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Summer Volunteer Counselor Opportunity

Posted 2014-01-31
At a Glance –

Company:
Camp AmeriKids
88 Hamilton Ave
Stamford, Connecticut

Job Type:
Internship (TBD)

Job Location:
Warwick, NY

Job Description

Camp AmeriKids, a summer camp for children living with the challenges of HIV/AIDS and sickle cell disease, is looking for caring, responsible, energetic and fun counselors for our 2014 season. A volunteer counselor team is responsible for the 24-hour supervision of a cabin and maintains a camper to counselor ratio of about 2 to1. Counselors spend each day of the one week camp session with their cabin group as they rotate through a schedule of activities and participate in new and exciting workshops provided by the program staff. The cabin counselor's enthusiastic participation in all aspects of camp, from meals and activities to nightly special events and cabin chats, is crucial in creating a memorable camp experience for our campers. Counselors are expected to be role models, sources of energy and ideas, and are a key part of the Camp AmeriKids community. Room & board at our site in Warwick, NY is provided. Volunteers can apply for one or both of the following sessions:
Session One: July 28th August 4th
Session Two: August 9th August 16th
Applications are available on our website www.campamerikids.org. Please contact us if you are interested in more information.

Hours: TBD
Type: Internship

Contact

Isabel Kaufman
203-658-9671
ikaufman@amerikids.org

Company Description

The mission of Camp AmeriKids is to enhance the lives of youth living with the challenges of HIV/AIDS and sickle cell disease by providing an enriching summer camp experience, year-round skill building and a supported transition to adulthood.

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