Camp Ta-Kum-Ta

Welcome to the home of Vermont's Camp Ta-Kum-Ta!

Camp Ta-Kum-Ta provides challenging, extraordinary experiences in a safe
and loving environment for children who have or have had cancer and their families.
Camp exists for Vermont and Northern New York children, 
(including other out-of-state children who are treated in Vermont),
between the ages of 7-17, at no cost to their families.  

 

To DONATE TODAY to the KOOL 105 Ta-Kum-Ta Thon or START YOUR OWN FUNDRAISING PAGE go to: 

http://2014camptakumtakool105.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1122044

It’s time again to spread a little holiday cheer to some children who could use our help. It’s time for our 16th Annual Camp Ta-Kum-Ta-Thon on KOOL 105!

FIVE simple ways to make your donation during December 15-19, 2014 and give these children a chance to simply be a kid again….

· Call in your donation into KOOL 105 between 5am and 10am, (802) 863-1051 or 1-800-501-9565

· Make an online donation on the event website by clicking here

· Bring your donation to the KOOL 105, located at 70 Joy Drive, South Burlington, VT 05403

· Stop by Bill McBride’s Subaru in Plattsburgh and drop off your donation, located at 5101 US Ave, Plattsburgh, NY 12901

· Create your own fundraising page and ask your friends, family and co-workers to join you by making a donation to this great cause! Click here to Start fundraising TODAY!

· Check out some of these ideas, or brainstorm your own idea -- and get started today! Let Jon & Mark know what you've got going on and we'll help spread the word!

We look forward to your support December 15-19, 2014 as we talk with the Campers, the Staff, and the Volunteers who make Camp Ta-Kum-Ta such a special place!

For questions, contact 

Jon Brooks & Mark Knight at KOOL 105,
kool105@wkol.com 
(802) 863-1051 or 1-800-501-9565

Check out what happened at our summer program:

Day 1: Flash Mob on Church Street https:11vimeo/com/101995015

Day 2: Do you Want to Build a snowman https://vimeo.com/102065163

Mason Rules the Kitchen and Other Things http://vimeo.com/102200905

Hallelujah: TKT Style http://vimeo.com/102219656

Another great moment captured at TKT: https://vimeo.com/102522630

 

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Are you a former TKT camper or a former TKT staff/volunteer?

WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU!!!!!


Please click here to submit your updated contact information.

 

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Camp Ta-Kum-Ta is a Gold Medal Award Member of COCA-I, an organization whose mission is to strengthen the international community of camps for children with cancer and their families through networking, advocacy, and education.

For more information visit: www.cocai.org

 

 

News & Events

  • 12 19 14

    16th Annual Camp Ta-Kum-Ta-thon

    It's KOOL To Send A Kid To Camp Ta-Kum-Ta!

    December 15-19, 2014


    Click here to DONATE TODAY to the KOOL 105 Ta-Kum-Ta Thon or START YOUR OWN FUNDRAISING PAGE!

    It’s time again to spread a little holiday cheer to some children who could use our help. It’s time for our 16th Annual Camp Ta-Kum-Ta-Thon on KOOL 105!

    FIVE simple ways to make your donation during December 15-19, 2014 and give these children a chance to simply be a kid again….
     

    • · Call in your donation into KOOL 105 between 5am and 10am, (802) 863-1051 or 1-800-501-9565
    • · Make an online donation on the event website by clicking here
    • · Bring your donation to the KOOL 105, located at 70 Joy Drive, South Burlington, VT 05403
    • · Stop by Bill McBride’s Subaru in Plattsburgh and drop off your donation, located at 5101 US Ave, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
    • · Create your own fundraising page and ask your friends, family and co-workers to join you by making a donation to this great cause! Click here to Start fundraising TODAY!
    • · Check out some of these ideas, or brainstorm your own idea -- and get started today! Let Jon & Mark know what you've got going on and we'll help spread the word!

    We look forward to your support December 15-19, 2014 as we talk with the Campers, the Staff, and the Volunteers who make Camp Ta-Kum-Ta such a special place!

    For questions, contact Jon Brooks & Mark Knight at KOOL 105,
    kool105@wkol.com …or… (802) 863-1051 or 1-800-501-9565

  • 01 09 15

    Winter Weekend #1- Oldest Campers

    Click HERE to register your camper.

     

    Winter Program

    Our winter camps are filled with all the fun and friendships of our summer residential program, but are only a weekend long and campers will have the opportunity to try great outdoor activities if they choose. Some of the activities will be: snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice skating and sleigh rides. At winter camp the campers will have a choice of an indoor and outdoor activity each hour.

    Population Served

    Children ages 7-17 who have or have had cancer and either lives in the State of Vermont or are treated in Vermont.

    Program Length

    Friday Night- Sunday Afternoon

  • 01 10 15

    Winter Weekend #1- Oldest Campers

    Click HERE to register your camper.

     

     

    Winter Program

    Our winter camps are filled with all the fun and friendships of our summer residential program, but are only a weekend long and campers will have the opportunity to try great outdoor activities if they choose. Some of the activities will be: snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice skating and sleigh rides. At winter camp the campers will have a choice of an indoor and outdoor activity each hour.

     

    Population Served

     

    Children ages 7-17 who have or have had cancer and either lives in the State of Vermont or are treated in Vermont.

     

    Program Length

    Friday Night- Sunday Afternoon

  • 01 11 15

    Winter Weekend #1- Oldest Campers

    Click HERE to register your camper.

     

    Winter Program

    Our winter camps are filled with all the fun and friendships of our summer residential program, but are only a weekend long and campers will have the opportunity to try great outdoor activities if they choose. Some of the activities will be: snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, ice skating and sleigh rides. At winter camp the campers will have a choice of an indoor and outdoor activity each hour.

    Population Served

    Children ages 7-17 who have or have had cancer and either lives in the State of Vermont or are treated in Vermont.

    Program Length

    Friday Night- Sunday Afternoon

  • 01 16 15

    23rd Annual Yankee Sportsman's Classic

     

    Show times:

    Friday 1/16/15 12pm- 7pm

    Saturday 1/17/15 9am-7pm

    Sunday 1/18/15 9am-4pm

     

    Tickets:

    Adults $11

    Children (3-12): $5

    Children under 3: $Free

    Three-day pass: $18

     

    All seminars and children’s events/activities inside the show are free!

     

    FOR MORE INFO VISIT: http://yankeeclassic.net/

     

    Contact:

    (802) 877-0033

    Email: info@yankeeclassic.net

     

    Location:

    Champlain Valley Expo

    105 Pearl Street, Essex Jct., VT

     

    A PORTION OF OUR SHOW PROCEEDS BENEFIT CAMP TA-KUM-TA!

     

  • 01 17 15

    23rd Annual Yankee Sportsman's Classic

     

    Show times:

    Friday 1/16/15 12pm- 7pm

    Saturday 1/17/15 9am-7pm

    Sunday 1/18/15 9am-4pm

     

    Tickets:

    Adults $11

    Children (3-12): $5

    Children under 3: $Free

    Three-day pass: $18

     

    All seminars and children’s events/activities inside the show are free!

     

    FOR MORE INFO VISIT: http://yankeeclassic.net/

     

    Contact:

    (802) 877-0033

    Email: info@yankeeclassic.net

     

    Location:

    Champlain Valley Expo

    105 Pearl Street, Essex Jct., VT

     

    A PORTION OF OUR SHOW PROCEEDS BENEFIT CAMP TA-KUM-TA!

     

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