An exhibit hall will be held on the Wednesday of the conference from 10:00am to 5:30pm. We will have 76 booths in the five exhibit spaces in Harrell Center. The exhibitors will be on hand to share what they offer your camp/retreat ministry.
There will be a special punch card in your conference name tag that you can get punched by the 15 exhibitors on the card. If you get all 15 punches, you can turn in your completed card to be entered into a drawing for the 15 prizes (each worth more than $50) that are offered by those exhibitors.
We hope you will take a look at the list below and learn more about our amazing exhibitors – starting with our day sponsors. We look forward to seeing you in the exhibit hall during the conference.
Booths C17 and C26
Day Sponsor for Tuesday
Campwise provides software for camp registration, conference/guest groups, donor, online staff and Point of Sale for the camp store. Campwise is the leader in the use of mobile technology for camp functions such as Check-in, Medical Records, and other mobile apps designed for Smart phones and tablets.
Day Sponsor for Sunday
Thrivent is a membership-owned diversified financial services organization that serves Christians and their families, helping them be wise with money so they can live more content, confident and generous lives.
413 Strengthgear is your camp source for T-shirts or gifts. We approach each project with creativity knowing that each design or product is a reflection of branding. With 50+ years of experience in the summer camp industry we are ready to help with design and product options for your camp.
829 Studios is an integrated marketing agency that delivers measurable results through thoughtful strategy, design and development. Since 2007, we’ve been crafting marketing solutions that solve problems, convey messages and deliver meaningful experiences. With a focus on collaboration and innovation, we’re a partner that is serious about delivering exceptional outcomes.
American Associated Companieswww.directlinensource.com
American Associated Companies offers five star linen to many camp/conference centers across the United States. We have a bed sheet with a colored thread in the hem for size identification. We also offer spreads , blankets, pillows, hook less shower curtains, and towels in a wide range of colors and sizes.
American Bedding Manufacturerswww.americanbeddingmfg.com
Sponsor of the Conference Pen in Your Tote Bag
Mattresses and covers with waterproof fabrics in standard and custom sizes, wood and metal heavy duty bunk and single beds, wood and metal furniture. Blankets, pillows, linens, our entire catalog is online at www.americanbeddingmfg.com. Phone: 1-800-203-2507, fax 423-745-2772 and customer service email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Camp Associationwww.acacamps.org
The American Camp Association (ACA) is committed to supporting the work of camp professionals of all faiths. ACA accreditation is the standard for health, safety, and risk management in camp programs of all types. For 100+ years, ACA has provided advocacy, research, education, and networking opportunities.
American Income Life Special Risk Divisionwww.ailspecialrisk.com
The Special Risk Division of American Income Life specializes in providing blanket accident insurance for camps. Our motto is “serving those who serve others” and we have been experts in the camping field since 1952.
Anchor Insurance Agencieswww.anchor-insurance.com
In today’s economy, the question is not whether to review your business insurance program, but how to ensure that your ministry has explored all opportunities for efficiencies and cost control. Anchor Insurance Agencies is a specialty broker that offers a unique package of resources for Camps. Please visit us today!
Angel Tree Camping (Prison Fellowship)www.angeltreecamping.org
Sponsor of One of the Charging Stations
Angel Tree Camping partners with Christian camps by providing partial to full scholarships (depending on the cost of camp) to send children with incarcerated parents to a week of camp where they have the freedom to just be a kid and are able to hear about God’s love for them.
Bed Bug Heat Doctor/PrevSolwww.prevsol.com
The #1 bed bug heat system will eliminate bed bugs, including eggs, using green technology, lightweight, easy to set up, and made in America. Rooms ready in less than 12 hours. www.prevsol.com (844) 364-3281
Keep your parents engaged in the camp experience using the Bunk1 mobile apps for parents and staff. Check out our facial recognition, custom push notifications, social media integration, news from camp, text alerts, Bunk Notes & Bunk Replies. Give mom and dad something to smile about!
The Buying Networkswww.thebuyingnetworks.net
We save thousands of organizations like yours millions of dollars on products and services they already purchase. We do this for free! There is no obligation. Could your camp use an extra $10,000, $20,000 or even $50,000 extra each year for the next 30 years? Come to our booth!
