We appreciate both short and long-term volunteers
Learn more about our volunteer opportunities!
Long term-volunteers must submit a routine background check in order to be accepted into the program.
A number of our volunteers serve as camp counselors for one of our many camps. If you are interested in becoming an OMK camp counselor see the link below, and check out the Camping Opportunities page of the website for future opportunities. Don't forget to apply!
Counselor Applications for Camp Kelleys Island include:
- Counselors-in-Training(CITs) - Apply by February 1, 2022
- New and Returning Camp Counselors - Apply by February 1, 2022
- Reference Form - Due by February 1, 2022. All counselor applicants are requested to have TWO unrelated adults give an assessment of the applicant's skills and abilities as they pertain to being a camp counselor.
Interviews will be invited after applications are reviewed (February/March)
Camp staff decisions are typically made in the spring to prepare for summer programs.
Interested in volunteering?
Contact Kayla Oberstadt at firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out our events page for upcoming involvement opportunities!
Other Leadership Development Opportunities:
To encourage leadership skills in our OMK camp counselors, OMK offers partial scholarships to for our committed youth leaders to attend various leadership trainings around the state. Funds are available in exchange for commitment at a minimum of two smaller OMK events or the weeklong Camp Kelleys Island Youth/Teen Camp.
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