Ever wanted to go on a Mission Trip?

     Didn’t have the time to do it?

    Didn’t have the funds?

Maybe YOUR mission is right in your backyard!

Vanderkamp is in need of some of roofers, insulators and suspended ceiling hangers ASAP on the following dates:

  • Saturday, July 21 @ 7:30 a.m. (Installing steel roofing on half of fellowship hall)
  • Monday, July 23 @ 9 a.m. (Ceiling insulating)
  • Saturday, August 4 @ 8 a.m. (Ceiling insulating)
  • Monday, August 6 @ 9 a.m. (Finish insulating & begin installing drop ceiling)
  • Saturday, August 11 @ 8 a.m. (Finish installing drop ceiling)


If roofing isn’t your thing, there is also the opportunity to mow lawns. Vankderkamp has lots of lawns to mow! (Bring your own mower or use one of ours!)

Vanderkamp could also use help preparing 4 lodges for turnover on the following dates:

  • Friday, July 27 -- 9 a.m. -- 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 29 -- 11 a.m. -- 3 p.m.
  • Friday, August 3 -- 9 a.m. -- 4 p.m.
  • Prior to 4 p.m. August 17 & anytime after August 14

Pastors/Chaplains are needed to serve Communion at Vanderkamp to young campers at 8 p.m. Thursdays (July 19, July 26 and August 2.) For the more adventurous, a chaplain to accompany Bill and Penny James at Explorer Camp in the Adirondacks would be most welcome! 

For more information or to volunteer, contact Bill or Penny James at vkcenter@vk.org or 315-675-3651 or Shelly Coe (Vanderkamp board chair) at 1969mcoe@gmail.com