In Dignity, Respect and Love
Living and Playing Together
Funding Options
St. Francis Camp on the Lake understands the challenges many families face in funding camp and works with parents and caregivers to provide camp experiences regardless of financial circumstances or uncertainty. Here are some resources we have compiled to assist your family in funding camp.

Service Organizations

Community Agencies

Many local community organizations and social clubs provide limited scholarship and campership funding to members of their local community. Contact service groups in your area to inquire about financial aid opportunities that are offered.

Aktion Club
American Legion
International Order of Alhambra
Key Club
Kiwanis Children's Fund
Knights of Columbus
Lions Club International
Loyal Order of Moose
Optimist International
Order of Elks
Rotary International

Churches, Synagogues, Temples, and other Religious Organizations

When receiving funding from a service organization, please download and submit the completed Camper Sponsorship Form with your registration.
Camper Sponsorship Form_4.pdf
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Many campers who receive support services through community agencies, adoption subsidies, and medical subsidies have respite and/or therapeutic camp funds available for use. We will work with case workers and parents to secure funding from third-party agencies. Some agencies we regularly work with include:

Children and Family Services
Community Living Services
Community Mental Health Agencies
  • Kalamazoo
  • Lenawee County
  • Livingston County
  • Macomb County
  • Wastenaw County
Consumer Link Network
Personal Accounting Services
State of Michigan Adoption Subsidy
State of Michigan Medical Subsidy

St. Francis Camp on the Lake Camperships

St. Francis Camp on the Lake provides limited campership funding to individuals based on financial need. Campership amounts awarded are income-based. Please download the campership application to apply.

Each camper must submit: Campership Application and Proof of Income
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