We hired an Executive Director!

As we celebrate another summer of ministry at Camp Amnicon, we have some exciting news to share. After more than a year of planning for the future and defining goals for growth, the Board of Directors pleased to announce that we have hired a new executive director! Jesse Weiss comes to us equipped with experience […]

By |September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We hired an Executive Director!

Volunteer Work Weekend – Please join us, Sept 7-9!

Our summer season has come to an end, which means it’s time to start getting the Amnicon site ready for winter. Every year, when we look at our to-do list at the end of the season, one thing becomes very clear: we need your help! Besides that, we just like the company of other service-minded […]

By |August 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Volunteer Work Weekend – Please join us, Sept 7-9!

Mark Your Calendar! Packs & Paddles Benefit Fundraiser April 28th

Our annual benefit fundraiser is April 28th at
University Lutheran Church of Hope this year! 
Packs and Paddles is an opportunity to show your support for campers in need – kids in foster care, those living in the inner city, people who have been impacted by abuse or violence. Your generous support will help provide these campers with […]

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Mark Your Calendar! Open Enroll Adventure Trips!

Come join us this summer doing what we do best- wilderness adventures! Check out our open enroll options for this summer! Whatever your age or experience level, these trips are full of fun and adventure. We’d love to have you join us! Pricing is flexible, and space is limited. Contact Us right away to reserve your spot!
Flambeau […]

By |April 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mark Your Calendar! Open Enroll Adventure Trips!

Now Hiring – Executive Director!

We’re looking for a new Executive Director!
Responsibilities:
To provide management and oversight of Camp Amnicon’s programs and operations. As chief Executive Officer, the Executive Director provides leadership being responsible for carrying out and expanding the mission of the organization. The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors, and is responsible for the hiring, supervision, and […]

By |March 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Now Hiring – Executive Director!

New Mission! New Values! Same Amnicon!

We are very excited to announce that we now have a new Mission Statement and set of Core Values! Our Board of Directors has been working hard to put these together. For nearly a year, a Strategic Task Force talked with our campers, staff, volunteers, donors, and guests about what is it that makes us […]

By |March 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Mission! New Values! Same Amnicon!

$50,000 Matching Donation – Now through Years-End!

Year-End Matching Gift:
$50,000 Donation Match!

GIVE NOW!

Giving to Camp Amnicon now is most effective. All contributions are tax-deductible, and every dollar up to $50,000 will be matched by an anonymous donor through the end of the year! Give now to double your gift!

Help us bring more young people into Amnicon’s […]

By |November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on $50,000 Matching Donation – Now through Years-End!

Winter Camping or an Amnicon Hermitage Cabin? Which would you pick?

Greetings once again from Camp Amnicon! And a Happy New Year!

It’s a balmy 2°F by the Lake today. Frankly, I’m too scared to look at the wind chill. Are you staying warm this January?

Well, just in case you’ve decided desperate times call for desperate measures, here are a few tips from some winter camping enthusiasts […]

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Guest Post: Audrey Dontje Lindell on Changing the World and Being Changed

Audrey has spent two summers at Amnicon as a guide, and next summer she’ll take on the role of Summer Assistant Director. Here, she reflects beautifully on the impact that her experiences at camp have had on her.

“At Luther College, I am defined by where I’m from (St. Peter, MN), my year (last), my area […]

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“I Changed From Before I Came To Camp”: One Camper’s Canoe Trip Adventure

Dasiyah and a group of her friends went on an Amnicon canoeing trip last summer. Many of them, including outspoken Dasiyah, were pretty nervous about spending all of that time in the woods. Here’s what Dasiyah had to say at the end of her trip!

“I changed from before I came to camp—I was petrified of […]

By |November 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on “I Changed From Before I Came To Camp”: One Camper’s Canoe Trip Adventure