Camp Shaw-waw-nas-see is lucky to have people from all walks of life volunteer at camp. Without the teamwork and help of many, we could not exist!

How can you or your organization help?

There are many ways in which an individual or a group of people can help. We have had volunteers in the following areas:

  • Volunteer Counselors
  • Kitchen Help
  • Facilities Maintenance Work
  • Trail Maintenance
  • Picnic Table Building
  • Painting
  • Grass Mowing
  • Guest Speakers or Special Program Facilitators
  • Building Repairs
  • Electrical Work
  • Arbor Work
  • General Cleaning
  • Pool Set-up
  • Marketing/Promotion Work
  • Grant Research/Writing
  • Event/Fundraising Leads
  • and many more!

How do you get started or find out about opportunities?

Contact our camp office at 815-933-3011 or email Deb at There many different opportunities. We really appreciate our volunteers and thank them for their continued support!