Celebrating 75 Years

We are excited to be celebrating the 75th anniversary of Streamside Camp & Conference Center in 2017! Please join us for either or both of our Streamside or Philadelphia events.

Streamside’s 75th Anniversary Events

  • Saturday, May 13, 2017: Big Pocono Mountain Climb-a-thon, Open House & Awards Dinner at Streamside
  • Friday, October 13, 2017: Streamside Night at the Frequency Conference in Philadelphia

Faithful Service

Mountain Climb-a-thon, Open House & Awards Dinner

Date: Saturday, May 13 2017

Streamside Camp

The beautiful Pocono Mountains has been the perfect home to the Streamside Camp ministry for most of the past 75 years. Climbing Big Pocono continues to be one of the most memorable activities in our campers’ week. To celebrate the heights we have attained over the years, we will be staging a Mountain Climb-a-thon in Big Pocono State Park followed by an Awards Dinner at Streamside. Participants will embrace nature, burn calories, meet old and new friends all while generating funds to underwrite the cost to send children to camp.
Climb Big Pocono

Nature Joe will be leading this climb to benefit Streamside camperships. 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 Streamside.  Use the Registration & Sponsor form to sign up your sponsors and register for the event. We are suggesting a minimum of $50 in sponsorship to participate in the climb. Each person completing the climb will receive an “I Climbed Big Pocono” t-shirt, water bottle and towel. Those raising the most sponsorship will be recognized at the Awards Dinner.

Not able to climb?  You can still join us for the events of the day including the Open House and Awards Dinner.

Schedule & Costs
  • 8:00 – 9:00 AM – Breakfast ($8 per person)
  • 9:00 – 10:00 AM – Registration
  • 9:00 – 4:00 PM – Open House Camp Activities
  • (Archery, Bounce House, Hayrides, Boating, Fishing, Mole Run, Face Painting, Snack Shop)
  • 10:30 AM – Shuttles to foot of Big Pocono
  • 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM – Climb-a-thon
  • 3:00 PM – Return Shuttles
  • 5:00 – 7:00 PM – Awards Dinner ($15 per person/ $10 a person for climbers)
  • Optional Lodging options for Friday or Saturday nights ($20 per person in cabin/$50 for a guest room
Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Since its inception Streamside has impacted thousands and families from urban communities in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey by providing a loving, safe and spiritually refreshing experience at an affordable cost.   You will have the chance to help us continue this tradition for many years to come by coming on board as a corporate sponsor for this event.  Please consider one of the following sponsorship packages..

  • Peak Sponsor  ($5,000)
  • Plateau Sponsor ($2,500)
  • Slope Sponsor : Halterman’s Toyota
  • Range Sponsors    ($500)
  • Base Sponsors     ($250)

Click here for more information on the tremendous exposure each sponsorship package will give your business.

Streamside Night at the Frequency Conference in Philadelphia

Date: Friday, October 13 2017

Pennsylvania Convention Center


Streamside has been attending and sponsoring the Frequency Conference for a number of years.  The Frequency Conference is preparing a young generation of church planters to align with the heart of Christ and tune into his plan for ministry in the urban context.

Streamside will be joining with the Frequency Conference at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia on Friday, October 13, 2017 for a special night.  A single ticket of will get you into both the evening session with Bryan Loritts, and if you wish to stay, a concert with Sho Baraka.   Come early for a special Streamside reception with music, games and snacks to meet current and former Streamside staff.

You can learn more about The 2017 Frequency Conferance at https://thrivingfrequency.com/, @thriveinthecity and #WokeChurch.

Bryan Loritts & Sho Baraka

Bryan Loritts is a pastor, author and speaker committed to seeing the multiethnic church become the new normal in our world.  He advances the ministry of Christian camping by serving on the board of trustees of PineCove Christian Camps.


Sho Baraka is a Christian hip hop  artist and member of 116 Clique. His concert will immediately follow the evening session.


Come early for a special Streamside reception with music, games and snacks to meet current and former Streamside staff.


Schedule & Tickets

5:00 – 7: 00 PM :   Streamside Reception (music, games, snacks)

7:30 PM :  Friday Night Session with Bryan Loritts

After the session, stay for the Frequency Concert with Sho Baraka

Tickets are available from https://thrivingfrequency.com/register

Donations in Honor of 75th Anniversary

Online Donations
Mail Donations

Donations for Streamside are given through BCM International. Please mail donation to:

BCM International, Inc.
201 Granite Run Drive, Suite 260
Lancaster, PA, 17601

Make your check payable to BCM International, Inc. and indicate which of the following the donation is designated for

  • Streamside FOUR of 40 Partnership,
  • Streamside Campership,
  • Missionary Support for Craig Vincent, or
  • Missionary Support for Matt Brown.

Streamside Camp and Conference Center/BCM International, Inc. is recognized by the IRS as a 501(C)(3) Non-Profit Organization. You will receive a tax-deductible receipt for the full amount of your financial donation.

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