Camp Fire Central Oregon | Light the Fire Within


Looking to gain experience in the youth development field AND have a ton of fun!? Come join our team of awesome role models, motivators, educators, caregivers and spark champions.


Americorps Youth LeaderBe a proactive and caring leader while gaining experience running teen service after-school or weekend programs and supporting week-long summer camps, service challenges and counselor-in-training programs.

  • Full-time, 40 hrs/week
  • 6 or 12 months, temporary
  • Includes after school and holiday hours
  • School-Year InternGain experience in youth development while exploring a special project of your interest. Develop and implement curriculum, assist in program planning, and learn the inner workings of a small non-profit organization, while engaging with students from kindergarten through high school.
  • 90-180 hrs
  • Typically 12 weeks between September 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023
    Board of DirectorsCamp Fire Central Oregon is seeking passionate, caring community members who would like to join our board. We seek diverse members of our community to be ambassadors and champions of our mission and offer creative thought leadership for the benefit of the organization.
  • 1-3 hours/month; year-round
  • Learn more about the board position

    For more than 100 years, Camp Fire Central Oregon has given youth support and inspiration that they might otherwise not have found. This is what fuels us: To provide experiences that help kids THRIVE today–to become tomorrow’s teachers, parents, thinkers...leaders.

    What drives Camp Fire programs and philosophy is something far broader-reaching than just a fun day at camp. We are part of a national, inclusive organization intentionally committed to using research-based methods to help kids grow, understand themselves, acquire life skills and SUCCEED in life no matter what their passion or path: Thrive{ology}our growth mindset approach, strives to create the optimal environment for youth to be nurtured by caring adults...“Thrive Champions”.

    A Thrive Champion is a caring adult who recognizes and encourages youth's sparks. They guide and help youth gain self-understanding to expand their possibilities. Become a Thrive Champion with Camp Fire Central Oregon!

    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