What It Takes to Make Camp Work

Managing 6,000 campers and 2,000 volunteers at 68 camps requires a significant investment. In addition to all the trappings of a traditional summer camp—food, fun and adventure—we also provide skilled medical staff 24/7, insulin, test strips, glucose tabs, syringes and more.

Camp Supplies Checklist

  • 665,000 Blood Glucose Testing Strips
  • 293,000 Lancets
  • 121,000 Glucose Tabs
  • 107,000 Alcohol Swabs
  • 63,000 Syringes
  • 46,500 Ketone Testing Strips
  • 24,000 Sterilized gloves
  • 12,000 Juice Boxes
  • 10,000 Band-Aids 
  • 10,000 Insulin Pens
  • 5,750 Insulin Vials
  • 5,500 Glucose Testing Meters
  • 2,500 Sharps Containers
  • 1,000 Glucagon Emergency Kits
  • 500 Boxes of graham crackers, 150 bags of marshmallows, 75 cases of chocolate bars (It’s camp – you have to make s’mores)

That's just a sampling of what it takes to make camp come together. Diabetes is expensive!