D-Camp

 

Be on the lookout for D-Camp 2023 info and registration this fall


D-Camp (Discipleship Camp) is our Diocesan summer youth camp.  Junior High and High School youth come together for four days of faith and fun.  During the day you will hear talks to help you grow in your faith, bond with a small group of other teens, compete in all-camp Olympic games, have the chance to go to Mass, Confession, and Adoration, and meet lots of new friends!

 

Dates and Registration

June 18-21, 2023 (High School Camp)  

July 9-12, 2023 (High School Camp) 

July 13-16, 2023 (Jr. High Camp) 

Location

Broom Tree Youth & Family Camp

 

Who can Register?

High School Camps:  Youth entering into grades 9-12 in the Fall of 2023.

Jr High Camp:  Youth entering into grades 7 & 8 in the Fall of 2023.

Questions can be directed to the office of Discipleship and Evangelization at discipleship@sfcatholic.org 

 

Cost

Early Bird (until Feb. 1): $275

Cost for camp is $325

 

Cancellation Policy

Please be aware that our policies regarding cancellations are as follows: If the diocese has to cancel an event, all fees will be fully reimbursed. Due to overwhelming demand and the need for advance planning, we require a definite commitment from participants. Failure to pay, in full, by the requested date will result in a forfeiture of your spots so we can accommodate, to the best of our abilities, any over-flow. Please be aware that these policies are in place so that we may be as fair as possible to all groups and so that we may prepare adequately for the participants who are able to attend.  $50 of the registration fee is non-refundable.  Two weeks prior to each camp, all fees are non-refundable.

 

Counselors

We need several counselors to help make camp a success! Counselors should be graduated from high school with a fervor to share the faith and desire for their own personal growth as well.

Apply here

Scholarships

For those who need financial assistance in order to attend camp, we recommend you first speak with your parish youth leader or pastor.   Oftentimes a parish is happy to assist financially for a youth to be able to experience camp.  There are also scholarship opportunities available through the generosity of others.  If you are in need of a scholarship for camp, please fill out the form on our scholarship page and send to our office. 523 N Duluth Ave. Sioux Falls, SD 57104 

For those who are receiving financial assistance, we are able to cater the online registration process to fit your needs (create discount codes to register, etc.)  Please contact the office at discipleship@sfcatholic.org for assistance.

FAQ's

Check in starts at 2:30pm for both the High School and Jr. High camps and is located at the Lodge of the Broom Tree Family Camp. 

Dismissal is 3pm for both camps.  We ask that parents be at the lodge of the Broom Tree Family Camp by then for pickup. 

It’s important that all campers are present throughout camp. If you can’t be there for all of camp you will be put on our waiting list. Preference will be given to those that can be at all of camp.

You will receive a letter/email  from us prior to camp containing important information such as arrival times, packing lists and more of what you can expect at camp.

Each camper is responsible for their own transportation to Broom Tree. Often, youth from parishes arrange a car pool.

In order to enter into camp and get the most out of your week, it’s important to not be distracted. Therefore, we ask that all campers leave their cell phones powered off and in their bags.

As stated above in our Cancellation Policy, If the diocese has to cancel an event, all fees will be fully reimbursed.   $50 of the registration fee is non-refundable.  Two weeks prior to each camp, all fees are non-refundable.

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