All Saints Summer Camp
Orthodox Church in America
FAQ

What is summer camp like? All Saints Summer Camp is a lot of fun! We begin and end with morning and evening prayers, Divine Liturgy on Thursday, compline at nights, breakout sessions with Priest, Lagoon, swimming, gaga ball, ropes course, team events, and skits. 

What are the dates of the summer camp 2020? June 29 - July 3, 2020

Where will Summer Camp take place?  Camp Akiva, Pointe, TX 

How old do you have to be to attend? All Saints Summer Camp is for campers aged 8 to 18! 

What does it cost to attend the retreat? The cost of Summer Camp is $300

Is there a deposit? Yes, a non-refundable $30

Are there scholarships available?   Many of our campers receive scholarship assistance from their local churches. Some missions and parishes even do fundraisers to help offset the cost of camp. Talk to your priest to see if there are any funds available to help with camp. 

What about counselors and chaperons? There is always a need for counselors. Counselors are required to pay a fee to attend camp and must be of the age of 18 or older.  Please contact Fr. Jason if you are interested. 

Do counselors, workers and chaperons have to have a background check done? Yes. Click here to complete   Background Check Form

Is the retreat pan-Orthodox? This camp has been organized by the Dallas Deanery and Mississippi River Deanery of the Diocese of the South, but we heartily welcome the participation of Orthodox young people from other dioceses and jurisdictions. Each year we have campers from the GOA, AOC, ROCOR and the OCA in attendance. 

What about medical exams? Complete the medical questionnaire when you signup. It would be a good idea to have a camp physical done by your doctor. 

How do I pay for the retreat? Mail-in a check made out to Holy Nativity (in the memo section note All Saints camp) or pay online via our site.

What do I need to bring? An email will be sent out to you covering all you need to know about the retreat and what to bring. For an overview review the information on the Camp Consent Form. It lists what you need to bring to winter camp! (In short - sleeping bag, toiletries, bible and appropriate clothing for games and church). 

Who do I call with questions about Summer Camp? Fr. Jason Foster 318-455-4219.