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Camp Name: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe

Camp Location: Tippecanoe, OH

Camp Description: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe is a traditional overnight residential camp for boys and girls. We offer more than just your typical camp programs, we offer a life time of memories and friendships that last forever. Camp is located 1 hour south of Canton, OH. Camp Tippecanoe has been impacting campers since 1958 with a heritage of I AM THIRD, good character values and making friendships. We are a traditional overnight resident camp focusing our efforts on making connections with each other. Our camp community stresses the importance of being yourself in a loving and nonjudgmental environment. Come and let the real person inside can shine at camp.

Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA Camp Tippecanoe

YMCA Location: Tippecanoe, OH

Job Description and Required Certifications: Must be 19+ years of age with 1 year of camp or equivalent experience Program Instructors will live in their assigned village as either a primary or support cabin counselor. Instructors will have the same responsibilities and duties as cabin counselors for up to 12 campers as well as additional expectations. Instructors are required to hold a certification in a particular area and equivalent skill experience. Instructors are responsible for executing program curriculum to the campers during designated times. Possible program areas for instructors might be arts (Mosaic), nature (O.W.L.S.), waterfront (Wind ‘n Water), music/drama (Storytellers), Ridge, Expeditioners, Food Service or Horse Barn. Must have a vision for the summer where OTHERS COME FIRST and a Servant Leadership mentality.

Salary Information: $200/week + room & board. Housing and meals are provided for the summer. Staff must live at camp. Enjoy one evening off a week, 1-2 hours each day & 2 hours some evenings. Time off can be spent in our staff lounge with internet and phone access.

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Download an application at or by calling 800-922-0679.

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Contact: Scott Weigley

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