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AWS Foundation Grants Money to Camp Red Cedar for Camper Scholarships

Mar 26, 2014
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For Immediate Release: AWS Foundation grants money to Camp Red Cedar for camper scholarships Camp Red Cedar was recently awarded $25,000 from the AWS Foundation for camper scholarships and riding equipment. Camp Red Cedar, a 57-acre summer camp and horseback riding facility just north of Fort Wayne, is a fully accessible facility where campers of all abilities participate in swimming, boating, arts and crafts, sports and field games, horseback riding, karate and a variety of activities. Five thousand dollars will go toward purchasing new equipment for Camp Red Cedar’s therapeutic horseback riding programs, with $20,000 for camper scholarships to enable children and adults with disabilities who do not have public or other funding sources to attend a 2014 summer camp session.

Those wishing to learning more about camper scholarships should contact Camp Red Cedar at (260) 637-3608 or [email protected]. For more information about Camp Red Cedar, visit our website at The mission of Camp Red Cedar is to encourage children and adults with disabilities to move beyond their boundaries through recreational activities, outdoor education, creative arts and interaction with horses, in an integrated environment, serving people of all abilities. Camp Red Cedar is a CARF accredited (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) and a Premier PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International) certified therapeutic horseback riding facility.

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