Safe Summer Camp Adventure Contest: Express Yourself and Win!

camp wingate pin

 Hey Kids!!!!

Here’s your chance to win a two-week camp session on beautiful Cape Cod! It’s easy! If you have food allergies, and are currently in the second through sixth grade, just tell us why you’d like to come to Camp W*K, and you could have the best summer ever!

What’s your idea of a great summer? Grab your family, check out our website, watch our video, and then get creative! By the way, got food allergies? No problem! 

In addition to being completely nut-free, we easily accommodate other food allergies.  Our own Chef Tom uses only fresh ingredients, cooks and bakes from scratch, and ensures there is no cross-contamination of food products. Here is more information on our food allergy protocol.

Camp Wingate*Kirkland is a traditional overnight camp where you are inspired and empowered with a choice of daily activities. And like it was 55 years ago – W * K is not a “plugged in” camp. Campers feel supported and confident to step out of their comfort-zone and try new things without the fear of failure. Camper safety, having fun, and developing life skills are our priorities.

The Prize!

camp WK


A two-week mini camp overnight experience (July 20 – August 3, 2014, value: $4,250) for one child at Camp Wingate*Kirkland, located in Yarmouth Port, MA. Also, A Enjoy Life Foods Gift pack, compliments of Enjoy Life Foods! Enjoy Life Foods will also provide an allergy-free snack for ALL the campers during one day of camp.

How do you enter? 

The parent OR child should prepare an essay as entry for the contest.

For Parents/Guardians:  Why is an overnight summer camp experience at Camp Wingate*Kirkland important for your child with food allergies? (500 words or less)

For Children: Why do you hope to attend summer camp? (250 words or less)

Fun Stuff!

Fun Stuff!

Enter to win a #foodallergy safe summer camp experience #foodallergies #peaceofmind @eczemacompany

Click to tweet

The boring stuff to show your Parents:

Contest Eligibility and Rules and Deadlines: Families with a child currently in second through sixth grade, diagnosed with food allergies, and not a current W*K camper, are invited to enter the essay contest.

Essays can be written or video recorded and must be received by midnight March 31, 2014 to or by mail to Camp Wingate*Kirkland, 79 White Rock Road, Yarmouth Port, MA  02675. Essays will not be returned and become the property of Camp Wingate*Kirkland.

Essays will be judged by Sonia Schonning, Assistant Director at Camp Wingate*Kirkland. Decision of the judge is final. Value of the tuition prize is $4,250 and cannot be exchanged for cash and will be applied solely to tuition. The winning camper’s family will follow the same guidelines and waivers as required by all Camp Wingate*Kirkland families. Employees of Camp Wingate*Kirkland are not eligible. Travel is not included and families assume responsibility for delivering their child to and from Camp W*K located in Yarmouth Port, MA.

Questions? Please contact Sonia Schonning by email or phone: 508-362-3798.

Camp Wingate*Kirkland - The way summer is supposed to be!

Camp Wingate*Kirkland – The way summer is supposed to be!

A big THANK YOU to the hosts of this amazing camp experience contest!

Multiple Food Allergy Help: Offering help to families with multiple food allergies.

Grateful Foodie: Living a full life with food allergies and asthma.

No Biggie Bunch: Books for kids creatively coping with food allergies.

It’s An Itchy Little World: Our family’s stories of battling eczema, allergies, and asthma using an integrative approach.

Easy Breezy Life:  Elizabeth, a mom, shares her strategies for making life a little easier with EoE and severe multiple food allergies.

FROM: Allergies

Leave a Comment

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This