“Happiness doesn't result from what we get, but from what we give.” ― Ben Carson
Camp McDowell and all our programs and ministries are nonprofit. As such, we rely heavily on the generosity of others - people like you - to help keep us operating and effective so we can continue to show the way the world could be. Scroll through this page to see some giving options.
Monetary donations are welcome at any time:
- Mail donations directly to camp; 105 Delong Road, Nauvoo, AL 35578
- Text the word, give to 334-510-6226
- Give during our annual Summer Camp Scholarship Campaign (Nov - Dec)
- Give during our annual Friends of McDowell Campaign (Feb - March)
- Donate in The Camp Store at check-out or by feeding the piggybank
Most Friends of Camp are already aware that McDowell is a non-profit organization. We are constantly juggling and re-prioritizing our efforts to accommodate our budget, our goals, and our mission of showing the way the world could be. We invite you to visit our wish list regularly for ideas on how to give back to this wonderful, wonderful place known as God's Backyard.
Bring books to donate when you come to camp! This annual book-drive has been a ministry since 2006. Make a difference and a BIG impact by helping us collect as many gently used or new books for children and teens as possible to be distributed in the Black Belt region of Alabama. Drop them off at The Camp Store anytime!
There are SO MANY opportunities to help out with our summer camp program that we have an entire page dedicated to it! From being a prayer partner to supplying art supplies and so many opportunities in between. If you're willing, we have the need.
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