How Can I Help?

Ross Point would not exist without the dedication and commitment of those who love Ross Point and give of their time, talents and resources.  There are a number of ways that you can be involved:

Generosity for Generations Fund:

We have been so grateful for God’s faithfulness in growing the ministry at Ross Point. Our prayer is to have continued growth so we can continue to offer our camping experiences to youth and adults for decades to come.  Ross Point Camp has teamed up with American Baptist Foundation to provide creative “planned giving” options. The Generosity for Generations Fund was established in 2017 to help expand and enhance the ministries for future generations.  In addition to cash gifts, we encourage other ways to give:

  • Gifts through Wills and Bequests
  • Gifts of Stock
  • Life Insurance Designations
  • Real Estate and Other Properties
  • Charitable Trusts and Gift Annuities

Scholarships:

Many campers are not able to attend camps and retreats without assistance.  During the 2016 camping season, we were able to offer over $8000.00 in scholarships and discounts to help campers be able to attend camps and retreats.

Ponderosa Building Fund:

We are always working on new projects to update and improve our facilities and ministry capacity.  In 2004, we added two new buildings with 6 motel rooms in each building which added much needed space for adult retreats and conferences.  In 2007, we added a deck off the dining room.  These and many other improvements are made with the help of our donors.  You may find a list of completed projects on the ‘History’ page.  Looking to the future, we would like to raise $1.2 million to add another 60 bed motel building and expand Mohr Dining Room to compliment Ponderosa Lodge which includes Adam’s Place.

Memorial Fund:

Specific designated funds for improvements to Ross Point facilities as a memorial to someone you which to honor. Please contact the office for specific options.

Amazon Smile

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Camp Journey

Camp Journey is a camp providing a community of hope for children and their families touched by cancer. Dealing with childhood cancer can sometimes make “just being a kid” seem out of reach—and out of scope for the whole family. At Camp Journey, our goal is to change that perception and that reality.

To make a donation to help a child who has experienced cancer go to camp, please click on the donate button below. You can also help Camp Journey earn donations just by shopping with your Fred Meyer Rewards Card.  You still earn your Reward points and Fred Meyer donates toward the non profit that you have linked to your rewards card .  For more details click on Fred Meyer Fund Raiser flyer.

Booster Club
Support for camp operations




Ponderosa Lodge/Adam’s Place
Donation for new addition




Memorials
Donations in memory of an individual




Scholarship




Generosity for Generations Fund




High Ropes Course
Replacement of High Ropes Course




Camp Journey




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