Campership Challenge is an easy, fun way to support the many camp programs put on by Children’s Cancer Connection. Camp programs include a weeklong Oncology Camp, a weeklong Sibling Camp, Day Camps in Central and Eastern Iowa, and weekend-long Family Camps. Whether you’re a camper or staff member, a former camper or staff member, a parent, grandparent, or family friend, all can join in raising funds to support these amazing programs!

 

ABOUT CAMPERSHIP CHALLENGE:

While all of Children’s Cancer Connection’s camp programs are offered at little-to-no-cost to each one of our families, that doesn’t mean they’re free to put on. Campership Challenge was created as a way for those to join in our efforts to help support these one-of-a-kind camps that mean so much to hundreds of families across the state affected by childhood cancer. Anyone can participate in raising funds, and each participant will receive some fun incentives as a way to say thank you!

 

HOW TO GET INVOLVED:

We’ll help you set up your personal Campership Challenge fundraising page. You can personalize this page to tell your own story of why supporting Children’s Cancer Connection and camp programs is important to you. Your page will have a goal you’ll set, and you’ll earn badges for different milestones. You’ll share this page with friends and family to help you raise funds for camp. The more money you raise and badges you get, the more you support camp programs that help families affected by childhood cancer. Plus, you’ll also receive some cool incentives!

 

We will have a “Starter Pack” available soon to help you plan your fundraising efforts!

 

2020 INCENTIVES:

Fundraisers who are currently enrolled in camp or are on staff for Oncology or Sibling camp for 2020 will earn the “Staff/Camper Incentives.” Any other fundraisers (parents, grandparents, supporters of CCC) will earn the “Other Participant Incentives.” Deadline to receive prizes at camp for Oncology week staff/camper prizes is May 15th.  Deadline to receive prizes at camp for Sibling week staff/camper prizes is July 10th.  Campership Challenge will end August 31st.  

 

Staff/Camper Incentives:

$10,000- Pizza party with drinks for your entire Cabin for Thursday Lunch

$4,000- Your name on a cabin sign at one of the weeks of camp

$2,500- Camp Heart Connection Logoed Jacket

$1,000- A shout-out on our Facebook page from the camp director

$400- 2020 Campership Challenge Shirt (I helped a kid go to Camp Heart Connection!)

$25- Traditional CCC Sunglasses

 

Other Participant Incentives:

$10,000- One-night stay at the CCC House (up to 10 people)! Date of your choice (CCC activities will take priority in a conflicting date).

$4,000- Your name on a cabin sign at one of the weeks of camp

$2,500- Camp Heart Connection Logoed Jacket

$1,000- A shout-out on our Facebook page from the camp director

$400- 2020 Campership Challenge Shirt (I helped a kid go to Camp Heart Connection!)

$25- Traditional CCC Sunglasses

 

*If a prize is unavailable, you may be provided with a comparable item.

 

 

 

CREATING YOUR PAGE AND GETTTING STARTED:

1.      Follow THIS LINK to set up your personal fundraising page.

2.      Download our Starter Pack to help you get started. (Starter Pack will be available soon!)

3.      Share your page on social media or through email with all your friends and family.  Have them join you in supporting Children’s Cancer Connection’s camp programs!

4.      The more you raise, the more support you are providing for camp programs and fun incentives you’ll receive.