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Dream Camp Fine Arts Program Goes B.I.G.

Each year, students in Senior Camp get to choose to participate in Music Production, Dance, or Art as a part of our Fine Arts Program. This summer’s Senior Camp Show was titled “Go B.I.G” (Be In Gratitude). Students worked together to produce a piece that focused on one or two of the 8 ESF Virtues of Character: Kindness, Respect, Community,…


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Hear From Our Youth

Dream Camp to me is a place where I found myself and created lifelong friends. Through all my years, at Dream Camp, the counselors each slowly developed me into the leader I am today. Because of them I became a M.I.T. (Mentor In Training). From there, I became a YLP (Young Leader) and I slowly moved up the ranks to…


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Healthy Eating Program


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Healthy Eating at Dream Camp

One chef creates a healthy lunch for under two dollars.


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Poetry Project

This past semester, students in the fourth and sixth grade in the after-school program at Girard College were able to have an experience unlike any other we have offered before. Given an opportunity to learn different artistic styles through a photography class offered by Ms. Adina Shapiro, the students took what they learned and worked collaboratively to create their own…


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Healthy Living Discussion

In partnership with the Vetri Foundation for Children, Dream Camp has created a healthy living program for students during the five-week summer camp program.  The healthy living program includes regular exercise and a nutritious diet with a variety of fruits, vegetables, fish, and healthy alternatives to desserts.  The program has had a tremendous impact.  Dream Camp has seen a transformation…


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Dream Camp High School Graduates Are Heading to College

This year 100% of Dream Camp’s high school graduates are attending two and four year colleges and universities. This is the greatest measure of the program’s impact.   Dream Camp’s 2012 graduates currently attend the following colleges and universities: Community College of Philadelphia Delaware Valley College Howard University Pace University Spelman College Widener University      


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Corporate Citizenship Award

The ESF Dream Camp Foundation and ESF Camps were awarded the 2012 MassMutual Citizenship Award. This award recognizes the exemplary partnership between Dream Camp, as a non-profit, and ESF Camps, as a for-profit, to provide after-school programs, summer programs and mentoring to children in the region.


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