What is a Camp Card? – A Camp Card is a discount card that provides the purchasers numerous discounts to restaurants and retailers all throughout Central and Northern New York. Each card is sold for $5.00. The deals on the card far exceed the amount. Scouts are encouraged to sell as many as they can. Your unit will earn 50% ($2.50 per card) of all sales!
Why is it called the Camp Card? – Many units use the Camp Card program as a way for a Scout to earn his own way to summer camp. The Camp Card may be used by a unit to help offset fees for a unit trip or many other activities.
What makes the Camp Card better than other fundraisers? – There is no risk to your unit! All your unit needs to do is agree to participate in the 2016 Camp Card Program and request the number of cards your unit intends on selling. Once your unit has the
2016 Camp Cards you will issue them to your Scouts one bundle at a time which is 10 Cards or $50.00 worth of cards. At the end of the sale your unit will return all unsold cards and 50% of the sales to the Council Office. Your unit retains 50% of your total sales.
How long is the sale? – The 2016 Camp Card Sale will run from December 1, 2015 – May 27, 2016. Returns are due on May 27th. Payment is due 60 days after cards are received. If additional cards are needed payment must be made for cards already taken.
Why do customers support the Camp Card Program? – They are supporting a Scout earning his way to summer camp. Most people relate Scouting with camping. Second it has a great price point at $5.00 which makes it very easy to support. The value of the card is worth much more than $5.00.
How do I sign up my unit? – Just complete the commitment form below and submit it to the Longhouse Service Center at 2803 Brewerton Rd. Syracuse, NY 13211 or Email Tiffany.Williams@scouting.org