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UGM Camp: The Luckiest One

Aug 2, 2017 1:47:20 PM

By Annie Crain, Youth Outreach volunteer


“I must be the luckiest boy in the whole world!”

These were some of the sweetest words I’ve ever heard. The truth is, maybe he was one of the luckiest boys in the whole world.

UGM Camp: No Longer Alone

Jul 15, 2017 9:25:00 AM

Going to UGM Camp changed Hailey's heart, her outlook, her family -- and now she's back as a leader to help others.

UGM Camp: Much More than Fun and Games

May 16, 2017 1:13:56 PM

UGM Camp is more than five free days of fun in a beautiful place. Campers learn and grow in ways that will stay with them forever.

The Young and the Homeless: Fighting Poverty at its Roots

May 9, 2017 1:10:50 PM

Generational cycles of poverty can hold children back for the rest of their lives. Youth Outreach exists to break those cycles.

Camp Reflection: Kids Like Us

Sep 2, 2016 4:57:28 PM

Children who come to UGM Camp are broken just like us and need to be exposed to the love of Christ just like us.

It Started at UGM Camp

May 13, 2016 4:31:14 PM

UGM Camp was a beginning for Zola. There she accepted to Christ and met the Nelsons who've had a special, lasting relationship with her.

One Week at UGM Camp

May 4, 2016 3:27:02 PM

At UGM, we believe one week can change a kid's life. But don't take our word for it; take a camp leader's firsthand experience.

A Baptism at UGM Camp

Sep 8, 2015 4:29:00 PM

God has helped heal Tristin's heart as she served on the team at UGM Camp this summer. Recently, she was baptized.

Loved and Understood

Aug 25, 2015 4:30:00 PM

Oftentimes, experiencing God's love at UGM Camp happens when kids know they are loved and understood, and that God sees them.

UGM Camp Cabin Leaders

Aug 14, 2015 3:12:00 PM

Each week when cabin leaders arrive at UGM Camp, they're excited to touch kids' lives. But, by the end of the week, the kids have touched theirs.