D-Camp News

Letters from Camp; Issue #11

Posted By: Sarah Hamilton
Posted On: October 28, 2016
Check out our fall D-Camps newsletter; Letters from Camp! This edition of the newsletter includes a feature on our very own Lara Abramson, and how D-Camps affected her. It also introduces you to our Registration Sensation, Natalie Tius, and gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the incredible work she does! You'll also find a recap from our INCREDIBLE summer at D-Camps, and a sneak peak at what's coming up next! 
 

Fall Clear Your Clutter for Camps!

Posted By: Sarah Hamilton
Posted On: October 14, 2016
Fall is in the air, but the camp season is still fresh in our minds, and along with that, thoughts of comfy clothes and camping gear!

After yet another successful contest ending in July, we are excited to announce another “Clear your Clutter” contest – fall edition – supporting D-Camps. Diabetes Clothesline sees hundreds of camp families donating clothing and household goods, with sales supporting all of our D-Camps programs!

Running alongside Clothesline’s Dream Vacation contest series, camp families who make the minimum donation of three bags of clothes and/or household goods, will be entered in a draw to win a gift card prize pack; $250 to Mountain Equipment Co-Op and $250 to Roots, perfect for all your camping needs! On top of this pretty awesome opportunity, all camp entries are also entered into the main draw for a $5000 travel voucher!

This contest runs from September 27th, 2016 to November 30th, 2016. Please use the code word CAMP when arranging your free clothesline pick up. For details click here.

For contest Rules and Regulations, click here.

Don’t delay, Clear that Clutter today!
 

#DCampsPumpedUp Photo Contest!

Posted By: Sarah Hamilton
Posted On: June 13, 2016
Attention D-Campers!!

The summer is coming up fast, and before you know it, you’ll be packed up and heading off to camp! Here at D-Camps, we want to know what you’re most excited for at camp this summer!

Fun with your friends? Rock climbing? Swimming? We want to know what’s getting you PUMPED UP for camp!
We’re calling all D-Campers to submit to our photo contest from Monday, June 13, 2016 – Sunday, July 3rd 2016, for a chance to win an AWESOME D-Camps swag pack!

Submit your photos on Twitter (cda_dcamps), Instagram (cda_dcamps) or Facebook (D-Camps) with the hashtag #DCampsPumpedUp, and include a caption stating what you’re most excited about for camp this summer! Submit your photos via posts, mentions or private messages, whatever works for you – but don’t forget #DCampsPumpedUp!

Full contest details can be found here.

Contact us at camps@diabetes.ca for any contest questions.

See you this summer!
The D-Camps Team
 

Spring Newsletter!

Posted By: Sarah Hamilton
Posted On: May 30, 2016
Check out our spring D-Camps newsletter; Letters From Camp! This edition of the newsletter includes some helpful tips and tricks to get you and your camper ready for the upcoming camping season, along with information about our Online Store! You'll also find information about the programs that have kept us busy over the winter, and what's coming up next! 
 

Clear Your Clutter for Camps - Spring Edition!

Posted By: Sarah Hamilton
Posted On: May 29, 2016
Spring has sprung and you know what that means…spring cleaning! How about you Clear your Clutter for us this year?!  
 
After yet another successful contest ending in March, we are excited to announce another “Clear your Clutter” contest – spring edition – supporting D-Camps.  Diabetes Clothesline sees hundreds of camp families donating clothing and household goods, with sales supporting all of our D-Camps programs!   
 
Running alongside Clothesline’s Dream Vacation contest series, camp families who make the minimum donation of three bags of clothes and household goods, will be entered into a draw to win a free camp session.  Have you already paid your camp fees? We’ll reimburse you! On top of this pretty awesome opportunity, all camp entries are also entered into the main draw for a $5000 travel voucher and one of ten, $500 VISA gift cards
 
Our D-Camps friends, the Rhyno family from Camp Dia-Best, already won a free camp session from our last contest… are you going to be next?!
 
This contest runs from May 9, 2016 to July 31, 2016.  Please use the code word CAMP when arranging your free Clothesline pick up.  For details click here.
 
For contest Rules and Regulations, click here. 
 
Don’t delay, Clear that Clutter today! 
 

Clear your Clutter for Camps is back!

Posted By: Kailee Novikoff
Posted On: January 21, 2016

After a very successful 2015, we are excited to jump back into our quarterly “Clear your Clutter” contests, supporting D-Camps. Last year, more than 150 camp families participated in the contests; that means almost 500 pages of clothing and household goods were donated to Clothesline, the sale of which all go to supporting all our D-Camps programs!

So, will you clear your clutter for us again this year?

Running alongside Clothesline’s Dream Vacation contest series, camp families who make the minimum donation of clothes and household goods, will be entered into a draw to win a free camp session. Have you already paid your camp fees? We’ll reimburse you! On top of this pretty awesome opportunity, all camp entries are also entered into the main draw for a $5000 travel voucher and one of ten $500 in VISA gift cards. Last year one of our Camp Banting families won the grand prize and took a great trip to Disney Land!

This contest runs from January 21st , 2016 to March 31st, 2016. Please use the code word CAMP when arranging your free Clothesline pick up. For details click here.

For contest Rules and Regulations, click here

Don’t delay, Clear that Clutter today!