Day Sponsors

The Insurance Board Our mission is to support and protect your church, camps and ministry by offering superior property and casualty risk management and insurance services. That means working with you to help avoid the disruptive impact of a loss and providing insurance solutions to protect your camp in case a loss still occurs: prevention first, insurance second. We understand your ministry. We work hard to help you continue it. The Insurance Board is not an insurance company — We are a non-profit ministry of the United Church of Christ, managing a risk management and insurance program serving churches and related entities of Presbyterian Church (USA), Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and United Church of Christ in all 50 states.

Thrivent Financial Thrivent Financial is a membership-owned financial services company. Our purpose is to serve Christians by guiding both to be wise with money and live generously. We believe that everything is a gift from God and generosity is an expression of faith. See what makes us unique at the website above.

UltraCamp UltraCamp combines the practical functionality of online registration with payment processing, form collection, reporting tools, and much more. We provide all the training and reliable technical support you need to get your job done. Major updates for 2016: Group Scheduler: Allow outside groups to reserve spots and pay deposits in your upcoming events. Donor Management: Expanded capabilities to track donors and manage campaigns. Check-In/Out: New features to track attendance for events and activities including a kiosk mode for self check-in. Stop by and see us in the Exhibit Hall!


AIL Camper Medical

www.americanincomelife.comCamp and Conference Centers insured with AIL enjoy working directly with a specialty company when a camper or guest is injured. Prompt payment of medical bills promotes goodwill and staff appreciate the peace of mind in knowing benefits are available when the unexpected occurs. Don’t send your campers or guests home with unpaid medical bills. Contact Bill Viar for a no obligation proposal.

American Bedding At American Bedding Manufacturers we supply the following: all types of mattresses with washable waterproof fabrics and also with traditional quilted fabrics in all sizes, replacement waterproof mattress covers in standard and custom made sizes, wood and metal single and bunk beds, army style cots, folding aluminum with cloth cots and heavy duty metal folding cots or single beds, wood and metal furniture, blankets, pillows, linens, our entire catalog is online with prices at the website above.

American Camp Association

www.acacamps.orgThe American Camp Association (ACA) is a community of camp professionals who for over 100 years have joined together to share knowledge and experience, to ensure the quality of camp programs. ACA is the only nationally recognized accreditation program for camps. Accreditation provides public evidence of a camp’s commitment to the health, safety, and overall well-being of both campers and staff. ACA’s diverse membership includes camps and programs with religious, agency, private nonprofit, and for-profit affiliations. ACA also offers cutting-edge research, online and in-person learning opportunities, networking, brokered partnerships and buying groups, crisis hotline, advocacy efforts, and ready-to-use forms and tools.

Bunk1 Established in 1999, Bunk1 has been exclusively serving the camp community for 17 years. Since that time, our products and services have evolved tremendously but our mission has remained the same: To continually enhance the summer camp experience for everyone involved, while maintaining the traditions and unparalleled childhood experience offered by our partners.

Camp America Camp America has been the nation’s leading provider of international staff to summer camps since 1969. We take great pride in providing excellent customer service and offering a wide selection of exceptional staff. CA will provide qualified staff for virtually every position at your camp, from qualified activity leaders and specialist and general counselors to kitchen, maintenance, and office staff. We aim to be your easiest and friendliest option for quality matches with a focus on faith based staff and smooth logistics. We specialize in serving camp directors who are new to the international staffing process and those who have done it for over 30 years.

CampBrain Web-based management software for camps and conference centers. Ask Josh about our NEW conference center module! Serving 1000+ camps, since 1994. is the leading electronic health record system for camps, offering free-online registration, travel and emergency medical protection, and pre-packaged medications. Designed by camp doctors, nurses and directors, our secure, easy-to-use web-based solution manages health forms, allergies/medications and illness/injury tracking for your camp throughout the summer. can provide camp health staff instant access to vital medical information, decrease the time and energy spent during initial camper check-in, reduce risk and liability, and help keep safety in the forefront of camp operations.

Campwise CAMPWISE has been completely redesigned with a new look and feel, new features, and improved performance. The software has five core components: Camp Management/Online Registration, Conference Center/Retreats, Staff/Online Staff Applications, Donor, and Point of Sale. All of this is built upon our Common Record database which streamlines mailing list management and historical tracking across the different components. The CAMPWISE Mobile Apps, Medical module, and Report Scheduler compliment the core components.

Christian Camp and Conference Association Christian Camp and Conference Association helps maximize ministry for our members. We provide free monthly training through Excellence in Training as well as deep and wide educational offerings at Sectional Gatherings and the National Conference. Members benefit from exclusive tools through The Power of Camp – our national marketing campaign and receive our award-winning magazine. Members also can search our Christian Camping Resource Library for best practices and tools for camping pros. We help campers and guest groups find you through the searchable online Christian Camp and Conference Directory. Become a member today and take advantage of our cost-saving buying programs.

Church Mutual Insurance Company As the nation’s leading insurer of religious institutions, we offer our policyholders access to the industry’s most robust network of strategic connections. Our partnerships offer the specialized insight and services you need to succeed in your mission — and you can’t get them anywhere else. When it comes to protecting your people, your property and the traditions you hold dear, you’ll find we’re more than an insurer. We’re a partner who helps you serve the greater good. Make a strategic connection today.

