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Western PA Kidney Kamp

Virtual Camp starts August 1, 2021! Western PA Kidney Kamp is a not for profit summer kamp experience for children in various stages of kidney disease. It was established by the National Kidney Foundation, and has been in existence since 1994. It was taken over then by DCI, after funding through the NKF was no longer available. The Kamp is located on the 600+ acres of Ligonier Camp and Conference Center, outside historical Ligonier, PA 15658. WPAKK is a week-long kamp, held in late...

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Camp Okawehna

Camp Okawehna 2021 will be virtual!    Check back for more information.     For many children with renal disease, attending a summer camp was not an option. The emotional, physical, and financial burden of dialysis treatments extinguished their hopes for a childhood “camp” experience. However, that was until the idea of Camp Okawehna was born in the minds of two hemodialysis kids who wanted to go to camp.  In 1974, Camp Okawehna was established. Located...

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