Donate to Camp

Our camp would not be as great as it is without amazing people like you giving to the mission of the camp. Thank you in advance for your support.If you are in need of a receipt for tax purposes, please let us know.

Here are a few ways you can give today to Lake Okoboji United Methodist Camp

o Mail a donation to the camp

o Make a donation online-Click on “Monetary Donation” button above

o Visit our Amazon Wish List and make a purchase-Click on “Amazon Wish List” button above

o Help complete a project on our Mission Project list-Click on “Mission Project List” button above (geared for Scouts looking to complete their Eagle Scout or Gold Project awards)

Our Wishlist

o Repairs to Epworth Roof

o Curtains/Blinds for Classrooms Building

o Blinds for Aldersgate and Golden Valley Room

o Truckload of road gravel

o New or slightly used recreation equipment

o Climbing ropes & gear – $1000

o Bubble Soccer – $2000

o Craft supplies

o Office supplies

o Re-tile a bathroom in New Hope – $5000 x4

o Replace 5 entrance doors in New Hope

o New ovens for Guest  & Grantham Retreat Lodges

o New 8 burner commercial gas stove – $4000/p>

o New bunks in Grantham & Wittstruck Cabins – $8000

o Gas powered golf carts

Specialty Areas Where Your Help Is Needed:

  • Electrical Work: inspection of all facilities, repairs/upgrades, lots of misc.
  • Auto Mechanics: inspect vehicles following set guidelines, change oil
  • Interior Cabin Painting: painting inside Classrooms and New Hope Retreat Center
  • Yard Work: thatching/aerating playfields (camp does not own equipment), pruning, spring fertilizer application
  • Small Engine Repairs: tune up 8 go-karts, weed-eaters, mowers, chainsaws, leaf blowers, golf carts
  • Interior Work: plumbing, carpentry, lots of misc.
  • Exterior Work: Door repairs, window screen repair, minor roof repairs
  • Facilities Walk-Through: Help inspect all facilities, suggest repairs/upgrades, help prioritize maintenance