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  Due to COVID-19, Camp Tacanneko has been cancelled for summer 2020.  This was a difficult decision to make but supports recommendations by National Camp Fire, local and state authorities.   If you have already registered for Camp Tacanneko's summer 2020 season, please consider the following options:  You may donate the camp registration fee to Camp Fire Central Coast of California. This donation is tax deductible using Tax ID: #95-1661096. Donations are greatly appreciated. You may receive a full refund of your camp registration. Please email cfcccboard@gmail.com to request your refund, and it will be returned in the method it was...
Thursday, January 9, 2020
We look forward to your support for Giving Tuesday each year. Stay tuned for more updates!    You want to know your giving matters....          You want your gift to speak for you.              You want to shape your world.                  You want to make a real impact. Giving through Camp Fire means discovering YOUR Spark - it means young people are finding their their passions and their purpose. While working on a project with Mission Hope Cancer Center, Jose, one of our teen participants explained,"I went to bed with a smile last night because I made a difference." Your Year End Gift can make a difference today with a contribution...
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Camp Fire's Annual Poinsettia Sale is underway! Hello Friends!     Camp Fire is once again helping you get ready for the holidays with our annual Poinsettia Sale! We are selling each gorgeous 6” red, white, punch, or variegated (multi) locally grown poinsettia plant for just $12! These beautiful plants make great holiday gifts for teachers, neighbors, co-workers, friends, and family. We’re taking orders now through November 14th!    | Order Here | Mark your calendars to pick up orders from 10am-4pm on Thursday, December 5th. {Pick up at Cherry Lane Nursery, 436 Traffic Way, Arroyo Grande.}          Proceeds from this fundraiser support...
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
You are cordially invited to the Annual Meeting & Recognition Dinner of Camp Fire Central Coast of California Meeting Date: 5pm, Friday, March 8th Location: Shell Beach Veteran’s Hall, 230 Leeward Avenue Look forward to an evening that honors our Camp Fire Family including volunteers, leaders, alumni, donors, staff, board, and Guest of Honor: Shari McCarthy Together we will enjoy dinner, dessert, awards, and more. Please RSVP for yourself and your family/guests by Friday, February 22nd to (805) 773-5126 or campfirerm@gmail.com. Donations at the door for meals will supplement hosting of the event. Convenient Membership Renewal:...
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Quotes from Righetti High School 9th Grade Opportunity Class [The Opportunity class is made up of identified 9th grade students at risk of not graduating from high school. The purpose of this class is to better prepare them with skills and coping methods for the challenges of high school.] These quotes are from student participants in Mr. Tognazzini’s class and were written on March 19th, 2018, ten weeks into the Thrive{ology} lessons and after two local hikes. "We are loving the direction this Thrive{ology} program is headed and are so excited about the upcoming weeks. These kids are more excited to come to school than I have ever seen. Our...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
ABOUT ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE KID DAY®  How often do we stop to tell the kids and teens in our lives how incredible they are? What impressive qualities we observe in them? Do we applaud who they are as a person and not just the good things they do? This is why Camp Fire founded Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® in 1997—to activate adults across the U.S. to write, email, text, send a video, or tell (in any form) the youth in their lives what makes them special. Encourage, inspire, and uplift our nation’s youth—that is the goal of this holiday. Camp Fire’s 54 councils engage their communities online and offline (through special events and programs...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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