“Built with Faith, Friends and a few Miracles – Camp Willow Run”

We pulled this one out from 1974! The article originally appeared in We The People of North Carolina/ January 1974 and shares a part of the story of Camp Willow Run’s early years.

Old Pictures Pulled out of the Archive!

We found some old picture slides and digitized them! You can check them out at the YCFC Facebook page. We hope you enjoy seeing how camp has changed (and hasn’t) over the years as we have!

Brenda’s #myCWRstory

Note: Brenda worked on summer staff in 1975.  I worked at Camp Willow Run the summer that Mr. Mangum [co-founder & director] died. I didn’t know how ill he was or even had an inkling that he would be gone so soon after my interview. I just felt privileged to have been given the opportunity to work there, the summer following my freshman year at UNC, as I had then only recently committed my life […]

YCFC Logo Contest Winner!

We are thrilled with our new YCFC logo! After 50 years it was time for Youth Camps For Christ to have its own logo. If you haven’t already, follow YCFC on Facebook!

Check out the B*U*I*L*D Pictures!

It was a great Father/Son weekend! If you haven’t already, check out the pictures at the CWR Facebook page! 

Meet our 2018 BUILD Speaker!

Matt Windley is a graduate of UNC-Greensboro and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He serves as Pastor of The Bridge Community Church in Morrisville, NC. He is on the Board of Directors for Open Arms Worldwide, which is a missions agency focused on partnering with local churches to reach at-risk children in their communities. Matt and Cheri met at Camp Willow Run while on summer staff in 2003. They have four children and the entire family […]

YCFC Logo Contest

We currently have a logo design contest underway for a new Youth Camps For Christ, Inc. logo. If you would like to submit an entry, you can do so at hatchwise.com/logo-design-for-YouthCampsForChristIncorYCFC-989994-entries. Youth Camps For Christ owns and operates Camp Willow Run and Camp Willow Springs. We are excited that YCFC is celebrating 50 years of camp ministry this year!

Father/Son B*U*I*L*D Retreat Registration!

The Registration Form for the CWR Father/Son B*U*I*L*D Retreat is now available online. Check out the retreat page for the form and more information!