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2022 Cancellation Responses

2022 Cancellation Responses

After we notified campers that we were cancelling camp for 2022, some of them wrote back. Here is what they said: Looking forward to 2023! – Todd Silverstein Hi all (Virginia and Marlin and any others), While this is disappointing, you made the right call. …

Menus

Menus

Cabin Assignments

Cabin Assignments

Evening Dances

Evening Dances

The only events that are organized by the camp are the evening dances. Orcas Summer Camp owns a modest sound system that is used at camp each year. The sound system does not have enough microphones, so Orcas Summer Camp would rent mics, mic stands, …

Camp Equipment

Camp Equipment

There is a fair amount of equipment that belongs to Orcas Summer Camp. It has been purchased over the years as needed. It is currently stored in Virginia and Marlin’s basement. It is a lot of stuff. This is not an exhaustive list. Kitchen Equipment …

Camp Staff

Camp Staff

Besides Virginia and Marlin Prowell, there are two people who had regular tasks each year at Orcas Camp. They were admitted to camp for free for their work but otherwise not paid.

Michael Hobart would help organize the kitchen, especially the dry goods storage room when first arriving at camp. He would also set up and tear down the sound system in the main hall. Lastly, he also helped with the grilling for both Saturday and Sunday night dinners.

Dave Andrews has a truck. For the last few years, he would pick up the propane grills on Thursday, deliver them to camp on Friday, and return them to the rental company on Monday.

Financial Information

Financial Information

As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, we file a Balance Sheet/Profit and Loss statement with CDSS each year. You can view the statements from 2014 to 2021 here. These are mainly useful for seeing what the camp expenses were each year. Note that two of the …