Read Up About Saint Andrew’s from OCA Wonder Blog

Saint Andrew’s Camp alumna and volunteer Tatiana Hoff made a post for the July 2011 issue of the OCA Wonder Blog.  You may remember reading it when it first published.  Click here to read more about the perspective of camping for an adult. In addition, Will Kopcha, Kimberly Metz, and Subdeacon Luke Beecham each wrote features on Orthodox Camping for this Wonder Issues.  Read theirs to
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CHRIST IS RISEN! INDEED, HE IS RISEN!

To the Clergy, Benefactors, Counselors, Campers and Volunteers — We greet you in the Risen Lord and pray that you celebrated a blessed Pascha and Bright Week! With love from, Saint Andrew’s Camp


2012 Lenten Greeting from His Grace, +Michael, Bishop of New York and New Jersey

Dear campers, staff and volunteers! Once again, His Grace, Bishop Michael has shown his continuous support to Saint Andrew’s Camp by sharing his thoughts with us this Lenten Season. Please, enjoy his message, for your edification and strength as we enter into Holy Thursday in anticipation of Christ’s resurrection! Dear Saint Andrew’s Campers: Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen! Every time we celebrate
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2012 Russian Blini Dinner Fundraiser!

     About 150 guests of all ages gathered on February 26,2012 for the second annual russian blini fundraiser to benefit St. Andrew’s Camp.The event was held  at Saint Euphrosynia Belarusian Greek Orthodox Church’s beautiful and spacious  Ballroom Dream Hall, South River,NJ. Many thanks to the attending clergy Very Rev Father Michael J Psenechnuk , Very Rev Father Sergius Kuharsky and Matushka Faith, Very Rev. Father  Gary Breton and Very Rev.
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OCEF Spring Annual Meeting – Feb. 18th, 2012 – recap

The Saint Andrew’s Camp | Orthodox Charitable and Educational Foundation (OCEF) gathered for its spring   in-person meeting to plan for the 2012 camping season. The meeting took place on February 18th, 2012 at St. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church, South River, NJ. Following the Board of Trustees’ executive session, volunteers and OCEF members discussed plans for the upcoming 2012 camping season. His Grace, Michael, Bishop of
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Saint Andrew’s Camp – 2nd Annual Blini Fundraiser

Please join us on Sunday, February 26th for our 2nd-annual blini fundraiser to support Saint Andrew’s Camp.  The pre-lenten meal will feature fresh, homemade dairy and fish products, live entertainment, and of course, homemade blini! All proceeds for the event will benefit Saint Andrew’s Camp programming in support of our youth. To see photos from last year’s blini, please visit this post. For more
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Saint Andrew’s Camp Featured in Jacob’s Well

The Winter 2012 Publication of Jabob’s Well, the official publication of the Orthodox Church in America’s Diocese of New York and New Jersey, features a reflection about Saint Andrew’s Camp.  The article, “A Day in the Life of Saint Andrew’s Camp,” was written by Saint Andrew’s Camp | OCEF Foundation member and counselor/volunteer during the 2011 camping program, Kamelia Waskiewicz.  It speaks to the
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Announcing our Annual Meeting – February 18th 2012, South River, NJ

It’s that time of year again! The Saint Andrew’s Camp | Orthodox Charitable and Educational Foundation (OCEF) will be gathering for its annual in-person meeting to plan for the 2012 camping season.  The meeting will take place in South River, New Jersey. Please read the following announcement from the Board of Trustees: We hope that all interested volunteers, current OCEF members, and all others
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2012 World Day of Orthodox Youth

The following is an announcement from the Department of Youth Ministry of the OCA’s Diocese of New York and New Jersey concerning the 2012 Day of Orthodox Youth:   Dear Reverend Fathers: CHRIST IS IN OUR MIDST! HE IS AND EVER SHALL BE! On February 2, the Great Feast of the Meeting of Our Lord in the Temple, we also celebrate World Day of Orthodox
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Our Wishes to You and Your Children This Nativity Season

Dear Friends of Saint Andrew’s Camp, Clergy, Campers, Counselors, Volunteers and All, Glory to Jesus Christ!  We are approaching the Nativity again (where does the time go!) and will soon be ushering in a new year.  During this season, it is fitting to reflect on our Lord’s incarnation, and the ways that we can grow by ministering to others.  Part of this is including
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