Camping Professionals 


The work of Overnight Camps presents unique opportunities and challenges in financial development. Specific workshops, events and forums are included in our conference, geared specifically to the needs of Y Camping Professionals. Be sure to join us at the following:

YMCA Camp Surf Tour B

Wednesday, April 26   
9:15 – 3:30 pm

Fee: $45 includes transportation, lunch, and tour
Advance sign-up and additional fee required

Sponsor:  CampMinder

Details can be found on YMCA Impact Tours page of this website.

Camping Professionals Social

Wednesday, April 26   
6:30 - 8:30 pm


Sponsor: CampDoc.com

Meet at the CampDoc.com booth in the exhibits area for a short walk to the Harbor House Restaurant in Seaport Village for an evening of networking and dinner (cost of dinner is on your own).

Hot Topics for Camp

Thursday, April 27   
8:15 - 10:15 am


Look for camp specific Hot Topics during this table group discussion experience. Submit ideas for topics to:  Tom Madeyski, NAYDO Camping Liaison, tmadeyski@ymca.org.

Philanthropy Forum: Camping Professionals

Friday, April 28    
3:45 - 5:00 pm (during Round 7 of Educational Track Workshops)


Facilitated by John Duntley, Y-USA Senior Camping Specialist, and Tom Madeyski, Regional VP Camping, YMCA of San Diego County, this session will share examples of successful financial development in camp. Bring your success stories and questions to share with colleagues. Learn about exciting opportunities raising funds specifically for camp programs and facilities.