Support Camp Nathanael

Be A Part of Camp Nathanael's Future

We strive to keep our camper fees low.  Part of Camp Nathanael’s operating expenses and all of our capital expenses are covered by donations.

Giving to our General Fund helps us cover the cost of Camp operations and and maintenance and also develop new program elements and buildings as part of the Camp Nathanael 20 Year Master Plan.

If you or your church would like to lead a fundraising effort for a new cabin or one of the other bigger camp projects please contact Mark Watkins: executivedirector@CampNathanael.com

What Your Donation Does

  • $175 New coat of paint for 1 cabin
  • $325 Camp Scholarship for 1 boy
  • $500 New Shingles for 1 cabin
  • $1000 New mattresses for 1 cabin

If you know and understand the unique and amazing impact Camp Nathanael makes then  join us in making sure the next generation of  campers and Non Coms get the same experience.

Active Projects

Dining Hall Roof

Replacing the dining hall roof is the first stage of renovating and expanding our dining hall.

Estimated total cost: $25,000

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Waterfront Improvements

In 2017 we replaced half of the floating docks. In 2018 we hope to replace the rest and begin the process of landscaping and retaining walls to address erosion.

Estimated total cost: $20,000

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Camp Entrance Improvements

New Camp entrance signage and improvements to Fort Apache. 

Estimated total cost: $5,000

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Master Plan Overview: Phase 1 Capital Campaign

In 2017 the Camp Nathanael Board of Directors developed a 20-year Master Plan to help us plan and prioritize how to best maintain the facilities that we have and to develop new programs & replace ageing buildings. Phase 1 includes expanding and upgrading the dining hall, improving the waterfront, building a new maintenance facility away from the center of camp, improving staff housing and developing a high ropes course and BMX biking track. Some of these elements may change if more urgent needs arise.  

Estimated total cost: $350,000

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Giving By Check

Camp Nathanael is also happy to receive your check. Make checks payable to: Camp Nathanael. Mail to: PO Box #3987 Minneapolis, MN 55403

In Kind Gifts

If you would like to donate good condition vehicles, tools, materials or other in kind gifts, please contact Doug Houglund to see if Camp Nathanael has need.

Super Supporter Checklist

There are several ways that you can support Camp Nathanael

Make a One Time donation
Become a monthly supporter
Make your Amazon purchases through the Camp Nate Amazon Smile page
Check to see if your company matches your gifts to Camp Nate.