Marion Sunrisers Kiwanis Club invites Camp Courageous to give presentation.

A big thank you to Nancy Domer for inviting camp to give a presentation to the Marion Sunrisers Kiwanis Club. This group has been supporting camp since the very early years of the camp. These long time supporters meet at the Marion Hy-Vee and have traveled to camp on numerous occasions to donate items, like [...]

Bev Daws with Hope United Church donates much needed items to Camp Courageous

Bev Daws with Hope United Church and Patrick J. Shanahan Post 788 VFW dropped off another wonderful donation of quilts, arts and crafts supplies, personal care items, and other much needed items. Its always nice to visit with Bev and camp is so appreciative of all their gifts.

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NICC nursing students volunteer at Camp Courageous

We had another great group of nursing students from NICC volunteer with respite care again this fall. Mary Jo Friedmann (4th from left) always brings a great group of students to volunteer as counselors and get some good experience with our campers. Thanks to students Amber Kane, Tom Collins, Sheri Burke, Allison Scheckel, Sierrah Streeper, [...]

Linders donate canoe to Camp Courageous

A big thank you to Pat and Tom Linder for their donation of a beautiful canoe to Camp Courageous. Canoeing is a very popular activity at camp and we can’t wait to use this canoe on the new Lake Todd in 2015. Thank you to Pat and Tom for bringing the canoe to camp all [...]

Camp Courageous saddened by loss of Phoebe Keck

I had the good fortune to meet Phoebe Keck through Muriel Allan back in the 80s. Over the years Phoebe would collect items for Camp Courageous off its needs list. She always wrote the most wonderful notes.

Phoebe was a class act and an inspiration to so many of us on giving back to our [...]