Archive | June, 2016

Potential Theme Songs for 2016

3 Jun

Each year we have an uplifting pop theme song for camp.

Past Theme Songs

2015 “I’m Good” by The Mowgli’s

2014 “Happy” by Pharrell Williams

2013 “Gold” by Britt Nicole
2012 “I believe I can Fly” R. Kelly (chorus only) and “Count on Me” by Bruno Mars (all)
2011 “Firework” Katie Perry
2010 “When I look at You” Myley Cyrus
2009 “The Climb” Myley Cyrus
2008 “Dream Big”
2007 “Beautiful” Christina Aguilara
2006 “Unwritten” by Natasha Bedingfield
2005 “Breakaway” Kelly Clarkson
2004 (we were just getting started… We didn’t have anything😦 )
2002 Theme from the Titanic (this was an accidental success as was the whole first trip:-)

Finalists for this Year:

Wicked – “For Good”

Donations for 2016

2 Jun

Update 7/3: Wow, what generosity.  This had definitely been a “loaves and fishes” ezperience. So many have shared what they can that we have 42 pairs of gym shoes, more than 40 bath towels, and 30 back packs! So, if you are still interested in donating, please consider either a practical donation of “chewable” (not gummy) adult or children vitamins OR for fun beads for older girls (not pony beads). Contact me if you’re interested in donating cash.



People have been asking me about donations. Bring any donations to room 129 by 8 PM, Wednesday, July 6, which is our packing night. Here is the list from the Sisters. Thank you for your support!

White, leather gym shoes sizes are here. They are much sirviese and are at Payless (Champion brand) for $24.99 : Shoe Drive Link – Signup Genius

Underwear – Sleeveless Undershirts (small kids’ size 6 or 8, 10, 12, S or M), Panties, White girls’ socks for girls from 6 to 18 years old.

Waterproof Mattress Pads

First Aid Medications and Vitamins No soft gel, liquid, or “gummy” form. It all melts in the Caribbean heat! Children’s and adults’ Advil, Tylenol, Aspirin Children’s Multivitamins, Adult Multivitamins, Advil Sinus (adults’), Children’s and adults’ Claritin, Anti-diarrhea medication, Over-the-counter oral antihistamine (Benadryl, others), Calamine lotion, Over-the-counter hydrocortisone cream, Burn Relief Gel, Omega-3 supplements

First Aid Supplies Bandages, including roll of elastic wrap 2”, 3”, and 4” (Ace, Coban, others) and bandage strips (Band-Aid, Curad, others) in assorted sizes, spray (Bactine) or lotion (Calamine, Campho-Phenique) Antiseptic solution