- Summer Camp Music Festival’s Make a Difference and Field Day will be having a “Wish List” drive at the Umphrey’s McGee concert at The Canopy Club in Urbana, IL on February 17 to benefit The Center for Women in Transition in Urbana, IL.
The Center for Women in Transition exists to empower women and their children. The agency provides housing and supportive services for families experiencing homelessness or who are victims of domestic violence. The Center has a long history of service in Champaign-Urbana, and is continuing to work in the community by expanding the services we provide. To learn more about The Center visit http://www.cwt-cu.org/index.html
- The Center for Women in Transition Wish List: http://www.cwt-cu.org/html/wish_list.html
- We will also be hosting a toy drive with Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago on February 23 at the Gramatik concert at the Riviera Theater in Chicago! The toy drive will support Lurie Children’s Hospital who is dedicated to the care of sick children and the advancement of knowledge about health issues that plague children.
Please visit http://www.luriechildrens.org/en-us/ways-to-get-involved/get-involved/toys-gift-donations/Pages/toys-wish-list.aspx to see the Lurie Children’s Hospital wish list!
- Bring in any THREE items from the correct corresponding list and receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a 3-day Summer Camp Pass! Every three items will get you another raffle ticket, so the more donations you bring, the better your chances are to win. Make sure to check the correct list.
The Make A Difference area at Summer Camp is a space for collective consciousness. The Soulshine Tent in the Make A Difference area at the festival is a place to increase your social and environmental awareness by learning about the nonprofit organizations on site, take in an acoustic set for a good cause, participate in workshops and activities and so much more. With activities around the clock, the Make A Difference Area will provide you with an eye opening, and maybe even transforming, experience. Throughout the year, Summer Camp’s Make A Difference sponsors all kinds of drives at Summer Camp related artist shows in an attempt to raise awareness and goods for worthy causes. Thus, utilizing the Summer Camp Music Festival to really Make A Difference all year. Learn more about Make A Difference here: http://summercampfestival.com/community/make-a-difference/
This is a Field Day event, so every donation counts towards the Red, Yellow, Blue or Purple team. The team with the most donations at the concert will win the event for Field Day 2013!
Summer Camp Field Day is a Color War that takes place on site at the festival, and year-round at concerts throughout the country and online. To learn more about Field Day, check out the website: http://www.summercampfestival.com/field-day