We’re Bringing Summer Fun to Kids with Camp ScholarshipsApril 24, 2018
Remember how much fun you had at camp as a kid? We’re excited to bring that joyful experience to young people this summer and have partnered with some of the very best nonprofits in our footprint to provide $104,000 in Summer Camp Scholarships. This years camps offer all kinds of interesting, safe and engaging activities including Scouting, STEAM education, theater and youth empowerment.
Each participating charity has funding from OceanFirst Foundation that enables them to award scholarships of up $250 per child to cover the cost of camp. Grants recipients include: American Association of University Women, Atlantic County, American Littoral Society, Barnegat Bay Decoy & Baymen’s Museum, Boys & Girls Club of Atlantic City, Boys & Girls Club of Monmouth County, Boy Scouts, Garden State Council, Boy Scouts of America, Jersey Shore Council, Boy Scouts of America, Monmouth Council, Cape Assist, Cape May Stage, Chariot Riders, Collier Youth Services, Concerned Citizens of Whitesboro, Egg Harbor Township Police Athletic League, Foster & Adoptive Family Services, Girl Scouts of Central and Southern New Jersey, Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore, Learning Disabilities Organization of Monmouth & Ocean ( Amp Zone), Levoy Theatre, Millville Development Corporation, Muscular Dystrophy Association , National Inventors Hall of Fame/Bayville School, New Jersey Audubon Nature Center of Cape May, Ocean City Arts Center, Ocean County YMCA, Phoenix Productions , The Southwest Council, St. Francis Center, United Advocacy Group, United Way of Monmouth & Ocean Counties and Write on Sports.
Have a great summer and don’t forget to wear your sunscreen!