bible costumes, or fun, kid-friendly costumes, wigs, & props for summer camp skits.
Votive candles, or in tins (we just do not prefer tea lights, as they don't stay lit outdoors very well or last very long). Ideally, 10 hour burn or more preferred.
Empty Arizona Tea Jugs
You can drink the tea, if you want, but we would love the empty plastic jugs! These can be purchased at your local grocery store, Walmart, Meijer, and more.
Fusion Climb Contigua Carabiners
14 total (For hammocks)
Glade Plugin refills/Air Wick Plugin refills
These keep cabins & bathrooms smelling fresh for retreat and summer camp guests.
Nerf Vortex Aero Howler
We'd love a variety of colors
Poison Ivy Round-Up Spray
Our GoPro Hero 2 is getting old and worn, and we'd love to upgrade as video is an important marketing tool for us!
Get Out! Plastic Scooter Board
For a game called "Human Hungry Hippos"
Ball Pit Balls
For Human Hungry Hippos!
Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers
We have 4 or 5 of these for various areas of camp, but would like to have one for each cabin (7 total). Various colors are fine.
Paracord 550 Type III 7 Strand
Multiple colors for camper crafts
For our tomahawk range
Garden Hose Spool
Folding Camping Chairs
14 total desired; we would like to supply each cabin with 2! Similar to this, in a variety of colors:
Nylon Double Hammock
3-4 wanted for Outpost Camp
Large black Innertubes
For downhill tubing at winter camp
Perennial Wildflower Seeds
For various places around camp that could use some color
Large Photo Frames
Ideally 24"x30" or similar sizes, new or old, doesn't matter. We'll paint them black and use them in the Retreat Center, Game Room, Dining Hall, Bathrooms, and more! It'll be super nice to showcase the best images of this beautiful camp!
Anything you can think of that kids can use for crafts!
24 were donated, but we would love some more!
Bright, fun colors in satin or gloss
Generic, large, lightweight balls
approx. $2.50/ball from a variety of sources
We go through a lot, as we use it to pave our hiking trails
For firewood corral and maintenance corral.
for flower beds
Clean Fill Dirt
Disc Golf Discs
Putters, medium and long-range discs
For lighting candles for Prayer Walk
For food prep in Kitchen
Water Balloons and Water Balloon Launchers
Strands of regular Christmas lights
For prayer walks and lighting cabins at Snowbound Winter Camp. Any colors/styles
Large rain covers
For over top of our 8-person Outpost tents
Sun & Shade Grass Seed
To thicken lawns and fix patchy spots around camp)
1TB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
For transfer of files around the office)
a few copies of Uno, Oregon Trail Card Game, Chinese Checkers, Mouse Trap, Spot It, Don't Break The Ice, Survive Atlantis, Hungry Hungry Hippos
New 6 foot shelf unit for board games
Ideally, a plastic cabinet style on wheels.
Washable Ink Pads
In several various colors
Both standards ones for watering the lawn and fun ones for campers to use on the grass and in the mud pits.
Earmuffs for campers
To soften the sounds in loud environments, like large-group worship
Highlighters & Dry Erase Markers
Skinny ones, not chisel tip
Funds/lumber for a shelter for our Tomahawk Range