Wholehearted friendship and civic action: Namaste's Story

Namaste Roberts (pictured right) has profound friendships. She speaks the language of acceptance. And she understands the personal power she possesses to change the world for the better. All thanks to her experiences as a youth camper at…

"You did an amazing thing." Thank you!

"You did an amazing thing," David Peet says. "I cannot thank you enough." Because of the scholarships that donors made possible, David's kids Kathryn (pictured right), Leo, and Nate got to experience the magic of Camp de Benneville Pines…

A Message of Love 🏳️‍🌈

As our nation reels from acts of hatred that seek to strike fear, intimidate, and separate "us" and "them," we want to clearly state our commitment to our neighbors of all faiths and identities. No matter who you are, Camp de Benneville…

A Report from The Wild Things at Elementary Camp!

Elementary Camp’s “Where the Wild Things Are” was all about connecting with nature and our wild selves while exploring play, spirituality, and our interdependent web. It’s always beautiful to see the first timers intentionally…

Emergency Fundraiser to recoup losses as Mother Nature has her way on the mountain

July 9, 2018: The road to Camp de Benneville Pines remains closed to campers after mudslides ravaged Hwy 38 this past Saturday. The heavy rains that set off the debris flows helped to slow the spread of the Valley Fire that ignited near…

Just for UU Governance Buffs

Here's a look at Camp de Benneville Pines Bylaws Revisions in advance of our annual business meeting De Benneville Pines, Inc' board of directors is updating Camp's bylaws.Here's the full legislative markup comparing proposed changes…

Throwback Thursday - The Spirit of Camp de Benneville Pines

Thanksgiving Camper Denise Letgers just unearthed "The Spirit of Camp de Benneville Pines" from a video vault and uploaded it to Vimeo. https://vimeo.com/245662017/6982b9ec77 By the looks of the kids in this film, it dates back to something…

Support that Camp that nourishes you - and double the impact of your donation

  I’m writing today to share news from Camp de Benneville Pines! Generous donors are offering up to $10,000 in matching funds to support campus improvements and…

Most of all, Camp is a feeling

By Cynthia Littleton Camp de Benneville Pines is many things to the thousands of people who visit every year. It’s a haven for Unitarian Universalists, a high-altitude respite from urban sprawl, an opportunity to remember what…

Because of you Camp's water storage future is secure!

Hallelujah! All the water we need! With the help of more than 200 supporters who stepped up this year, Camp will have a new water tank in 2018! It will help keep 4,000 campers hydrated and clean. It will keep our pool full --…