Each year, Friends of Camp Concord (FOCC) provides financial support to send youth and families from a wide variety of low income or underserved populations to Camp Concord.
Friends of Camp Concord fulfills its mission by working closely with the City of Concord and Camp Concord. FOCC sends hundreds of kids from all over the Bay Area to camp as well as makes improvements to Camp Concord.
FOCC currently partners with the Mount Diablo C.A.R.E.S. After School Program, Boys & Girls Clubs Contra Costa, Junior Giants, Pittsburg Unified School District, Family Justice Center and CASA of Contra Costa County to give kids ages 8 – 14 a chance to experience camp and all it has to offer.
Friends of Camp Concord accepts scholarship applications for individual campers to attend the Youth Camp week. The application submission dates are March 1st to the end of business on April 15th. Applicants are reviewed by the scholarship committee with status notification by May 18th. To submit an application, download and complete the application found HERE. Once the application is complete, email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to P.O. Box 6373, Concord, CA 94524-1373.
When submitting your scholarship application please include the following:
- Completed scholarship application
- Copy of approved documentation for free or reduced lunch assistance and/or other assistance programs
- The week of camp you would like your child to attend or, if you have do not have preference please state
Due to the volume of applications received, if your submission packet is not complete, it will not be considered by the scholarship committee.