Operation STAR Camp

The Pioneer Camp & Retreat Center hosts Operation S.T.A.R. Camp July 8 – 13. This week-long summer camp is for surviving families, youth, and teens from all branches of Active Duty, Reserves, and National Guard. Survivors are invited to enjoy the camp experience as a family or just send the children. 

Register as a youth or teen (7-17 years old) or as a family (limited cabins are available).

Operation S.T.A.R. Camp is an opportunity to meet and connect with other Gold Star Kids/Families while enjoying the scenic beauty and adventure activities available at the Pioneer Camp & Retreat Center in Angola, NY (about 20 miles south of Buffalo on Lake Erie).

To register, contact Bonnie Conrad at 914-945-7514 / 914-564-8170 or email: bonnie.l.conrad3.ctr@mail.mil.

In the event of a hardship, limited campership grants are available. To request a grant application, contact Bonnie Conrad.

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