Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp has been selected to participate in the 17th Annual Detroit Free Press Summer Dreams program. The program raises money for summer camps that, according to Detroit Free Press Vice President Paul Anger, “give kids the experience to change a life and the memories to last a lifetime.”
The Summer Dreams program will be launched on Thursday, May 7, with a special pull-out section in the Detroit Free Press profiling participating camps. Each camp profile will include a wish list of needed items, from scholarships to basketballs, and readers can direct support via a mail in coupon or the Summer Dreams website.
Since its inception, the Summer Dreams program has raised more than $12 million, including $9 million in matching funds from the Skillman Foundation. The Skillman program matches each donation on a 1-to-1 basis, until they reach their maximum allotment for the year. Typically, this happens within two weeks of the launch date.
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