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    Camp CARE {Cancer Ain't Really the End} was formed in 1985 by a group of health-care professionals. Staffed entirely by volunteers...

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Fun Stuff

How do you keep a rhinoceros from charging?
Take away his credit cards.

How much do pirates pay for their earrings?
A Buccaneer

25% of your bones are located in your feet.

A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside! Anyone want to try?

The world's largest S'more weighed 789 lbs!

Camp is a great place to try new activities and hobbies. Afraid of rock walls? Ever jumped off the diving board? Slept outside? According to research, 74% of campers reported that they tried new activities at camp that they were afraid to do at first. And, those activities often leave lasting impressions.

After participating in a camp talent show, as a camp counselor, Denzel Washington decided to focus on acting as a career. Looks like it was a good choice.

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Recent Posts

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    By: Carrie Keuten, Executive Director, Camp CARE October – a new month, a new awareness! cour·age noun \[kur-ij, kuhr-]\: the ability to do something that you know is difficult or dangerous: mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty. We started something new at Camp CARE a couple of years ago, […]

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  • Charlotte Oktoberfest to benefit Camp CARE

    Charlotte Oktoberfest is taking place on Saturday, Sept. 27 at the North Carolina Music Factory near uptown Charlotte. More than 100 breweries from across the Southeast and around the world will be presenting, serving more than 350 different beers. And how is this relevant to Camp CARE?! Well, we are very fortunate that Camp CARE […]

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