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Come See Us This Year

Throughout 2017, Streamside Camp & Conference Center will be celebrating 75 years of reaching children and strengthening churches. Established in 1942 to provide Christian camping experiences for African American children from BCM Bible Clubs in Philadelphia, Streamside has never lost its mission to be the camp for those unable to access a quality Christian camping experience. In addition to BCM missionaries, Streamside has become a resource to other churches and ministries all along the East Coast who are committed to reaching under-served children with the Gospel as well as enriching their lives. The same facilities used in our ministry...

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Full Bloom in Winter

We saw Streamside’s ministry vision in full bloom during Winter Blast 2017.  Children and teens from BCM Bible Clubs, Salem Baptist, Christ Reformed, Manahawkin Baptist, Graffiti Church and 2nd Baptist Bethlehem joined other Streamside campers to learn that when life breaks us up, God is able to fix us up and will continue to finish us up until we are brand new. (2 Corinthians 5:17) We are grateful to be able to provide affordable and quality Christian camping programs to these youth workers who love kids from the city or want to see their churches strengthened.  Our volunteer team, mostly made up of young people...

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Doubling Up for Those in Need

We just received exciting news!  Prison Fellowship, the ministry that funds camp scholarships for children with incarcerated parents, has just doubled the per camper amount for Angel Tree campers. That means, combined with our donor’s generosity, we can provide a quality week of Christian camp at Streamside for as little as $35! What a blessing for children and their families during an incredibly difficult time. If you are a caregiver of, know children in your neighborhood who have or work with children with an incarcerated parent, you need to contact us right away to reserve a place for them...

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Mountain Climb-a-thon

2017 is Streamside’s 75th Anniversary.  We have 2 events planned to celebrate… Saturday, May 13, 2017:  Mountain Climb-a-thon Friday, October 13, 2017:  Streamside Night at the Frequency Conference The first event will be a Mountain Climb-a-thon and Awards Dinner on Saturday, May 13, 2017.  This day will feature a mountain climb led by Nature Joe to benefit Streamside camperships. We are asking you to consider climbing Big Pocono (elevation 2,132 feet) with us and asking others to sponsor your climb on behalf of the children and teens needing financial assistance to attend a life changing week of camp at...

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Beside the Stream

Upcoming Events

SLT Tryout Weekend
– March 16-18, 2018

SLT Training Weekend
– April 13-15, 2018

Family Camp
– June 1-3, 2018

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