"For the Lord is the great God, the great King above all gods. In his hand are the depths of the earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands formed the dry land." -Psalm 95:3-5
The wonder and excitement at Camp Loughridge will continue through your generous investments of time and finances. Be a part of the exciting future of Camp Loughridge! Not everyone will be able to share of their time, talents or finances, so we ask that you support the Camp through prayer and discourse.
If you would like to make a financial donation to Camp now, please click here. You will have the opportunity to put your money to work where it is needed most, or you can specify where it should be utilized. When you give to Camp Loughridge you are making an investment in the lives area youth, equipping them with knowledge and confidence, cultivating their spiritual growth, and helping to build strong character.
Want to volunteer at Camp Loughridge? Click here to view our current list of volunteer opportunities. You too can be the hands and feet!
Donations and Matching Gifts
Cash donations are always welcome to help fund the operations of Camp and fulfill items on our wish list. Consider establishing a matching gift program through your company or organization. We can help to set that up. Contact our office today!
In-kind donations can be put to work immediately in our programs and services. Please click here for a list of items that can help the Camp be the hands and feet.
Your talents would be a blessing to Camp Loughridge. Specialized volunteers such as electricians, plumbers, painters, chimney sweeps and window cleaners would be a tremendous gift. Consider sharing your talents with us!
Your specific gift can help fund a Camper, Counselor, Day of Camp, Cabin, Trail, Lake, Garden, Treehouse, Program or Future.
Planning for your short- and long-term financial needs will give you peace of mind. If through thoughtful estate planning, deferred giving, and other forms of planned giving, you choose to invest in Camp Loughridge, your legacy will nurture and inspire kids for years to come.
Property, life insurance proceeds, stocks and/or bonds, and specific bequests through wills, estates and trusts are also welcome. To ensure these gifts are properly designated and can be accepted and used to follow your intentions, contact Brian Bovaird to discuss your proposed gift and preferences.
Corporate matching gifts are an important source of funds for Camp Loughridge and our Summer Camp. If your company has a matching gifts program, be sure to include an appropriate form with your contribution.
“Christ has no body now but yours. No hands, no feet on earth but yours. Yours are the eyes through which he looks compassion on this world. Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good. Yours are the hands through which he blesses all the world. Yours are the hands, yours are the feet, yours are the eyes, you are his body. Christ has no body now on earth but yours.” ~ Teresa of Ávila
Want to volunteer at Camp Loughridge? We have many opportunities for a person or group of people to help maintain the natural beauty of Camp. Your talents would be a blessing to Camp Loughridge. Specialized volunteers such as electricians, plumbers, painters, chimney sweeps and window cleaners would be a tremendous gift. Our Web site has a current list of volunteer opportunities.
Camp Loughridge makes it possible for children and families with limited income to participate in our programs. For just $275 you can sponsor a child to Summer Camp! There are many children in the Tulsa area whose lives would be enriched and futures would look brighter.
A fun way to give to Camp is to make an adoption. Bless a Camper or Counselor by covering their expenses for a week. The Camp facilities, areas and programs are in need of constant care and repair. Your adoption will help preserve and restore the beauty, and enhance the experience for all who enter our gates.
- Day or Week of Camp
- Trail System
- Lake Ecology
- All Inclusive ROPES
Do you have gently used items that are too good to recycle, but no longer serve you? Our WISHLIST is full of small things that make a huge difference in caring for Camp. List of items not likely to change.
- Mowing equipment (push mowers, trimmers, preferably commercial grade)
- Landscaping hand tools (pruning saws, pruning cutters)
- Hand tools (shovels, pick ax, gloves, steel rakes, etc.)
- Work truck
- Chain saw
- Gas golf carts
- ATV vehicles
- 4 new tires for tractor
- 3 mesh tarps for shade at ball field
- Window air conditioner for Aquatic Center office
- Fan for ropes shed
- Little Giant ladder or equivalent
Caring for Camp Loughridge is of vital importance to everyone. Our outreach and work with children in the Tulsa area has been tremendous, and to continue investing in their futures we need to invest in our facilities. We find ourselves with some aging equipment and further needs to continue and grow our programs.
- EZ Dock system for our lakes
- New low ropes course
- Replace 15 year old water heaters at Temple Conference Center
- Repair heat exchanger of Temple Conference Center roof top unit
- Lodge foundation and flooring repair
- Lodge Pool Repair
- Yurts and Cabins
What better way to thank the organization that has had an impact on your life, or the life of someone you love, than by making a contribution from your estate? By creating a legacy, you are making a significant contribution to the future sustainability of the work that is most meaningful to you. Consider a legacy gift to Camp Loughridge when you are evaluating your personal, family and financial needs as well as your long term charitable giving. There are different options for legacy gifts and a legacy gift may provide significant tax benefits. Every legacy gift, regardless of the amount, is important and cherished.family, lawyer or financial and/or tax adviser.
We, as the Hands and Feet, must take responsibility in leading and guiding others toward a healthy and happy relationship with creation.