Feature Stories – Diabetes Education & Camping Association

Fundraising – Outside the Box

Lisa Gier, Executive Director Idaho Diabetes Youth Programs / Camp Hodia What do fundraising and mismatched socks have in common? …you are right! That was a hodgepodge word mash up with no real answer. Regardless of if you answered nothing, everything, or something in the middle, you are right. The same goes for how we…

Finding Your People

Kelsey Dunman, Director of Operations Gales Creek Camp Foundation When I was seven years old, I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. Sitting in the hospital, I realized that I didn’t know a single soul who was experiencing the same new challenges and changes that my family was. My mind was flooded with the question…

Be The Change!

Have you ever checked out at the grocery store, or any store, and the clerk asked you to round your change up to benefit a charity of the store’s choice?  Little by little these tiny donations add up to be a lot of change! DECA has found a way for you to invest your small…