Question and Answers for Money Matters and Camp Fees

Do these camps accept subsidy ?

We provide a list of charities and government subsidies that help pay all of part of camp fees here: http://www.ourkids.net/camp/money-matters.php We also have additional information on finding reasonably priced camps here, including camp scholarships and sibling discounts: http://www.ourkids.net/cheap-summer-camps.php If you find a camp or two you're really interested in, we recommend contacting them directly to see what options they have available :)



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