our 62 chapters have raised


for summer 2015


Camp Kesem George Washington University

$29,095.00 contributions
237 donors

Raised: $29095Remaining: $5905

Camp Kesem GW is a free one-week summer camp serving the children of cancer patients in the DC, Maryland and Virginia area. We bring magic to these families by providing our campers with an opportunity where they can meet peers in a similar situation, form lasting friendships, and build self-esteem through a week of fun!
Camp Kesem GW was founded in the fall of 2007. At our first camp in August of 2008 with just 10 campers and 12 counselors, GW students used the power of fun to transform lives and empower our campers. Since then, we have grown considerably! Last year, in 2014, we had 89 campers, 43 counselors, and a whole lot of pudding. With activities like messy games, a ropes course, campfires, and a talent show, it's hard not to feel the CK Magic. But we need your help to reach more of the 3 million children in the United States who have a parent with cancer. CKGW aims to serve 100 campers at our 2015 camp with the help of 50 student volunteers.
As one of our 7-year old campers said, "Camp Kesem helps me destroy the things I'm afraid of." 

Help us continue to share the magic of Camp Kesem with even more families! Here's a look back on the magic we created in 2014:
Jim D donated $100.00
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 1:18 AM
Emilia T donated $25.00
Monday, May 11, 2015 3:21 AM
by Anonymous donated $100.00
Saturday, May 02, 2015 10:02 AM
Erin B donated $100.00
Friday, May 01, 2015 6:15 AM
Christy H donated $200.00
Sunday, April 26, 2015 1:47 PM
Amy W donated $100.00
Sunday, April 26, 2015 12:52 PM

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Updates and Donors' Comments

Christy H4/26/2015 1:47:09 PM

Thank you and all your fellow students for your good work. Have a successful summer season!

Amy W4/26/2015 12:52:30 PM

What a great cause! Thank you Shane and good luck!

Mischelle S4/21/2015 12:17:43 PM

Enjoy the Camp Kesem experience!

Lauren M4/13/2015 5:22:42 AM

I'm so proud of you, Scooby! CKGW will always be the best cause I will donate to. Worth every minute and every penny!