is a beautiful, sprawling, 22-acre day
camp located on Captain's Pond in nearby
Salem, NH. With a sandy waterfront beach,
open fields, wooded areas, 2 covered
pavilions and a brand new Main Cabin,
there is plenty of room for children to
spread out and enjoy a real outdoor
adventure. Activities include: swimming,
boating, arts & nature crafts, sports,
games, fishing, hiking and outdoor living
and survival skills. Our open format
allows each camper opportunities
throughout the day to select activities
that are of interest to them.
YWCA Campership Fund
Did you know that summer camp can hold the
key to stemming summer learning loss,
helping to close the achievement gap for
low-income youth? According to the
Partnership for Children and Youth's
Summer Matters Initiative, summer camp
programs like Y-Wood which "emphasize
developing soft skills - strengthening
peer relationships and ties with adults
and developing persistence - that shape
students' motivation and self-confidence"
yield long-term academic and social
A week of camp costs $165, including
transportation, with financial aid
available to those in need. Your gift of
any amount will help assure that every
child can afford the opportunities
provided through the enrichment and wonder
of summer camp.
Make a secure online donation
or mail a check to:
YWCA GL, Attn: Campership Fund, 38
Lawrence Street, Lawrence, MA 01840.
Questions? Call Cesar at 978.687.0331.