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ENCOURAGING POSITIVE GROWTH

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PROVIDING SELF-ESTEEM

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DEVELOPING CHILDREN

Bear Hug provides summer camp experiences for underprivileged special needs and at-risk children

Summer Camp

We bring children of all ages, races, creeds and economic incomes levels together to experience life in a natural environment.

Partnership

We partner with schools and youth-serving organizations to design camping programs that supplement activities learned in the classroom.

Positive Growth

Bear Hug focuses on developing the whole child. Our goal is to encourage positive growth and build self-esteem in children and adolescents.

Reach

Since its inception, Bear Hug has given over 3,500 children the opportunity to attend a residential, summer camp program.

Enriching Lives Through Summer Camp

The Bear Hug Foundation provides a supportive summer camp experience to at-risk and under-served children, by partnering with community organizations and delivering a unique outdoor opportunity. Our broad range of programming and camp activities help foster personal growth and strengthen self-image, while building and developing positive friendship,skills and meaningful relationships.

-The Bear Hug Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization-

Qualify

If you know of a group of underprivileged, special needs or at-risk children that would benefit from a camp experience, please contact Jenny at jen@thebearhugfoundation.org for more information.

Board Members

The Bear Hug Foundation Board is comprised of members who are passionate about helping children.

Jennifer Kellman Fritz
Executive Director
Carrie Kovan
Development Director
Mark Coden
Secretary/Treasurer

David Chernow
Eric Clark
Lauren Kaczander
Lauren Katkowsky
Betsy Kellman
Julie Marx
Marie McDonald
Rachel Schostak
Jodi Trivax
Matt Usher
Daniel Victor
Todd Wagenberg
Amanda Wolfe
Erica Yaker
Sarah Wagenberg
Ethan Weisman
Jesse Fenton

Contact

248.594.7000
jen@thebearhugfoundation.org
139 W. Maple Road, Suite F, Birmingham, MI 48009

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