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Camp Fantastic started in 1983 and is Special Love’s hallmark program, offering a week-long adventure to children ages 7-17 who have received cancer-specific treatment within the past three years.Camp Fantastic provides young cancer patients with an opportunity to step back from the seriousness of their disease and enjoy normal childhood activities and the bonds of friendship with other children who share similar experiences.

 

Camp Fantastic provides classes, recreation, themed adventures, campfires, and other exciting activities and a full staff of medical caregivers make it possible for children to attend in virtually any stage of treatment.

 

Last Year’s Camp in the News!
Camp Fantastic 2013 is history (medieval history, if you will), but the news coverage we got plays on! Check out these video clips and other media to see just how much fun we had!Video Coverage:NBC4 (WRC) TV – Danella SealockWHAG-TV (Hagerstown) – Hayley Mason

Skydive Orange – get a first-person perspective of skydiving into Farm Day!

Virginia Living TV – an hour-long feature on Farm Day in Culpeper

 

Local Coverage:

NIH Catalyst (Coverage of Dr. Francis Collins’s visit to camp)

Culpeper Star-Exponent (3 articles):

Feature on our Wed. Farm Day Trip

Where our Farm Day Mini-Golf Course Came From!

Editorial in Praise of Farm Day

 

We also caught some major media attention for our 30th Anniversary edition of Camp Fantastic in 2013. Check out some of the great coverage!

DC Area Coverage:

WJLA (7) - Mike Coneen

WRC-TV (4) - Keith Russell

The Washington Post (front page of the Metro Section – and reposted in the Monterey (CA) Herald!)

NPR “Participation Nation” Blog (shout-out to Nurse Tammy)

 

Check out our Facebook page for links to music videos and other fun stuff!

 

From The Fantastic Times