Description

Volunteer at one of our 2021 summer camp sessions! We run camps every summer for Utah kids being treated for cancer (& similarly-treated disorders), and their siblings. We are currently recruiting volunteers for our summer camp sessions, including medical staff and cancer survivors. Volunteers are needed for the following camp sessions; most volunteers serve at a single session only.
* Day Camp / Hobé Juniors: Thurs June 10 to Sat June 12, for campers aged 4 to 6 years. Day campers (4-5 year olds) do not stay overnight, while Hobé Juniors (6 year olds) have a 1-night overnight
* Kids Week: Sun June 13 to Fri June 18, overnight resident camp for campers aged 7 to 11 years
* Teen Week: Sun June 20 to Fri June 25, overnight resident camp for campers aged 12 to 19 years
* Note: Depending on the current COVID-19 situation, all or part of the sessions may be conducted virtually.
Organization's Mission: Camp Hobe' is a special psychosocial support program for kids being treated for cancer (or similarly-treated disorders) and their families. Our mission is to create an atmosphere that enhances self-esteem, fosters independence and friendship, and creates a sense of belonging.
Organization's Programs and Services: Summer camp programs, family outing programs
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement: Camp Hobé embraces and encourages diversity in many forms. We are committed to inclusivity among our community members, including all campers, camper families, volunteers, and staff members. We strive to provide inclusive programs in a safe and supportive environment for everyone, regardless of their background, race, nationality, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, belief, age, class, or socioeconomic status. We respect, welcome, encourage, and engage diverse perspectives.
Skills & Talents of Ideal Candidate: enthusiasm, positive attitude, patience
What Can this Position offer the Applicant?: Volunteering for Camp Hobé is a great experience for anyone. We play outside, work with great kids, and eat yummy food!
Meeting Frequency: varies
Meeting Times: varies
Meeting Location: varies
Overall Time Commitment: Summer camp session
Current Number of Board Members: 13
Current Number of Board Vacancies: 4
Application Process/Instructions: Visit our volunteer page at https://camphobekids.org/home/volunteer/ to learn more about the available positions, access the online application, and read job descriptions.

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact Name: Christina Beckwith
Email: wapitimama@camphobekids.org