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Through Their Lens: Friendship

Through Their Lens: Friendship. For many campers, the opportunity to meet new friends is one of the most exciting parts of the HFH Summer Camps experience. Check out some of the new friendships our campers documented at HFH Summer Camps 2018.

2019-05-17T10:59:53-05:00May 17th, 2019|

Through Their Lens: Exploring Nature

Through Their Lens: Exploring Nature. The HFH Summer Camps experience presents a special opportunity for our campers, all of whom have experienced homelessness in New York City, to get out of the city and enjoy the lush natural beauty of Harriman State Park. Check out some of our campers' nature shots from HFH

2019-05-02T16:07:44-05:00May 2nd, 2019|

Meet the Director: Jeff Tucker

As we gear up for HFH Summer Camps 2019, meet Jeffrey Tucker, Director of Camp Operations, who is thrilled to be As we gear up for HFH Summer Camps 2019, meet Jeffrey Tucker, Director of Camp Operations, who is thrilled to be leading the team this summer at Camps Lanowa and Wakonda. Find out

2019-04-30T09:19:35-05:00April 30th, 2019|

Families Celebrate HFH Summer Camps at Family Fun Day

Camper Recruitment continued for HFH Summer Camps 2019, with all three HFH residences hosting their annual Family Fun Day, featuring snacks, giveaways, and Camp Recruiters on hand to answer parents' questions, assist with camper applications, and spread the word about Camps Lanowa and Wakonda. Check out some highlights from Williamsbridge's 2019 Family Fun

2019-04-23T09:03:45-05:00April 23rd, 2019|

Now Starring… The Williamsbridge Wolverines

Last month, the Williamsbridge Wolverines debuted their first film, featuring skits written, directed, and acted out by the kids themselves. With the help of Bobby Valentin, Education Specialist, the film premiere was a spectacular success for the stars and their proud parents alike. Stay tuned for our premiere of the Wolverines' debut.

2019-04-22T10:02:04-05:00April 22nd, 2019|

Through Their Lens: A Day in the Life

Last summer, Nicholas Friedland, a Junior at the Calhoun School, developed a volunteer photo project at Camps Wakonda and Lanowa. He distributed disposable cameras to the campers and encouraged them to photograph their friends, daily routines, and activities. Take a peek at the campers’ snapshots of the HFH Summer Camps experience, through their lens.

2019-04-12T10:07:16-05:00April 12th, 2019|

Chef Elena Visits Saratoga’s Afterschool Cooking Club

Chef Elena of Well Rooted Kitchen stopped by Saratoga afterschool to teach the cooking club how to make veggie dumplings, banana wontons, and fruit spring rolls. The lesson was an opportunity for the kids to try new foods, practice their kitchen skills, and learn some healthy and delicious new recipes.

2019-03-29T13:12:52-05:00March 29th, 2019|