Program Volunteers


At Camp Ta-Kum-Ta we’re always looking for passionate, fun-loving, kid-loving volunteers to create special moments for our children. And with the expansion of our programs, we need more volunteers than ever! If you think you have what it takes to create special moments in the lives of our children, please apply to volunteer for one of our programs by clicking HERE.

Winter weekend Middle- Jan. 15 & 16 & 17, 2016
(Staff & campers arrive on Friday the 15th)
Application opens: Nov. 5 – Dec 1, 2015

Winter weekend Youngest- Feb. 12 & 13 & 14, 2016
(Staff & campers arrive on Friday the 12th)
Application opens: Nov. 5 – Dec 1, 2015

Winter weekend Oldest- March 11 & 12 & 13, 2016
(Staff & campers arrive on Friday the 11th)
Application opens: Nov. 5 – Dec 1, 2015

Summer Program- July 24- July 30, 2016
(Staff arrive on July 23rd)
Returning staff, Application opens: Nov. 5, 2015- January 1, 2016
NEW staff, Application opens: Nov. 5, 2015- February 1, 2016

**** NOTE: All applicants selected for our week-long summer program must attend a Staff Development Weekend (June 3-5, 2016) and make a 7 day, 24-hour/day commitment during camp week. ****

MOMs Retreat- April 9 & 10, 2016
(Staff arrive on Friday April 8th)
Application opens: Nov. 5, 2015- February 1, 2016

**** NOTE: Volunteer positions for the MOMs retreat are ONLY available for women****

Spa Treatment Volunteers:

It’s SIMPLE! Here are the Requirements:

Arrive at Camp Ta-Kum-Ta between 12:00pm and 12:30 to set-up

Bring all necessary equipment: Massage table, Massage chairs, oils, music, nail polish, foot soaks, etc.

Spa Treatments will be from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Each volunteer will give 4 treatments, each lasting 30 mins.

For example if you volunteered to give massages, your afternoon would look like the following:

  • 1:00-1:30 PM Massage #1
  • 1:45-2:15 PM Massage #2
  • 2:30-3:15 PM Massage #3
  • 3:30-4:00 PM Massage #4

If you are interested in volunteering your time to give Massages, Manicures, Pedicures, or Facials, please contact:

Camp Staff 802-372-5863 (Camp Office)

Siblings Program- September 17 & 18, 2016
(Staff arrive on Sept 16th)
Application opens: Nov. 5, 2015- August 1, 2016


Registration is a 2 step process.

STEP 1. Complete the online application as well as any necessary forms.

STEP 2. Complete the online CampDoc medication and immunization application

When step 1 (online application) of registration is complete, you will receive a confirmation email with directions on how to complete step 2 (medical information) of your volunteer application. Your application is only complete when both STEP 1 and STEP 2 are complete.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the camp office at 802-372-5863.

Community Day Volunteers:

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Volunteer for a Day at Camp Ta-Kum-Ta!

If you have applicable skills and want to volunteer, we’re looking for help with our Annual Work Schedule!

Camp Ta-Kum-Ta is now scheduling groups (up to 85 people) to come up to camp for a day or a half day to help us get ready for our annual programs.

Projects include:

  • Painting (Inside & Outside)
  • Landscaping
  • Building/ Assembly

To sign-up contact Jim Gannaway at or by calling 802-372-5863

Event Volunteers:

Event-volunteers2--volunteers-webCamp Ta-Kum-Ta has a lot of events throughout the year and we are always looking for volunteers to help at the events!  Check out our event calendar to see what’s coming up!

Also keep an eye out on Camp Ta-Kum-Ta’s Facebook page for our volunteer needs.

If you are interested in volunteering at an upcoming event, contact our office by calling 802-372-5863