Send a Kid to Camp
great camp was when you were a kid? Here’s your chance to send a child
with severe asthma to a camp to ride horses, swim, make crafts, and have
a memorable camp experience, just like healthier kids. By supporting
the "Send A Kid to Camp" portion of our live auction you can donate to
the American Lung Association in Florida and make that memory a reality
for a child with asthma.
generous donors like you, Florida children with severe asthma enjoy a
week of fun and sun at no cost to them. The American Lung Association in
Florida pays $1,500 per camper. The mission of Camp Boggy Creek is to
enrich the lives of seriously ill children and their families by
creating a life-enhancing camp experience that is exciting, empowering,
memorable, safe, and medically sound.
prescription for the day is fun, fun, fun! Laughter, giggles,
friendships and excitement abound on the 232 acres of tall pines,
majestic oaks and nature trails. Campers are empowered to do things they
never dreamed they could do. They are infused with a spirit of
accomplishment at every turn.
Asthma week at
Camp Boggy Creek is more than a fun-filled getaway. It helps children
and their families to better manage the day-to-day challenges they face
in dealing with severe asthma.