Camp Fire Central Oregon | Light the Fire Within

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We are stronger because of you.

We thrive because of your support. Camp counselor, corporate partner, board member, recurring donor, program participant, or online ambassador—there are dozens of ways you can get involved.

Thanks for joining us in this important work and for investing in youth!



We’re always looking for sharp, caring volunteers, whether it’s for camp (be a camp counselor!), an afterschool program, club, or a service project. Check out our current volunteer opportunities to see how you can get involved.

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Every dollar helps us give a young person their best opportunity for success. Consider giving just $10/month to make an ongoing impact (that’s like two or three coffees or a quick meal out!). You can make an impact today:

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Not everyone can give money, but they can give their voice to a cause. If you care about giving kids and teens the opportunity to thrive, join us on social media and help us spread the word:

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If you’re an alumni—no matter your age—get in touch and tell us about your experience! We will be building up our alumni community in the future, so please get in touch, and stay tuned.

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We would like to extend a big thank you to all our wonderful sponsors, and those caring organization who have made valuable contributions to Camp Fire recently. You are the reason we are able to reach so many young people within our community every year - Light the fire within!

If you would like to learn more about becoming a Camp Fire Central Oregon Sponsor, please contact us today.


Community Partners

We are truly grateful to be part of a community that collaborates, fosters connections, and works together to continually improve life here in Central Oregon. We would not be able to offer high quality youth programming without the support of our partner organizations below. Please take a minute to check out the wonderful work that they are doing for our community!


Camp Fire Central Oregon Scores Major Grant to Fund New Marketing & Development Director Role

Bend, Ore. – Camp Fire Central Oregon is thrilled to announce the recent receipt of a substantial three-year capacity-building grant being awarded by the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust. The funds, totaling $218,500, represents a major milestone as it marks a… Read More >

Autumn Family Faire flyer. October 21, 2023 11am to 4pm at Troy Field.

Volunteer Opportunity at Autumn Family Faire

  Autumn Family Faire volunteers needed! We're not just hosting an event... we're throwing a fantastic day-long faire at Troy Field in Bend! Picture this: Booths, games galore, food trucks, face painting, and the chance to connect with your awesome… Read More >

Media Release: $75,000 PacificSource Community Solutions Grant Awarded to Camp Fire Central Oregon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2023 PACIFICSOURCE COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS GRANT AWARDED TO CAMP FIRE CENTRAL OREGON Funding Helps Remove Financial Barriers, Sending 100 More Kids to Camp, Summer 2023 Bend, Ore. –  For many families throughout Central Oregon, the cost… Read More >

Our Promise

Young people want to shape the world.

Camp Fire provides the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

In Camp Fire, it begins now.

Light the fire within