CORD Inc CORD, Inc. is the premier Buying Organization for the faith-based community. The strength of any buying group is based on its relationship with both the vendor and the program user. The CORD team works closely with all of our vendors to ensure each member, regardless of their program size, receives quality service and the lowest possible price. Our name and concept comes from Ecclesiastes 4:12 which says, “A CORD of three is not quickly broken.” CORD’s commitment to long-lasting relationships with members and vendors truly creates a purchasing community that is stronger together!

Gronlund Sayther Brunkow Since 1976, providing charitable organizations and congregations with consultation services. Fundraising: feasibility studies, capital campaigns, annual funds, planned giving, major gifts, conferences and workshops; Public Relations: case statements, surveys, publications multimedia; Organizational Development: strategic planning; board, staff and volunteer development; program audits; training seminars; site and facility planning.

InsideOut Christian Resources for Outdoor Ministries For a camp experience that changes campers from the inside out … InsideOut: Christian Resources for Outdoor Ministries has five sessions that ensure campers will explore the fullness of God, who they are created to be, and what they are called to do.

Kaleidoscope, Inc. Kaleidoscope is a team of camp consultants and site planners passionate about camps and retreat centers, providing services for building and maintaining vital and viable programs, operations, sites and facilities. For thirty years we have had the privilege of partnering with camps all across the country. Camp and outdoor program centers are our passion and specific focus.

Megasys Hospitality Solutions Megasys is the provider of unique hospitality software that goes beyond simple registration process. We offer a complete Camp, Conference and Retreat software application that also provides operational software for allowing you to manage your resources. We have a complete Guest Profiling CRM system, Sales and Catering for Groups and Events, Housekeeping and full Work Order / Preventative Maintenance system, all built into one system. For those with Restaurants, Snack Shops and Gift Shops, we also have an integrated Point Of Sales module. All Properties are Unique, let us show you what we can do for you.

Nelnet Transaction Solutions

www.ntspay.comNelnet Transaction Solutions has almost 20 years of experience processing credit card and ACH payments for our camp, religious, nonprofit and education clients. Our full suite of products support online, POS, terminal and mobile payment processing. NTS supports adventure by providing simple and secure payment processing for camps of all kinds. We create a customized solution for your camp that makes payments easy and allows you to focus on your mission.

Presbyterian Foundation

www.presbyterianfoundation.orgFundraising for your camp or conference center is most definitely on your priority list. Trying to carry out your mission is also a top priority. The Presbyterian Foundation understands that you have a lot on your plate and can help you with the fundraising goals, so you can concentrate on your ministry. The Foundation can assist you in discovering new ways to increase funding for your ministry. This service is of no charge to you. Find the Ministry Relations Officer serving your area by visiting our booth or by calling 800-858-6127, option #2 and we’ll put you in touch.

Presbyterian Mission Agency The Presbyterian Mission Agency exists to inspire, equip and connect the shared ministries of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Camp and conference ministry is a huge part of that! Come learn more about the work of the PMA and how we are working to serve your ministries.

Register Graphics For over 45 years Register Graphics has designed, printed and mailed economical, effective print media for Christian Camps. Collectively, our design team as over 60 years of experience and their creativity seems to have no limit. We continue to expand our production capabilities to handle the smallest and largest format jobs efficiently. At Register Graphics, we believe it is our personal attention and touch that make the difference. You are not just a number, you are valued person and customer. That belief carries thru to the mailing and shipping of your project. We are proud to partner with PCCCA and OMA-UCC members in sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ and enriching lives through experiencing His creation.

Run River Enterprises Run River Enterprises strengthens the ministry of camps, retreat and conference centers with spiritually-based consultant services in all areas of strategic endeavor: Master Planning, Core Process Planning, Marketing, Fund Development, and Organizational Development. Unique aspects of Run River’s work include: robust data analysis and interpretation; project management based frameworks for implementation; and processes grounded in prayer and Bible study. The consultants of Run River include persons from diverse professional backgrounds and extensive experience. As a team, they offer the services you need for the ministry to which God calls you. “God’s Call – Your Vision – Our Ministry.” For centuries, we Presbyterians have prided ourselves on an educated clergy. To continue this tradition of excellence, we have entrusted 10 Presbyterian Church (USA) seminaries, and two theological institutions related to the denomination by covenant agreement, with providing the educational foundation church leaders need to be able to preach, teach, pray and lead. With the help of congregations nationwide, our Presbyterian seminaries are “equipping the saints for the work of ministry” (Eph. 4:12).

Texas Presbyterian Foundation

www.tpf.orgTexas Presbyterian Foundation exists to enable and expand mission. We provide fund management and education to increase the funds available for mission. We empower our partners through cost effective, long-term, financial management, exceptional customer service, enduring partnerships, and philanthropic planning.

Trinity/HPSI Trinity/HPSI is the largest GPO in the camping arena, serving over 2000 members in the U.S. and Canada with accumulative savings of over $11.5 million. FREE membership offers substantial savings from Sysco, U.S. Foods, GFS, Feesers, FSA along with non-food vendors you may already be using, such as Suburban Propane, Ferrellgas, Lowe’s, Grainger, In The Swim, Sherwin-Williams, SupplyWorks, Mattress Factory, Martin Mattress, New England Camp Discounter, American Hotel Register, Farmer Brothers coffee, Supplies on the Fly and many more. For a free complimentary foodservice price comparison, just visit us at the website above. Please stop by the Trinity/HPSI table at the PCCCA/OMA Annual Conference.