What Employers Say About Young People Who Work at Mini-Yo-We!

Mini-Yo-We Blog

Are you considering serving at Camp Mini-Yo-We this summer? Or are you perhaps a parent contemplating whether it is “worth” allowing your young person to work at Mini-Yo-We this summer?  Camp Mini-Yo-We’s mission is to develop tomorrow’s leaders through life-changing adventures in God’s creation. At the heart of this mission are young leaders who have chosen to be a part …

5 Perks of Registering Before March 1st

Mini-Yo-We Blog

Still on the fence about camp this summer? Now is the best time to get your kids signed up for Summer 2020 at Camp Mini-Yo-We! Not only is spacing filling up (some sessions are 97% sold out), but we have some great “extra perks” for families that get registered this week. Here are 5 perks of registering before March 1st: …

Jump in! The 2019 Christmas Campaign is Coming to a Close!

Rich Birch Christmas Campaign

Now is the time to act and support the mission of Camp Mini-Yo-We! Time is running out to participate in this year’s Christmas Campaign. Our goal is to raise $107,000 before December 31st, 2019. Click here to learn more and to give. This year, your donations will go towards two strategically important areas that will push our ministry forward. We’re …

Merry Christmas… and Happy New Washrooms!

Rich Birch Christmas Campaign

Merry Christmas from Camp Mini-Yo-We! We know that is Christmas Week, but we’re super excited about toilets and sinks and urinals and the list goes on! This year’s Christmas Campaign is in full swing and friends like you are excited about the fact that we’re updating the washrooms at our Boys Camp site! REALLY! For 25 years, Boys Camp has …

WOW! Camp Mini-Yo-We Announces a First-time Camper Guarantee!

Mini-Yo-We Blog

Are you considering sending your kids to Mini-Yo-We for the first time, but you’re not sure if they are going to like it? Maybe you would love to see your friends’ kids join your kids at Mini-Yo-We this year, but they are hesitating because they are unsure if they are going to enjoy themselves. We are so confident that your …

Did you know you can donate stocks to Camp Mini-Yo-We?

Rich Birch Blog

There are a number of friends in our donor community that donate stocks and securities to Camp Mini-Yo-We as part of their way to support our mission. An article in the Globe & Mail last month explained the process, and it got us thinking that some members of our community might be unaware of this method of giving to Camp. …

6 Benefits of Working at a Summer Camp in 2020

Spencer Tamming Blog

You have a lot of options when it comes to summer jobs. You could work at a burger joint flipping burgers, deep frying fries, and sweating it out with impatient customers. You could buy a trailer and try to start a grass cutting business and have to wonder every week whether the grass will grow enough by next week to …

5 Examples of School Trip Fundraising Ideas

Rich Birch Blog

Every year at Camp Mini-Yo-We we host school groups for various types of class trips. These experiences add incredible value to the lives of students as they get a chance to be away from the typical pattern of school life and enhance their learning with some outdoors experience. Here some examples of the types of school trips that we host …