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. We aim to be your easiest and friendliest option for quality matches and smooth logistics.
Booths C2 and C3
CampBrain is passionate about camp management software and online registration for camps and conference centers. For 25+ years we have served 1200+ camps and conference centers with our fully-featured web-based software. Come chat with Jeff and Josh to hear about the new fundraising module.
CampDoc is the leading electronic health record system for camps, offering free online registration, travel and emergency medical protection, emergency text alerts, discounted medical supplies, and one-way parent emails. Designed by camp doctors, nurses and directors, our secure, easy-to-use web-based solution manages health forms, allergies, medications and illness/injury tracking.
An intuitive camp management system designed to help operate camps at peak efficiency. With systems to elegantly manage registration, forms, reporting, financials, staffing, health care, activity scheduling, resident and day transportation, fundraising, and more, CampMinder is the most comprehensive business management platform engineered for summer camps.
CampSite is a comprehensive camp management software designed to help camp directors run their best camps! Offering the latest technology, frequent product updates and expert support, we strive to be your one-stop camp management solution. CampSite is preferred by camp directors all over the country!
Center for Youth Ministry Trainingwww.cymt.org
CYMT offers a debt-free, 3-year Graduate Residency for those called to youth ministry. Residents are placed in a local church to serve as youth ministers while also earning a Master of Arts in Youth Ministry (fully-funded) through partner seminaries. It’s our mission to equip youth ministers for sustainable and thriving ministries.
Christian Camp and Conference Associationwww.ccca.org
CCCA 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 like The Power of Camp. Join today and take advantage of our cost-saving buying programs.
CircuiTree Premier Camp Softwarewww.circuitree.com
CircuiTree is a team of people passionate about supporting your camp’s mission! We’d love to save time for your team and relieve headaches by consolidating all your systems into one that fits your needs. Come by our booth for a friendly chat!
CORCL, the fun way to get around! Our mission is to create the most in-demand items on your waterfront. We offer the round CORCL boat for ages 7-15 and the wigglin’ WGWAG for ages 10 and up. Our products can be found in over 400 camps.
CORD Inc. provides purchasing services and solutions for any size Christian church, school, camp, and ministry. Members of CORD receive significant savings in every category of spending, including food service, office supplies, maintenance, copier/reprographics, insurance, and much more. There are no membership fees or compliance contracts.
Diamond Brand Gearwww.diamondbrandgear.com
Booths D7 and D8
Diamond Brand Gear has been sewing quality canvas wall tents for camps for over 100 years. Our commitment to quality extends beyond our products. We’re proud to be committed to our people and to manufacturing all of our tents and gear in the USA.
DollarDays is a leading supplier of wholesale goods for nonprofits, churches, charities and camps. Since 2001, we’ve empowered our customers to accomplish their projects and missions by delivering high-value products that improve the lives of those around the world. Visit www.dollardays.com or call 877-837-9569 for your product needs.
Domokur Architects specializes in the planning, design and construction of camps and retreat centers throughout the United States. We’ve partnered with over 450 camping and recreational facilities to develop long lasting relationships and first-class facilities that flow and respond naturally to their program and their specific site.
Duke Divinity Schoolwww.divinity.duke.edu
We are a graduate and professional school associated with Duke University that offers Masters and Doctoral degrees centered around Christian formation and theological study.
ELCA/Mission Investment Fund and Episcopal Church Building Fundwww.mif.elca.orgwww.ecbf.org
The ELCA Mission Investment Fund and The Episcopal Church Building Fund share a mission to support related ministries with competitive loans for capital projects and investment options. We exist to partner with your ministry as you renew current or build new facilities.
Envirospring by Lippert Componentswww.somnum.com
Lippert Components aims to protect the environment and save resources by using sustainable materials and processes. Somnum’s recyclable EnviroSpring mattress is an eco-friendly alternative to traditional, non-recyclable mattresses. Through our Zero Landfill Mattress Recycling Program, old EnviroSpring mattresses are recycled and converted into brand new mattresses, reducing landfill waste.
