The Camp Rising Sun team is eager to welcome the first group of campers this weekend! This past week, our counselors and second-year campers have been working hard setting up Camp and participating in valuable training sessions in preparation for the 2019 season.
The US Department of State lifted a 2017 cap on visas for Camp Counselors. CRS relies on these Camp Counselor visas to hire our international staff and maintain a staff team that reflects the diverse identities and nationalities of our campers. Read more for details about how the Camp Counselor visa program works.
The 88th season of Camp Rising Sun has come to an end and the Louis August Jonas Foundation and Camp Rising Sun are so proud of this Camp Season. In total, 126 campers joined us for the 2018 season, including 62 girls and 64 boys. Read a note from CRS’ Program Director. Although our campers time at Camp has come to an end their journey is just beginning.