The Latest News from PCCCA

The February issue of the Branches enewsletter is now available. It spotlights the final report of the new OMC survey, more discounts for PCCCA members, and more Business Members. If you did not receive the update in your email inbox, you can subscribe by going to the sign-up page.

A Zoom Gathering for our Camp and Conference Leaders is Held Every Thursday

We gather every Thursday at 11:00am EST for a Zoom call with our camp and conference leaders. The conversation will cover a specific topic, as well as offer mutual support. We hope you will be a part of the conversation each week. You can join us online at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85286395100. Agenda for our one-hour call on March 4 at 11:00am ESTOur time together will focus on the newer Human Resources trends in the nonprofit sector. Our speaker, Janice Gow Pettey of J.G. Pettey and Associates, will share examples of online recruitment and onboarding, wellness programs for employees, and tips for increasing employee collaboration. There will be ample opportunity for you to ask questions in this interactive session. Janice is a nonprofit consultant working with organizations on board development, strategic planning, interim staffing, and fundraising plans. Her website is www.jgpconsulting.com. We hope you will join us for this important session. If you have a topic suggestion for a future call, please contact Joel Winchip. 

33 Discounts for Our 2021 Members!

We now have 33 member discounts! As a part of the benefits you receive through membership, PCCCA offers these special discounts on different products and services related to camps and conference centers. Utilizing two or more of these company discounts could save you more money than you pay in membership dues. You can check out the list by going to the PCCCA website. If you are a current PCCCA member, we hope you will login to the Resources page on the PCCCA website and utilize these discounts for your ministry. If you are not yet a member, you can join or renew at www.pccca.net/membership.

Have You Updated Your Website Listings?

PCCCA has websites that help potential retreat groups, summer staff, and summer campers find your ministry. While all of our camps appear on the websites, PCCCA members receive priority listings which include pictures and appear at the top of search results. Have you made updates to your listings? If you haven’t already done so, please go to the links below to access your login for each website. SummerToRemember.com for summer staffBookARetreat.com for retreat groupsBestSummerYet.com for summer campers

Join or Renew Your PCCCA Membership

For most of our camps and conference centers, their PCCCA membership expired on January 1. Now would be a great time to join or renew your PCCCA membership. You have the option of joining for one year or saving some money by paying for two years. Please keep in mind that PCCCA membership now lasts one (or two) years beyond your renewal date and does not follow the calendar year. If you are a smaller camp, keep in mind that there is a new discounted rate for membership. You can join using a check or credit card by going to www.pccca.net/membership.