The Mobile Day Camp will: • Provide 14 well trained counselors• Bring the necessary equipment to run programs • Train your adult and teen volunteers• Offer children and families in your community an innovative, fun, and exciting day camp program
Churches will:• Provide housing and meals during the week they’re hosting. (7 nights, Saturday-Saturday)• Invite and provide scholarships for campers outside of their congregation.• Recruit 80-100 campers to attend Mobile Day Camp.• Complete a checklist and planning documents provided by Discipleship Ministries to ensure readiness before, during, and after their week of camp.• Select a Mobile Day Camp Coordinator who will be the contact person for the Camps Office and will be responsible for organizing host homes, meals, recruiting campers and volunteers, advertising/promoting camp, and coordinating church participation.
1. 6-8 ClassroomsCampers will be split into 6 groups. Each group will need its own room for small group time. Each room will need space for 10-15 campers, 2 counselors, and 1-2 volunteers.In addition to the above room requirements, we will also need a room for our administrative staff to connect to reliable internet, take care of registration tasks, and store supplies.
2. Large Gathering RoomAt the beginning and end of each day, campers will participate in a camper rally which will require a large room with space for kids to dance to loud music, watch skits, worship, and watch videos using a projector.
3. Outdoor SpaceFor outside activities, we will need enough open space for large group games, archery equipment, 1-2 inflatables, and outdoor electricity and water hookups.