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A New Beginning!

We are excited to announce that effective October 1, 2014 Camp Speers YMCA joined together with the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA to serve as the residential camp and outdoor center branch!  This partnership will allow us to extend our impact and reach providing more youth and families a resident camp experience throughout New Jersey, New […]

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November 2014 Update

UPDATE from Camp Speers in the Poconos Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA November 2014 George Painter, Executive Director On one of our hikes near Camp this month, my wife Cathy and I sat on the edge of the Pocono Plateau over looking the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. We were absolutely inspired and filled with […]

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October 2014 Update

UPDATE from Camp Speers in the Poconos Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA George Painter, Executive Director What an exciting start I have had at my new home on Lake Nichecronk. I have been working a few weeks at our amazing Camp Speers and I wanted to send an update to board members, alumni, staff, and friends. […]

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