"Camp Kesem instilled in me the belief that I can succeed. It opened my eyes to see that I can truly make a positive difference in someone else's life." ~Counselor
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Get Involved

Camp Kesem is an agent of growth because of the energy of our volunteers, college student leaders, camper families, and donors.  Whoever you are, wherever you are - you can help bring the life-changing benefits of Camp Kesem to more families coping with cancer. 

Learn more below about the different ways that you can help Camp Kesem grow, locally or nationally.  Then contact us to get started: magic@campkesem.org


Join an existing Camp Kesem!

Start a Camp Kesem on your campus and bring the life-changing benefits of Camp Kesem to your community.
Contact our national program directors to learn more - info@campkesem.org


Apply to be a Camp Kesem Camper:  Kids ages 6-13 with a parent who has (or has had) cancer are eligible to apply to Camp Kesem.  Click here to find a camp near you!


If you were a counselor, coordinator, or student volunteer and have graduated from the Camp Kesem program, click here to register for the Camp Kesem Alumni Association.  The CKAA will enable alumni to stay involved and help continue to serve Camp Kesem campers and families across the country after they have graduated.   


Volunteer for Camp Kesem. To learn more, email us at  magic@campkesem.org - We welcome the chance to speak with you to explore your areas of interest. There are a variety of opportunities available for you to get involved with Camp Kesem either nationally or with your local campus chapter.

The Camp Kesem Family Fundraising Packet came together in response to inquiries from campers, families, donors and other caring members of the community who expressed an interest in fundraising for Camp Kesem. Download your packet today for creative ways you can help raise awareness and support for Camp Kesem in your community.

Camp Kesem Share the Magic - you provide the location, food, drinks and friends... we provide the parent, camper, and student speakers to share the Kesem "magic" with those close to you. Click HERE for your downloadable kit, then contact us today to plan your event: magic@campkesem.org


Every gift makes a difference, Donate Now to Camp Kesem, thank you.