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Giving to Continue Kanuga’s Legacy
Through the years, Kanuga has continued to grow and thrive. This is due in part to the existence of the Annual Fund. Designed to support the mission, ministry, and maintenance of Kanuga, this fund is driven solely by donations. Often the money goes to support visible improvements such as the recent repainting of the Lodge’s...
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Spreading the Kanuga Spirit: The Minkler Howell Endowment
The arrival of spring at Kanuga means more than pretty blooms. It also signals that it’s time to review applications for the Minkler Howell Endowment, a honored Kanuga tradition that focuses on assisting community-based programs created by parishes, dioceses, and nonprofits. Founded in 2000, the grant places a special emphasis on youth serving other youth....
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Mission Possible: Funding Operation Purple Camp
Throughout the summer, Kanuga is filled with campers from across the country. In late July, though, something truly special happens. Camp Bob takes a patriotic turn and transforms into Operation Purple welcoming children whose parents are serving in the military. Organized by the National Military Family Association, the camp is open to youth ages 7...
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Building the foundations for a brighter future at Camp Bob
Summers at Kanuga are a precious time in our history. For years, generations of campers have made the Blue Ridge Mountains and Kanuga their home away from home. For a certain set of campers, the time at Kanuga is more than just a vacation. It’s an opportunity to learn more about themselves, strive for personal...
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