ERIC Number: ED448008
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
American Camping Association Annual Report, 2000.
American Camping Association, Martinsville, IN.
The American Camping Association (ACA) is a community of camp professionals dedicated to enriching the lives of children and adults through the camp experience. This annual report describes ACA activities during 2000, grouped in five areas: (1) expansion of services and other development of ACA's 24 regional sections and partnerships with other organizations in the United States and abroad; (2) the national conference, publications and training materials, professional development courses, and section training; (3) development of ACA's Web site, online bookstore, electronic newsletter, message boards, and online discussion groups; (4) outreach to parents via camp directories and camp fairs, camp-school connections, and staff recruitment via university job fairs; and (5) camp accreditation visits, legislative monitoring and lobbying, and summer crisis hotline for member camps. The report also lists the ACA national board of directors, sectional leadership, contributors, and contact information for ACA sections. A consolidated financial statement for the year ended June 30, 2000, is included. (SV)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Camping, Financial Support, Institutional Advancement, Organizational Communication, Outdoor Education, Professional Associations, Professional Development, Professional Training, Program Development, Publications
American Camping Association, Inc., 5000 State Road 67 North, Martinsville, IN 46151-7902. Tel: 800-432-2267 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Camping Association, Martinsville, IN.