Essensa is a GPO that provides strategic purchasing solutions and operational support to reduce costs and increase efficiency for commercial markets nationwide. We serve as a true business partner to our members and supplement our industry-leading purchasing program with a consultative approach, in-depth analytics, and vast supply chain expertise.
ESS Universal – Heavy Duty Bunk Bedswww.heavydutybunkbeds.com
ESS Universal, your source for Heavy Duty Metal Bunk Beds, Mattresses, Furniture and Accessories. We offer single, single over single, triple, single over full bunk beds, mattresses, under bed storage lockers and more. We are your Bed Bug Resistant Heavy Duty Bunk Bed Supplier. Call us at 616-229-0597, Dick@essuniversal.com.
I will work with you to create the right fundraising goals, strategies and action plans for you to succeed. I will provide the support and accountability to empower you with the essential fundraising tools to abundantly grow your mission through philanthropy…until you can do it on your own.
At General Mills, our team of experts can help you reach your sales goals, offer best practices, menu inspirations, and recipes. General Mills Convenience & Foodservice serves solutions everywhere. We provide the food people love away from home.
Global Promotions & Incentives, an ASW Global Companyhttps://shopglobalpai.com
Branded merchandise is key to building or maintaining strong brand awareness. Our team of experts at Global Promotions & Incentives (GPI) can work with you to extend your company’s brand with logoed apparel, stock/custom promotional products, service awards & incentives, and custom web stores for B2B or B2C e-fulfillment.
Gordon Food Servicewww.gfs.com
Our purpose is to serve our customers with the highest quality food service products and services. We achieve this purpose through innovative systems and the spirit and integrity of our people.
Gronlund Sayther Brunkow (GSB)www.gsbfundraising.com
When you’re called to expand your mission, we’re called to help you succeed. Full Service Consulting for Capital Campaigns, Annual Funds, Deferred Giving, Strategic Planning, Marketing, Governance and more.
Guardian Background Screeningwww.guardianbackgroundscreening.com
Ensure staff and volunteers teaching, counseling, and in security positions are who they say they are and have no unpleasant surprises lurking in their history with reliable background screening. No one wants to see a child hurt or injured, we are diligent about our compliance and helping you be compliant.
Homecoming Columbarium Systemshttps://homecominginc.com
For 35 years Homecoming has served over 1,400 clients nationwide. We offer our engineered, space-efficient columbarium system and Memorial Wall Plaque System, making this ministry inclusive by allowing all to memorialized. We also provide an unrivaled continuing service to meet urn and memorial needs for the life of this ministry.
InLighten Films offers a fresh new way for pastors/teachers to engage and inspire congregations through dramatic, original short films. Theater-quality, scripture-based, 4-5 minute films that are perfect to illustrate your sermon or lesson. Save time, illuminate scripture, inspire your people, and move them forward in their faith.
INNOVA Disc Golfwww.innovadiscs.com
From discs to targets, we are the #1 leader in providing all your disc golf needs. Represented by Jackie and Geri Gibbs of Slip Disc Ministries, they have been providing custom INNOVA brand discs to the camp market for 15 years and has designed and installed 40+ camp courses in 22 states.
Creation and community are powerful teachers. We are committed to equipping camps with Biblically sound and easy to use resources to shape the faith of campers by engaging their hearts and minds in the context of these great teachers. Our theme changes every year, but the heart of InsideOut is always the same.
The Insurance Boardwww.insuranceboard.org
Sponsor of the Evening Snack on Monday
Our mission is to support and protect churches and their ministries by offering superior property and liability risk and insurance services. Our commitment to camps in their endeavor to enrich the lives of children and shape their future is purposeful with resources to make camps safer, more enjoyable, and memorable.
Jess Crate Furniturewww.jesscrate.com
Jess Crate Furniture is the leading manufacturer of American made wood and steel furniture for camps and retreats. We carry full lines of bedroom, living room and dining rooms. We carry mattresses and linens, too! Call us at 1-800-220-JESS (5377) to discuss your needs.
