World Camp organizes health care professionals on medical mission trips to Malawi
to help address the drastic shortage of surgeons in the country. Further, health practitioners
lack the sort of professional development we take for granted our health care providers will receive.
In 2014, MediServ volunteers provided 60 surgeries and 120 emergency procedures.
Camp Hope is a residential summer camp for HIV-positive youths in Malawi. Since 2010,
World Camp has been helping to provide psychosocial support to youth facing a serious illness
coupled with stigma and discrimination.During the summer of 2014 Camp Hope served
160 youths living positively with HIV!
World Camp Clubs are after-school clubs focused on empowering youths through community
activism. World Camp Clubs focus on health education and community improvement projects.
World Camp began forming WCCs at primary schools in the Malikha School Zone in 2012
and now has a club in all 11 primary schools in the Zone.
Connecting Community Engagement with a Global Mission
By World Camp Intern Rachael ThornWorld Camp’s United States headquarters are located in Asheville, NC, a small city known for its active local engagement and progressive ideas centered on community. As our focus lies on Malawian communities, it is necessary to understand how to motivate a tight-knit local community to become active in a far away community. Many people become more invested ... read more >>
Reflections on Camp Hope
By Intern Zoey PonderAs this summer’s sessions of Camp Hope wind to an end and World Camp begins to prepare for our year-round programming, we all take the time to pause and reflect on our time spent at Camp. I was lucky enough to spend four days at two different camp sessions this year and will forever remember how touching this opportunity has been. Camp Hope is held in a beautiful settin... read more >>
Learn more about our World Camp Clubs
and Camp Hope.