Camp Corral welcomes children from military families

Camp Corral welcomes children from military families


MIKE: THE DEPARTMENT IS WAITING ON HIS FIRST SHIPMENT OF THE DRUG WHICH IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE NEXT WEEK. CAMPFIRES, CANOES, AND CRAFTS — THE SAME ACTIVITIES ALL KIDS ENJOY AT SUMMER CAMP. BUT A GROUP OF KIDS AT CAMP ERNST ARE MAKING A SPECIAL COLLECTION — CONNECTION. JENNIFER SCHACK TAKES US TO CAP CHORALE. JENNIFER: THEY DID NOT COME WITH THEIR FRIENDS. INSTEAD, THEY ARE MAKING THEM. THIS IS SOMETHING SPECIAL. JENNIFER: MORE THAN 200 KIDS CAME TO THE YMCA’S CAMP ERNST FOR A SPECIAL EXPERIENCE ,CAMP CORRAL. WE ALL HAVE A CONNECTION, BECAUSE WE ALL CAN TALK ABOUT WHAT IT IS LIKE TO HAVE YOUR DAD OR MOM IN THE MILITARY. JENNIFER: IT IS A SPECIAL, FREE SUMMER CAMP FOR KIDS WITH PARENTS IN THE MILITARY. INSTEAD OF FOCUSING ON THE STRUGGLE, EACH OF THE KIDS WE TALKED TO IS PROUD OF THEIR PARENTS. SHE WAS IN THE ARMY AND IT WAS PRETTY COOL. SHE DOVE OUT OF AIRPLANES, SO NOT MANY MOTHERS DO THAT. JENNIFER: THERE ARE COUNTLESS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES, FROM ARCHERY TO ARTS AND CRAFTS. FOR THE KIDS FOR DISSIPATED IN, THE FUN COMES DOWN TO THE PEOPLE AND THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIPS THEY ARE BUILDING. I REALLY LIKE THEM. THEY ARE REALLY FUN. JENNIFER: MAKING NEW FRIENDS AT CAMP. IT IS INSPIRING AND BRAVE. TRAITS THESE KIDS HAVE LEARNED FROM THEIR PARENTS. IS LOTS OF FUN. JENNIFER: BEYOND MAKING FRIENDS AND ENJOYING ACTIVITIES, THERE IS ONE MORE IMPORTANT COMPONENT TO A MEMORABLE SUMMER CAMP EXPERIENCE. THEY WILL HAVE MILITARY VETS HERE TO ENJOY THE ACTIVITIES WITH THE KIDS FRIDAY. WLWT NEWS 5. MIKE: JENNIFER GETS ALL THE FUN THERE. CAMP CARRAL IS RUN BY GOLDEN

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