Camp Sparkle is a free, summer day camp for kids and teens who have been impacted by cancer – either from a personal diagnosis or that of a loved one.
We also offer programming throughout the year!
About Camp Sparkle
Camp Sparkle is our free, summer day camp for children and teens who have been impacted by cancer – either from a personal diagnosis or that of a loved one.
We offer camp at 5 locations: Bellevue, Everett, Seattle, Spokane, and Tacoma. Campers experience a week of learning about cancer, participating in therapeutic activities, going on field trips, and making friends with campers and counselors who are just like them.
Children/teens ages 5-17 who have been impacted by cancer in the following ways:
- Has a loved one with cancer or post-treatment
- Has lost a loved one to cancer
- Has cancer diagnosis themself
Campers: ages 5-12
Jr. Counselors: ages 13-15
Counselors: ages 16-17
We can’t wait to see you summer 2024!
Listen in to hear from our campers and counselors at Camp Sparkle Seattle 2023:
For those interested in year-round support, be sure to check out our Sparkle Saturday programming below.
Sparkle Saturday is our way of bringing the magic of camp to families throughout the year. We offer a special therapeutic arts activity for kids and teens, as well as a parent support group. All activities are facilitated by our licensed clinical social workers.
Sparkle Saturdays are held in the fall and spring on the 2nd Saturday of each month.
youth served each summer
in the community
Why Our Camp is Special
Camp Sparkle Helps Local Kids Impacted by Cancer to Heal (Q13 Fox news)
Children gaining strength and support through Camp Sparkle
You can make a difference
We are committed to reducing the financial burden of cancer on families by offering our program free of charge. Consider making a donation to help us continue reaching as many families as possible with these services.