[blindkid] Fwd: Camp Marcella

Carol Castellano carol_castellano at verizon.net
Tue Jun 4 18:25:20 UTC 2013

Hi Everyone,
Here is info on a NJ camp for blind kids, Camp Marcella.  They are 
opening registration to children in nearby states and also extending 
their deadlines for registration.

Carol Castellano
Parents of Blind Children-NJ
Director of Programs
National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
carol_castellano at verizon.net

>Date: Mon, 03 Jun 2013 18:48:29 -0700 (PDT)
>From: Krystyn Gallant <krystyngallant at yahoo.com>
>Reply-to: Krystyn Gallant <krystyngallant at yahoo.com>
>Subject: Camp Marcella
>To: "blindchildren at verizon.net" <blindchildren at verizon.net>
>Hello, my name is Krystyn Gallant and I am the newly appointed 
>director of Camp Marcella, a camp for children who are blind or 
>visually impaired.  We need all the help we can get on spreading the 
>word that camp is open this year.  Unfortunately we are having 
>trouble sending out information through the NJ Commission for the 
>Blind.    If you could please forward the information that Camp 
>Marcella is open for both Blind and Visually Impaired children for 
>two weeks as well as dedicating two weeks for children who were 
>affected by Super-Storm Sandy.  I know the deadlines have past for 
>registration, but we are still registering campers.
>We are opening up the camp to children from the surrounding states 
>this year.  While NJ will not fund children from other states, we 
>will accept funding from any source a child who is blind/VI may 
>receive, for example tuition paid by a local Lions group,  their 
>state's Commission for the Blind, private of parent funding etc.
>I have attached a pre-registration form and the website is 
>Please feel free to contact me on my cell 201-469-1818  or by e-mail 
>krystyngallant at yahoo.com or our recruiting person directly with any questions.
>Paula Tarantino
>e-mail: <mailto:ptarantino at campmarcella.org>ptarantino at campmarcella.org
>e-mail: <mailto:pdgpaula at comcast.net>pdgpaula at comcast.net
>Please feel free to pass along this information to anyone and 
>everyone you know who works with children who are blind/VI in the 
>NY, NJ, PA, DE area.
>Thank You,
>Krystyn and Dan Gallant
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