Category Archives : Camp Fire Office News


Press Release: Camp Fire Central Oregon STEM Beyond School Project

Camp Fire Central Oregon and High Desert Museum selected as one of the Central Oregon STEM Beyond School Project sites. STEM offers science, technology, engineering and math programming for underserved youth.  Bend, Ore ⎯ Camp Fire Central Oregon, a local organization that provides co-ed programs for our youth to find their spark and ensure they […]


Thank you, Sarah Saunders for saving a child’s life!

Camp Fire Central Oregon would like to recognize Sarah Saunders for successfully administering abdominal thrusts in order to save a child from choking at Juniper Elementary School. Sarah is a Camp Fire Club Leader at Juniper. We are incredibly proud of her efforts, and applaud her for thinking clearly and acting decisively in a time […]


Great Camp Fire resident camps in the Pacific Northwest

Looking for a resident camp this summer? Check out these great Camp Fire Camps in the Northwest! There’s something special about a resident camp experience. Many children find their spark, and cultivate an inner self-reliance and strength when given the opportunity to attend a sleep-away camp. Resident camps are great places to make new friends, […]


Time Well Spent – Camp Fire Teen tells about her experience with the YAC

McKenzie Napier tells all about her time spent on Camp Fire’s Youth Advisory Council By the age of 16, most teens are trying to figure out who they are and where they fit in to the world. Camp Fire’s McKenzie Napier is no different. She keeps herself extremely busy between Nordic Skiing competitions by being […]


Camp Fire member Camille and her mentor Cece featured in PSA

Life-long Camp Fire member Camille and adult mentor Cece were featured in a Better Together PSA. In second grade, Camille was a very shy girl—some might say painfully shy—but she had to attend Camp Fire’s SummerKids program while her parents worked full-time. Over the years, with support from Camp Fire’s caring adult mentors, she blossomed […]