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Generations of scouts have fun while giving back at camp

Camp Ammon combines all the fun of a summer camp while requiring campers to volunteer their services to the Wisconsin State Fair. Formed in 1933 and named for the former Director of Wisconsin Department of Agriculture , this co-ed camp is open to all Scouts, from Venturers to Explorers, to Boy and Girl scouts, ages 13 to 17.  During their 12-days at Camp Ammon, kids enjoy camp activities like volleyball, dances, movies and swimming all while completing 3-6 hours of service on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Fair in West Allis each day.

 

Click the story above to hear more from some of the kids at Camp Ammon, and what keeps them coming back year after year. 

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