January 23, 2012

Help Us Promote Our Summer Camps

Our beautiful new yard signs are available at the office. We need your help to promote both Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe. By posting one of these signs in your yard, we can raise awareness about our great summer camps!   The signs will be available to pick up at […]
January 23, 2012

Supplies Needed for Camp and Before and After School Sites

The following supplies are needed for Before and After School: Construction Paper (all Colors) /Paper Mechanical Pencils /Erasers Dry Erase markers /Markers /Sidewalk Chalk Stickers /Coloring Books Sport Balls (football, soccer, kick balls, Rhino Skin Coated, Soft balls) hula hoops /Frisbees /jump ropes Foam Blocks /Building toys Modeling Clay & […]
January 11, 2012

In Memory of Gwendolyn Campbell Trudeau M.D.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a long time member and friend of Camp Fire USA, Gwendolyn Campbell Trudeau M.D. Gwen Trudeau was a camper, CIT, and counselor at Camp Wyandot.  She was a parent of Camp Fire kids and a Camp Wyandot volunteer with […]
December 1, 2011

New Executive Director wants to hear from you!

Lindsey Christ is our new Executive Director and she wants to hear what you think about the future of our Council! Join us at the annual meeting (information listed below) to meet her and share your thoughts. Come and give Lindsey you best idea for Camp Fire.  Everyone will have […]
November 30, 2011

Results from The Big Give

Thanks to all of you who donated during the Columbus Foundation Big Give.  Camp Fire received $14,137.  This includes donations and a 13% match from the Columbus Foundation.  The 3% credit card fee we were expecting  was  reimbursed by a grant from the Columbus Foundation.  We will not received a […]
November 27, 2011

Camp Fire Kids Before and After School Program

Camp Fire Kids is our before and afterschool program for kids in grades K-5.  We are located in two charter schools in the west side of Columbus.  We have 27 kids that we serve at the Imagine School at Harrisburg Pike and we have 42 kids we serve at the Imagine […]
November 26, 2011

Change to Camp Atagahi

The Camp Fire Board of Directors has decided to suspend the sponsorship of Camp Atagahi at this time.  The grief camp programming will continue under new sponsorship and a new name.  We will provide contact information and post it on our website when we receive it.  We hope the grief […]
November 17, 2011

On the passing of Ally Morrow

Camp Fire USA expresses its condolences to the family and friends of Ally Morrow. She was a good friend to Camp Fire. Ally Morrow was a Camp Fire Girl, a Camp Wyandot counselor and our Executive Director in the during the 1940s and 1950s.   She continued to support Camp […]
November 16, 2011

Beautiful Lia Sophia jewelry can help Camp Fire!

Jane Mitchell (Darby) will be hosting a Lia Sophia jewelry party at Hannah Cather”s (Wolf) house in the Upper Arlington area on December 5th starting at 6:30.  On-line ordering is also available. See the instructions below to order online.  The Lia Sophia Advisor, Teresa J. Geron is donating 100% of […]
November 16, 2011

Give the gift of Camp Wyandot this Christmas!

We all wish we could purchase meaningful gifts for our        loved ones that they will use and appreciate, while receiving a good value. Well now you can!  Buy a gift certificate for one week at Camp Wyandot to give to your child, grandchild, other relative or special friend. If you […]
October 26, 2011

We made more memories!

The 7th Annual Camp Fire Luncheon was held October 15, 2011. We celebrated our day and overnight camps and Camp Fire groups and clubs. Our long history was recalled by current and past Camp Fire members. Extensive displays of memorabilia and a silent auction were enjoyed by all. We raised […]
October 24, 2011

Rent a cabin at Camp Wyandot

Camp Wyandot is tucked in alongside of Clear Creek Metro Park, deep in a valley in the Hocking Hills region. Cabins range from rustic with restrooms a short walk away to those equipped with electricity, kitchen and bathroom.  You can rent individual cabins or the entire camp. Kayaks and canoes […]