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Sparkfinder v.7: Collective Care

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In the last year we have created a way to not only give back to our communit but to grow, foster and strengthen it by introducing a new approach to financial aid called Collective Care.

Sparkfinder v.6: Expanding Possiblities

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We help each other grow when we look beyond what we already know and imagine new possiblities.

CAMP FIRE COLUMBIA Camp Fire Columbia operates programs in 20 schools throughout the Portland metro area and at our renowned 552-acre summer camp, Namanu. We utilize best practices in extended-day academic support, mentoring, summer sports and recreation, and experiential learning activities. Providing our high-quality services requires a stellar team of 150 people per year. From…

CAMP FIRE COLUMBIA Camp Fire Columbia operates programs in 20 schools throughout the Portland metro area and at our renowned 552-acre summer camp, Namanu. We utilize best practices in extended-day academic support, mentoring, summer sports and recreation, and experiential learning activities. Providing our high-quality services requires a stellar team of 150 people per year. From…

Sparkfinder v.5: Sharing Power

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Creating an environment in which young people can ask questions and express their ideas and opinions about the things that affect them every day is part of an approach called sharing power.

Sparkfinder v.4: Providing Support

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An important way people stick together is helping each other in practical ways to stay on track to learn, grow, complete tasks and achieve goals.

Sparkfinder v.3: Challenging Growth

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Challenging growth pushes us to keep evolving by stretching ourselves to go further, holding ourselves accountable, and reflecting on failure to help us learn from mistakes and setbacks.

Sparkfinder v.2: Expressing Care

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Here we look at expressing care, the first pillar and doundation of relationships. When we express care to youth, we show them that we like them and want the best for them.

Sparkfinder v.1: Introduction to Developmental Relationships

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Developmental relationships significantly impact students’ self-confidence, academic success and relationships with their mentors, friends and families.