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The American Camp Association (ACA) is engaging the United Methodist Camp & Retreat Ministries Association (UMCRM) and other faith-based outdoor ministry associations regarding a groundbreaking initiative – “Character at Camp,” funded by a generous $45M grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. The project presents an exceptional opportunity for United Methodist camps to apply for substantial sub-grants. In a new blog post, UMCRM Association Director Jessica Gamaché outlines ways this initiative aligns with our ministry values and our Association's priorities, highlighting ways UMC Camp & Retreat Ministries can get on board. Read more