Kaleidoscope is a team of consultants and planners providing missional, operational, and site assessments; strategic and business planning; master site planning. Kaleidoscope’s experience is broad – from centers large, small – growing, struggling. We know best practices of thriving centers, providing specific solutions so your center may THRIVE.
Keys for Kidswww.keysforkids.org
Keys for Kids Ministries exists to Igniting a passion for Christ in kids and families. We want to provide all kids and their families worldwide the opportunity to respond to the gospel of Christ through resources like: our daily devotions for kids and teens, radio network and other quality resources.
Lodgepole by Callippe Solutionshttp://lodgepole.net
Lodgepole manages your site & facility’s strategic future. Designed for property knowledge within all roles at camps and conference centers, including the board. Reasonable monthly rates, new modules, user-friendly interface. Your property’s future depends on taking action today.
As one of the seven seminaries of the ELCA, Luther Seminary educates leaders for Christian communities across the country and around the world. A leading innovator in theological education, the seminary is committed to exploring cutting-edge approaches for Christian ministry, proclamation, and faith formation in a rapidly changing world.
Mabel’s Labels are personalized, waterproof, and 100% satisfaction guaranteed, making them perfect for both sleepaway and day camp. Our stress-free labelling program offers direct delivery to parents – no sorting, distributing or collecting funds. We offer FREE SHIPPING on all orders. Reduce your lost and found and avoid mix-ups this camp season!
Maintenance Care is an easy to use Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS). Manage Work Orders, Preventive Maintenance and all of the Assets in your facility with ease.
Markel Specialty Insurancewww.markelinsurance.com/camp
For over 75 years, Markel has provided state-of-the-art, quality insurance protection, value-added services, and top-notch customer service. Markel customers have long benefited from our superior coverage, safety surveys, consultations, training, seminars, newsletters, publications, videos, crisis intervention and loss analyses. Have your camp’s insurance agent/broker request a no obligation quote to compare.
Welcome to MCM Brands, a comprehensive supplier to the national camp store market. Along with Carolina Sewn and Chelsea Teddy bear we provide top quality products in all categories–from pens to plush, lanyards to leather, and totes to tech accessories providing value, consistency and customer service for your store.
Megasys Hospitality Solutionswww.megasyshms.com
Sponsor of the Conference Mug
Megasys Hospitality Solutions has been providing solutions for property management to a wide variety of clients including state parks, hotels, campgrounds, group camps, government facilities, resorts, conference centers, and Point of Sale operations for 30 years. Solutions are continuously enhanced based on industry trends, for unique operations, regardless of size.
When you work with Merchants Fleet, you have an experienced, client-oriented team dedicated to finding the right solutions to meet your vehicle needs. Whether you need one vehicle or 100 for a seasonal period or for many years, Merchants Fleet specializes in customizing its offerings to meet your ideal criteria.
Morrow Insurance Agency, Inc.www.morrowinsurance.com
Operating a youth camp, conference center or retreat center involves more than being responsible for protecting property. We work with over 150 of these businesses nationwide, so we understand that. Call us and visit our website to discover more about how we can become your partner in protection.
MV SPORT / THE GAMEwww.mvsport.com
Screen printed and embroidered apparel
Navigating Through Changewww.navigatingthroughchange.com
The steps involved in learning to sail provide a powerful model to experience and reflect on how to navigate times of challenge and change. A sailing log book and fun teaching and exercises empowers children, youth and adults to take the tiller and sail into their dreams and call.
Outfit Your Logowww.outfityourlogo.com
We have specialized in fulfilling the imprinted product needs of Camp & Conference Centers nationwide for over 25 years! We offer free logo design, camp store consulting, and an unmatched product line of the most unique, competitively priced, high-quality items. We are ready to share our experience and expertise with you today!
Columbia, Louisville, Princeton, and Union are seminaries of the Presbyterian Church (USA) all providing theological education for those seeking to live out God’s call in their life. These seminaries exist to educate and nurture faithful, imaginative, and effective leaders for the sake of the church and the world.
The Presbyterian Foundation was established in 1799 to raise, steward, and distribute funds for mission. We work with congregations, councils, agencies, and other entities to ensure they have resources for mission today, tomorrow, and 200 years from now.
