Volunteer Summer Staff
A letter from our camp directors
A Letter From our Camp Directors
Summer camp will be here before you know it, and we’re expecting another amazing season at Word of Life. Our online applications for summer camp staff are now available! As we plan for the upcoming summer, we wanted to make you aware of some exciting changes we’ve made to our Camp Crew (formerly STC) program.
Camp Crew members will be officially joining the ranks of our “short-term missions” team at Word of Life. If you’ve served before, you know taking part in the summer team is not simply a job. It’s a real ministry that leads to radically changed lives – yours and the lives of so many others.
Our Camp Crew program is designed to help you grow and put your faith into action like never before! Special ministry training, activities and outreach are planned throughout the entire summer. There’s also the benefit of earning up to $4,000 in Word of Life Bible Institute scholarships by serving during the summer of your junior and senior years.
As part of this program, Word of Life provides room and board. A weekly salary is available for those who choose the option of raising support. We have a team and tools in place to help you in the support raising process.
We look forward to receiving your application. Contact us with any questions at 518-494-6215.
God bless you,
Kyle Gray, Camp Director – The Coast
Jonathan Bubar, Camp Director – NY Family Camps
Tommy Sewall, Camp Director – NY Youth Camps
Teens: Ages 14-19
Are you tired of long boring summers? Are you looking for something exciting, challenging, and with opportunities to grow spiritually, meet new friends and even learn a trade that will be useful in the future? If so, then join us for the summer of a lifetime!
College and Career
Are you ready to start college or in the process of getting your degree and want to serve with a Christian ministry this summer? Maybe you are an alumnus of the Word of Life Bible Institute and want to come back to serve at one of our summer camps? Word of Life is looking for staff who are ready to make a difference by serving and leading this summer with the goal of reaching thousands of youth with the gospel.
Our Summer Camp Health Centers strive to serve campers with and staff with excellent, efficient, and professional care. Use your medical training in a powerful ministry opportunity this summer on one of our summer camp locations!
New York Dates
Camp Crew Arrival and Registration: Sat, June 10
Departure: August 18
Island & Ranch/Ridge
Camp Crew Arrival and Registration: Sat, June 17
Departure: August 18
Unit Leaders: May 24 – July 28
Supervisors: May 26 – July 28
Counselors: May 28 – July 28
Camp Crew: May 28 – July 28