Northwest NEWS

May 21, 2001


Campers wanted for Summer Burn Camp

The Northwest Burn Foundation is seeking campers for Camp Eyabsut, a summer camp for young burn survivors.
   The camp will take place July 22-28 at Camp Waskowitz, situated in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, near North Bend. It is a fun and emotionally supportive environment for all involved.
   All children ages 7-17 in Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho and Alaska who have burn injuries are welcome to attend. The summer camp, including transportation, is provided at no charge to campers.
   Camp includes activities such as swimming, archery, outdoor games, hiking, river rafting, arts and crafts, and dance and theater.
   Staff members include adult burn survivors, firefighters, burn care professionals and other community members who volunteer their time.
   For more information or an application to be a camper, contact the Northwest Burn Foundation at (206) 789-6838, toll-free at 1-888-NO-BURNS or e-mail at