923 Reasons to Send Your Kids to Camp Mini-Yo-We in 2021

Rich Birch Blog

Hosting campers during a pandemic is not theoretical for us. Camp Mini-Yo-We has hosted 923 guests since the start of the pandemic, with zero transmission. Here’s what we’ve learned as we look ahead to Summer 2021.

The Three Cs of the Summer of 2021 at Camp Mini-Yo-We

Rich Birch Blog

The summer of 2021 is going to be a historic one at Camp Mini-Yo-We! Your kids have the chance to be a part of Mini-Yo-We as we make history together! This is the perfect season for you to encourage your kids to come and attend Camp. It will be momentous for so many reasons that you will be learning more …

How is Mini-Yo-We Improving Activities in 2021?

Rich Birch Blog

We would like to bring you up to speed on a number of changes made at Camp Mini-Yo-We around how we will carry out our activities and instructions this coming summer. These changes, we believe, will improve our activities.

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: …

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 …

5 Ways to Invite Friends to Summer 2020

Spencer Tamming Blog

You love Camp Mini-Yo-We, right? You’re excited that your kids are coming to Mini-Yo-We this summer, right? So why not share it with a friend! We’ve said it before that Camp is better with friends, and we are on a mission to make is as easy as possible for you to share the Camp experience! We also want to reward …

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 …