Become a Camp Aide

Our Camp Aide Program is an opportunity for teens ages 13-18 to volunteer for 1-4 weeks.

Our Camp Aide Program is an opportunity for teens ages 13-18 to volunteer for 1-4 weeks during Blandford Nature Center’s Summer Day Camp. Through this program and your child’s service to the West Michigan community, we hope to grow tomorrow’s leaders!

Camp Aide Perks:

  • Spend your summer outdoors!
  • Share your love of the environment with campers ages 4-12!
  • Learn exciting leadership skills!
  • Earn up to 40 hours a week in community service hours!
  • Stipends available based on experience and performance!

SUMMER DAY CAMP AIDE APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED THROUGH MONDAY, MAY 1, 2020.

Everyone submitting by May 1, 2020, will receive information and camp assignments on May 11, 2020. Applications received after May 1 will be considered on a rolling basis.

Please see below for information on completing additional paperwork, training dates, and FAQs.

Summer Camp Aides

We require all camp aides to complete the Camp Aide Form and RSVP to one of the two Camp Aide Training optionsThis form and RSVP is automatically submitted to our camp staff upon completion. 

This form is mandatory as it requests your summer availability and which Camp Aide Training you will be attending, in addition to other questions that help us provide the safest environment and experience for everyone.

Thank you for your interest in our Camp Aide program!

For questions or more information, please contact our camp staff by email at camp@blandfordnaturecenter.org or by calling 616-735-6240.