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Get Outside

The world around us has changed. Activities that were once declining have made a resurgence during the pandemic and “getting outside” has become a necessary pastime for our mental, emotional, and physical health. In the last year, nature reminded us that fresh air, trees, water, and sun are so [...]

June 1, 2021|Events|

UW Phi Kappa Tau Volunteers and Fundraises for Camp Korey

Partnership In 2005, Camp Korey officially became a member of the SeriousFun Children’s Network founded by actor and philanthropist, Paul Newman. Today, Camp Korey is among 28 global sister camps specifically designed for children living with complex medical conditions and illnesses. Newman’s vision was to provide a different kind [...]

April 15, 2021|Camp News, Volunteer Spotlight|

Meet the People Behind Camp: Matthew Cook

Recently our parent organization, SeriousFun Children's Network, interviewed Camp Korey's new Chief Program Officer, Matthew Cook. Read on to meet Matty! Sarah Luft, Brand Associate, SeriousFun Children's Network Matthew Cook, Chief Program Officer, Camp Korey Who are the people who make camp happen and bring all the magic to life? More than [...]

March 12, 2021|Camp News, Home Page, Staff Spotlight|

Black History Month: Thinking Outside the Box

Camp Korey is honored to serve a diverse population of campers, families, staff, volunteers, and donors. As we continue to grow, we are excited to spotlight and share resources that recognize that diversity. This February, as we honor Black History Month, we are highlighting a list of resources and activities [...]

February 25, 2021|Awareness & Resources|

Apply Today for 2021 Spring and Summer Camp!

Warm Fuzzies from beautiful Camp Korey to all of you, our campers, families, parents and caregivers! We know that this year has been one filled with opportunities to find creative ways to do traditional things, explore unique ways to stay connected, and discover the true meaning of camp.  As I [...]

February 1, 2021|Camp News, Family Weekends, Summer Camp|

When You Are Here, You Are Family

Overcoming Challenges are overcome every day at Camp Korey. We see first-hand, in real-time, when these transformational experiences happen. It is a cherished gift. Carson’s story is one that resonates with every camper, volunteer, counselor, and family. At Camp, he has authored his own Book of Firsts from overcoming his [...]

December 29, 2020|15 Years of Fun, Camper Spotlight, Stories|

Announcing our 2020 Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to our Camp Korey 2020 Volunteer of the Year, Dominique! To help us tell Camp’s story, we turned to someone that knows first-hand exactly what Camp Korey means to our campers, Camper Alumna and Volunteer brand storyteller – Dominique Joan.   In 2020, Dominique generously volunteered over 230+ hours [...]

December 4, 2020|15 Years of Fun, Stories, Volunteer Spotlight|
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