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The Healing Power of Joy in Nature

The Healing Power of Joy in Nature

The following article appeared in the Spring 2021 issue of Thacher, the magazine of The Thacher School. To view the original article, click here. How Tyfahra Singleton CdeP 1996 went from hating camping to running a summer camp for Oakland’s youth. What kind of work...

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2020 Impact Report

2020 Impact Report

This year's report focuses on the impacts made during the 2020 fiscal year, including the success of our virtual camp, how our organization helped a former camper transform into an influential camp counselor, a spotlight on our donors, a message from the executive...

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Color Celebration Time

Color Celebration Time

Massive water fight + colors! We had a really meaningful and fun time during our Camp Phoenix Color Celebration, where campers and staff discuss the ways that our community is unique but also similar. Campers thought about the causes of discrimination and bullying,...

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Visit to the Farm

Visit to the Farm

Every summer we visit a local farm and this year we went to Vida Verde! Vida Verde showed us how to milk goats, make cheese, and eat healthy, organic fresh foods. We picked ripe, sweet strawberries and helped harvest cabbage and pick weeds! We even held baby goats....

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