Our Mission

Instilling inspiration and empowerment, while enhancing the lives of children with serious illnesses.

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Get Involved!

Volunteers are needed year-round, for both family weekends and summer sessions! Consider giving a week or day of your time to some of the most amazing children in the world.


As a donor-funded medical camp, your generous donations allow children and families to experience CCK free of charge. Thank you.

Our 100% Promise


$ 2500 .00

100% of all donations goes directly to help campers and families attend CCK.

Because of our generous supporters, our camper families have

No Cost. No Worries.

Just Fun

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Looking to give back this summer? Volunteer as a Counselor at the Center for Courageous Kids! Earn service hours and build your resume while you make memories and help our courageous campers experience a fun and safe camp!

We are in need of volunteer counselors for the following sessions:
June 1st-6th Diabetes
June 22nd-26th Autism
June 28th-July 3rd Asthma and Siblings
July 13th-18th Epilepsy and Siblings

Individuals must be 18 years or older. No experience is required, just a positive attitude and willingness to learn. Contact our Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator, Melissa Gerard, at mgerard@courageouskids.org or fill out our Volunteer Application here: www.courageouskids.org/volunteer-application/
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The entire summer staff is HERE! #ShoutOut to Norton Children's Hospital for sending great representatives to certify our Program Counselors in CPR. CCK ensures that quality procedures are taught to have a fun and safe summer experience! Check out these photos from the CPR Training! ... See MoreSee Less

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Hey campers! The countdown starts TODAY! We are just 10 days away from experiencing THE POWER OF CCK! Check out the 10 tips to have the BEST SUMMER EVER! If you or someone you know is interested in having the best week of the summer, register NOW: www.courageouskids.org/camper-information/camper-application/
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The 8th Annual Houchens Mobile Program is HERE! CCK is excited to partner with Houchens Industries, Inc. for the 8th year in a row to benefit CCK. The Mobile Program offers the community an opportunity to donate $1.00 when they checkout at Houchens IGA, Crossroads IGA, Priceless Foods, Priceless IGA, Jr. Foods, IGA Express, and Shell locations. The Kick-Off Breakfast was TODAY and mobiles will be sold from May 22 - June 22! This program has raised over $220,000 for CCK since 2012, and we are so thankful for the ongoing support from Houchens Industries! Be sure to stop in one of the participating stores and give $1.00! ... See MoreSee Less

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#HeyCCK We have totaled our donations for CCK's Adventure Lodge and GUESS WHAT! We not only reached our $40,000 goal, we surpassed it! With gracious donors like you, we were able to raise $51,511 to go towards our Tree House Camping Program! Stay tuned throughout the summer to see our campers enjoying camp in the trees!
#CCK #CenterForCourageousKids #AdventureLodge #Camp #TreeHouse #New #ProgramArea #ThankYou #DonatingMatters
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