Hartford's Camp Courant is the largest free day camp in the nation, serving more than 1100 Hartford children during the summer season. Children ages 5 through 12 who live in the City of Hartford participate in a variety of recreational, educational, and cultural programs at the campsite in Farmington. Transportation, two nutritious meals a day, health care screenings and a bathing suit (if needed) are provided to every child. All of the programs are geared towards developing self-esteem, building positive relationships and having fun. Contributions from the community are needed each year to maintain this free summer program for Hartford children.
SBM Charitable Foundation Supports ‘Swimming 101’ & ‘Guardstart’
$16,000 gift to Hartford’s Camp Courant Continues Partnership for 2014 Season Ask any camper who attends Hartford’s Camp Courant (HCC) each summer about what their favorite activity is, and the hands down choice is ALWAYS participating in a refreshing dip in the Camp pool. Through a generous gift of $16,000 from the SBM Charitable Foundation, Hartford’s children will once again learn the basic
Hartford’s Camp Courant Partners with Riverfront Recapture for ‘2014 Sporting Chance for Youth Day’
Since 1894, it has been the mission of Hartford’s Camp Courant (HCC) to promote healthy choices and a lifestyle filled with physical activity for the children of Hartford. HCC’s goal is to have children understand the benefits of being outdoors and to appreciate nature, all while staying active, and preserving the environment. In 2014, Camp will once again partner with Riverfront Recapture to keep
Hartford’s Camp Courant Travels Down Arch Street for its ‘Send A Kid to Camp’ CAMPaign
The wrath of New England’s winter weather and extreme frost could not dampen the spirits of more than 100 special guests who attended the ‘3rd Annual Arch Street Tavern’ event in support of Hartford’s Camp Courant (HCC). Sunshine filled days and smiling faces of Hartford’s children coming off of the bus in June were the focus of a committed group working to promote the