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Jessica Hodges Camp America Adventure!

Jessica Hodges Camp America Adventure!

Date:Monday, 22 July 2019

I had heard of Camp America and went along to an information evening. The stories previous participants told about the adventures they had definitely sold the idea to me!!
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Josie Weston’s Camp America Experience!

Josie Weston’s Camp America Experience!

Date:Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Little did I know stepping on to that plane four years ago would be one of my most life changing decisions. ...

What I wish I had known for Camp

What I wish I had known for Camp

Date:Friday, 15 March 2019

What I wish I had known for Camp.

When doing Camp America You get told so much information it's hard to keep track of everything. From What to pack, what to wear, how to act to just are there beaches nearby?

My Camp was based out in the Big Apple; New York. Long Island to be exact. This is what I learnt and what I wish I had known.
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One of my proudest moments!

One of my proudest moments!

Date:Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Graduating from University I wasn’t ready to step straight into a job, I wanted to experience what was out there in the world before settling down. I had heard of Camp America and went along to an information evening. It was there I learnt that IWH doesn’t just run Camp America NZ but there are some amazing trips/projects they oversee as well. I started researching all the different programs IWH had to offer and I originally wanted to go to Camp ...

The what have I got myself into moment!

The what have I got myself into moment!

Date:Saturday, 6 October 2018

My first year with Camp America was also my first time travelling overseas by myself. Having just finished college and completed a course at polytech, I found myself with no real plans for the future and the desire to “get out of town” Camp America sounded like my ticket out. ...

A once in a lifetime experience where else do you get paid to take a nap in the middle of the day

A once in a lifetime experience where else do you get paid to take a nap in the middle of the day

Date:Friday, 28 September 2018

I decided to do Camp America after I graduated from university. I was still working in the same job I had had throughout high school and it was not going anywhere. My family was pushing me to start a career, a “real job”, and I did not feel ready for that. I felt too young to join the rat race, working a 9-5 office job is my worst nightmare! I wanted to do something different, fun and exciting. I heard about Camp America through several friends ...

What's a "Faith-based" or "Religious Camp America Experience like?

What's a "Faith-based" or "Religious Camp America Experience like?

Date:Thursday, 15 September 2016

Don't let it freak you out! - We created a questionnaire for our Camp America brand managers who have been to a variety of Camps which have some element of religion or faith. A lot of you will choose a preference to not work at a religious camp, but it might not be what you're expecting... ...

Post Camp America Blues is a Real Thing!

Post Camp America Blues is a Real Thing!

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

Never to old for face paint
I remember talking to a guy who was coming to the camp that I was retuning to. - He didn't quite understand why all the returners were so excited to go back. ...

The Life of a Camp America General Counsellor

The Life of a Camp America General Counsellor

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

Little did I know I was about to embark on the most life changing summer experience of my life.
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My friend did Camp America! - do you know them?? ... uhhhh, no.

My friend did Camp America! - do you know them?? ... uhhhh, no.

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

People with no real knowledge of Camp America think that it is just one big camp slap bang in the middle of America that alllllll the kids and alllllllllll the international counsellors go to in Summer time. LOL ...

Have you been bitten on the bum by a bug?

Have you been bitten on the bum by a bug?

Date:Saturday, 5 December 2015

Camp America and Spiders
Have you ever been bitten on the bum by a bug?
Never mind the Travel bug! ...

A Shirt Filled with memories

A Shirt Filled with memories

Date:Saturday, 5 December 2015

The feeling of putting on any uniform for the first time is an incredible feeling. But nothing quite compares to the feeling of putting on your summer camp uniform for the first time ever. ...

What is the food like at Camp?

What is the food like at Camp?

Date:Thursday, 19 November 2015

Meal times are exciting and incredibly loud and as much as you tell the kids they can’t yell across the dining room they will do their best to test the limits and to do just that. I enjoyed meal times at camp it was a great opportunity to talk and get to know the kids. ...

Summer camp is the most rewarding experience ever

Summer camp is the most rewarding experience ever

Date:Thursday, 19 November 2015

Here are ten things camp is all about and yes I will say it again ... you are missing out if you don’t experience it for yourself.
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Where on earth is Maine? Am I going to gain weight at camp?

Where on earth is Maine? Am I going to gain weight at camp?

Date:Monday, 9 November 2015

Now my turn: Where on earth is Maine? Am I going to gain weight at camp? What if I don't like teaching kids horse riding? What if I don't get on with anyone? What will I do after camp? Why did I go with Camp America? ...

Oh you had to be there - Camp Highlights

Oh you had to be there - Camp Highlights

Date:Monday, 12 October 2015

You are going to learn so much about yourself and the things you can handle. Your tolerance and patience will be tested and you will build character.
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Are you mentally prepared for Camp America?

Are you mentally prepared for Camp America?

Date:Tuesday, 22 September 2015

If you have been to camp you would agree with me that it changes something inside of you. Those who are reading of this and are just starting the journey - welcome - you're about to embark on the most incredible time of your life. ...

Which is the Best Summer Camp?

Which is the Best Summer Camp?

Date:Sunday, 6 September 2015

Often we get asked which is the best Camp America summer camp! Quite often we take votes. From counsellors past and present who have been to Camp America. You know what they all say?
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Is camp always a bunch of roses?

Is camp always a bunch of roses?

Date:Tuesday, 25 August 2015

Is camp always a bunch of roses ? Well no - and there may be some days you ask your self if you are better off going home.
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The stuff we probably shouldn't tell you!

The stuff we probably shouldn't tell you!

Date:Monday, 3 August 2015

Anyone that knows me knows that I am, in fact, gay. Shock Horror, run for the hills screaming! (It's contagious right?) ...

 

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Jessica Hodges Camp America Adventure!

Jessica Hodges Camp America Adventure!

Date:Monday, 22 July 2019

I had heard of Camp America and went along to an information evening. The stories previous ...

Josie Weston’s Camp America Experience!

Josie Weston’s Camp America Experience!

Date:Wednesday, 17 July 2019

Little did I know stepping on to that plane four years ago would be one of my most life changing ...

What I wish I had known for Camp

What I wish I had known for Camp

Date:Friday, 15 March 2019

What I wish I had known for Camp.

When doing Camp America You get told so much information it's ...

 
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