Tag: Fire & Burn Foundation

How Does $10 Airfare Sound?

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 27, 2014 – Every year, kids who’ve been through the trauma of fire injuries get a chance to just be kids at camp. Thanks to the Fire & Burn Foundation, a few dozen children between the ages of  5-17 get to ride horses, listen to storytellers, and take classes in the San Bernardino Mountains. Burn camp in Big Bear provides a relaxed social setting where burn-injured children can be themselves, while getting the support and counseling needed to re-establish and enhance their self-esteem. It’s a nurturing environment, and there’s a simple way you can help. For just $10, you can buy a raffle ticket for a chance to win a pair of round trip tickets to anywhere in the continental United States (on Southwest Airlines; no blackout dates). The money raised will help fund this important camp program. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Fire & Burn Foundation office at...

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Planning End-of-Year Giving? Send a Burn Survivor Child to Camp.

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 9, 2013 – For the past ten years, the Fire & Burn Foundation has been providing winter camp for burn survivor children ages 5-17 in the San Bernardino Mountains. Over four days, 60-85 kids–typically from Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego Counties–get the counseling and social support needed to re-establish and enhance their self-esteem. And to let kids just be kids, there’s also ice skating, horseback riding, DJ’s or live bands, cooking classes, team building activities, dancing instruction, and professional storytellers. If you’d like to underwrite a child’s participation, your donation of $500 will provide the following: Transportation to and from camp Housing and meals for four days Counseling sessions led by trained social workers Skilled Nursing staff Special Activities February 10 is the deadline to donate for the February 14-17 session at the Presbyterian Conference Center. To donate by mail, send your check to: Fire & Burn Foundation PO Box 1423 Colton, CA 92324 Credit card donations can be made online, by emailing jterwilliger@fireandburn.org, or by calling the Fire & Burn Foundation Office at 909-580-6339.  ...

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