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Covid 19: Update from our ICF Ambassadors

During this time, ICF Ambassadors have been in regular communication with Pablo Casas – ICF Board Member (Ambassador Attaché). These reports reflect the scope of the current pandemic across camp communities in a number of countries. These reports have been summarized from those received in…

Covid-19: Words from our friends in China

Over recent days, the ICF (International Camping Fellowship) has been receiving updates from various camp professionals in other countries. Like all of us working together here, the broader community is addressing similar challenges with collaboration, community and creative thinking. This note is from part of…

John “Jorgi” Jorgenson – Honoured in Ontario, Canada

At the Closing Banquet of Ontario Camps Association (OCA) Conference on February 28, OCA President Jeff Bradshaw shared the following: “As many of us are aware, John “Jorgi” Jorgenson steps down this fall as President of the International Camping Fellowship (ICF) after serving two terms…

Visa Relief

  On February 5, 2020, a representation headed by Alexander Dzheus, Director of Orlyonok Children’s Centre met with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation to discuss the important issue of visa costs for inbound children to Russian camps. During the meeting various…