By donating to Children’s Hospital Colorado Burn Camps Program, you are investing in the lives of young burn survivors. Using physical and emotional challenges in a safe and supportive environment, camp gives the survivors a chance to realize that nothing has to stand in their way. Our program is unique because we focus on the long-term development of the camper. The week-long summer camp is our flagship program and we’ve added Winter Camp, Family Camp, Young Adults Retreat, and other programs to address additional needs for a full continuum of care. We believe that the progression through our program gives a young person the tools and skills they need to accomplish their dreams.
But without your donations, we can’t continue to run our programs and give young people the same opportunities. We invite you to be a part of this magical community of dedicated individuals who work together to change lives. And in the end, you may realize that it was your own life that was changed the most.
What your dollars can do:
$25 – Graham crackers and marshmallows and the opportunity to start to heal by sharing a burn story in a safe environment among friends
$50 – Entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park and seeing the grand mountains for the first time and realizing anything is possible.
$100 – A day of technical climbing on Christmas tree rock and the satisfaction of knowing that reaching this personal peak is just the beginning
$250 – Lift ticket and ski lessons at Steamboat Springs Resort and a chance to learn and excel at a completely new adventure
$500 – Spaghetti and salad for opening night meal where friends come together to share stories of years past and new friendships are made
$750 — Three-day horseback for 10 campers and the opportunity to care for the community as much as the self
$1000 – Send one child to burn camp for a week that will transform their life forever
$1500 — Transportation from Denver Airport to Estes Park for all campers to a magical place in the mountains that lets kids listen to a voice they haven’t heard in a long time–their own
$5,000 – Sponsor Family Camp and give families a time to experience healing and grow together after a trauma
$10,000 – Sponsor the Young Adult Retreat and provide a weekend of learning and growth for 18-25 year-olds which includes lessons on personal finance, stewardship and culminates with a community sharing of personal mission statements
$15,000 – Sponsor the medical costs for a week
$25,000 – Sponsor Winter Camp and allow campers to challenge themselves on and off the mountain as they learn new skills and take part in curriculum designed to extend their thinking