“Camp really helps you stay along the good path . . .”

Image of a girl named Louisa

Luisa can spot first-time campers. She recognizes their homesickness and reluctance to join in, because that’s exactly how she was on her first day. She’d listened to her older brother rave about how great Scott Mission Camp was for years, and she had been eager to go, too, once she was old enough. But as she watched her parents drive … Read More

Give the gift of a lifetime to children in need—the gift of summer camp!

Little girl playing with sand.

Your support is needed now to raise the funds to cover Scott Mission Camp and give more than 600 of Toronto’s underprivileged children the chance of a lifetime to attend summer camp where they will explore the great outdoors, meet new friends, and learn about God. Please prayerfully consider a generous gift today to help raise the $525,506 needed to … Read More

“Thank you for giving to keep camp alive all these years.”

Picture of a young man named, Taeron

Taeron was in fourth grade, and in foster care, when he first experienced Scott Mission Camp. He had no way of knowing the impact it would have on his life. “After the first couple of days I adjusted and had fun with rock climbing, canoeing, biking, sports, worship, and other stuff,” he says. But over the years, Taeron—who is now … Read More

Thank you for your support of Scott Mission Camp!

Image of Miranda, the Scott Mission Camp Director

This will be a summer of firsts for many of the more than 600 children and youth who will be blessed with the opportunity to attend a glorious, life-changing week at Scott Mission Camp— The first time to enjoy the great outdoors in all its majesty, with soaring trees, a sparkling pond, and rustic cabins. The first time to laugh … Read More

Watch as a child’s life changes!

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Scott Mission Camp in Caledon will start in just a few weeks and, as you can hear from the kids in this video, it is truly life changing! Gifts from caring friends are needed now to ensure that more than 600 underprivileged boys and girls will have the opportunity to enjoy nature, while making friends and learning about God’s love. … Read More

“They gave me help and hope for the future.” —Jennifer*

Jennifer holding her daughter.

After her husband passed away, Jennifer’s whole world collapsed. First, she was stricken with serious health issues. Then, as her money ran out, she was faced with hunger and homelessness. “I was really down,” Jennifer says. “I couldn’t afford food or a place of my own. It was really bad.” Thankfully, someone recommended she visit The Scott Mission and that … Read More

“Thank you for making camp a possibility.” —Elijah

Elijah standing next to a tree.

From an early age, Elijah has immersed himself in The Scott Mission’s after-school programs and everything Scott Mission Camp has to offer each summer—canoeing, biking, swimming, and hiking. He’s made lasting friendships and credits the camp and counsellors with his spiritual growth. “Camp has changed my life,” Elijah says. “I’ve made genuine friends. Camp is where I really devoted my … Read More

“I can honestly say that my son is truly loved here.” —Casheena

Like many families in the Toronto area, rent and the high cost of living make every day a tough task. Casheena knew she had to return to work soon after the birth of her son, Jaden, to make ends meet, but with their already strained budget, childcare presented a challenge. So she was thrilled the day she walked into The … Read More

“I was lost. . .now I have hope.” Jonathan

Jonathan

When Jonathan came through the doors of The Scott Mission, he had lost all hope and was convinced life was not worth living. Thanks to support from caring friends and donors, we gave him a hot meal and a safe place to sleep. We prayed for him and included him in a special retreat held at our Collingwood property. There, … Read More