Presbyterian Investment & Loan Programhttps://pilp.pcusa.org
The Presbyterian Investment & Loan Program provides low-cost loans to PCUSA entities for renovation, expansion, accessibility, energy efficiency and even to refinance existing debt.
Since 1989, Progressive Graphics has been producing top quality garments. My focus is the camp market and we have acquired a great understanding of your needs. We have a full catalog of stock designs and also have a top shelf Art Department. We also do 1000s of promotional products.
Sponsor of the Arrow Stickers in the Exhibit Hall
Regpack is an online registration software that allows camps to register families online, including integrated payments, automatic billing, custom reporting, rosters, and email communication. Regpack gives Camp Directors the tools they need to simplify and automate camp registration and payments.
Sponsor of the Morning Plenary Gathering on Monday
Run River strengthens camps, retreat & conference centers with spiritually-based consultant services in all areas of strategic endeavor: Master and Core Process Planning, Marketing, Fund Development, and Organizational Development. Unique aspects of our work include: robust data analysis; project management frameworks for implementation; and processes grounded in spiritual practice.
Sacred Playgrounds leads the way in research on outdoor ministries. We partner with individual camping organizations to help them evaluate their effectiveness, better tell their success stories, and identify key areas for improvement. Our experienced team leads the Effective Camp Project, among other research and consulting initiatives.
Safe Gatherings is an online system providing both screening, tracking, and training for everyone who serves children, youth, or vulnerable adults.
Sobel Insurance – a Brown & Brown Companywww.bbinsgc.com
Sobel Insurance has been providing Insurance & Risk Management services to Camps & Conference Centers since 1933. Additionally, our Crisis Management Team has assisted our Camps & Conference Centers during their darkest times including Sexual Abuse Allegations, Deaths, Vehicular Accidents, Communicable Disease. Our clients pay NOTHING for these services.
Since 1995, we’ve been helping camps, churches and Not-For-Profit organizations nationwide brand and market their organizations with quality stickers, banners, apparel, design & much more at competitive pricing with ethical business practices. Building a platform to earn our clients trust long after the first sale… plus free shipping and setup nationwide!
TCDI – The Camp Doctor Inc.www.campdoctor.com
TCDI is a nationally recognized camp consultant. For 25+ years we have provided practical solutions to the camping and conference industry. Our work product includes finding organizational strengths as well as solutions for obvious challenges. TCDI’s skill set has competencies in all aspects of the camp and conference center operations.
Tic Tac Toe Marketingwww.tictactoemarketing.com
Camp changes lives! It’s that simple. When you aren’t communicating consistently and clearly, you end up with empty beds and missed opportunities. With clear messaging, robust marketing plans and all the marketing materials you need, we help fill every bed to reach maximum impact on the lives of the people you serve!
FREE membership in TRINITY/HPSI, your group purchasing partner, with substantial savings from Sysco, US Foods, GFS, FSA, Shamrock, Ben E. Keith, Martin Brothers, Feesers, PFG, HFM, Cash-Wa, Sherwin-Williams, Lowe’s, Ferrellgas, Suburban Propane, Toro, E-Z-GO/Cushman, Office Depot, Staples, American Hotel Register, Mattress Factory, many others. Saving our members $11,000,000+ annually.
Sponsor of the Conference Registration System
UltraCamp provides online registration and comprehensive program management tools, but we are more than our payment processing, form collection, retreat and rental management, custom reporting, and Point-of-Sale. Our team of support technicians provide prompt, personal, responsive assistance and training.
US Mattress Factorywww.themattressfactory.com
Sponsor of One of the Charging Stations
The US Mattress Factory has been bringing quality mattresses and covers to camps and dorms for over 100 years. We are your complete source for all of your camp needs – mattresses, cots, bunk beds, and more.
venue360 provides next generation cloud-based camp management software in 11 countries and growing. Come see why camps choose venue360 to streamline, manage, & automate key areas of their ministry, improving guest experience and reducing staff load. From Executive Directors to front line registration, your team will love it.