Camp ChiMer summer camp

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National Kidney Foundation Serving Kansas, Western Missouri & Oklahoma

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Camp ChiMer is a unique, 5 day overnight summer camp for children ages 9-18 who are undergoing peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, or have had a kidney transplant. Due to the complexity of kidney disease, most children are not able to attend regular summer camps.

Volunteer opportunities are:

Camp Counselors- volunteers needed to stay for the full week and spend time with the campers as their cabin leader with 3-5 kids per cabin.

Day Time Volunteers- volunteers needed to help facilitate set up & tear down of activities, assistance with breakfast, lunch, dinner. Day volunteers are welcome to participate one day or all five days.

Activity Volunteers - volunteers needed to facilitate an activity for the kids. This would be a painting class, jewelry making class, dance class, gaga ball, basketball tournament, leadership class, clay making, and any other class that is suitable for a camp. Volunteers are welcome to bring their own supplies or we can provided the supplies as needed. This would be a class for about 40-45 campers.

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WHEN

Fri Jul 26, 2019 - Wed Jul 31, 2019
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM  

WHERE

16200 E US Hwy 40Kansas City, MO 64136

(39.03506,-94.39064)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Dance
  • Painting
  • Pottery
  • Pediatrics
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Camp ChiMer is a 5 day overnight summer camp. Camp Counselors would need to stay the full 5 days. For Day & Activity Volunteers a minimum of 2 hours is required. However, you are welcome to volunteer longer. Can also come 1 day or all 5 days.
  • Interested volunteers please register on our website at: www.kidney.org/campchimer

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