Win $250 for Summer Camp!

Send a picture showing us "WHAT CAMP MEANS TO YOU" along with a brief description telling us why and you could win $250 to be used for Summer Camp at Sherman Lake YMCA!

Here are the rules:

  • Entry must be created by a camper (ages 7-17).
  • Submit a picture showing "what camp means to you" along with a description (not to exceed 200 words).
  • Deadline to submit entry - March 31, 2018.
  • Statewide voting begins April 3 with the finalist announced April 13th on National Wear Your Camp T-Shirt Day!
  • The Michigan Y Camp network will award the winner $250 to be used towards camp fees at any MI Y Camp. No cash value, and the award will be sent directly to the camp of the winner’s choice.

Send your entry by March 31 to Karen Christopherson at

UPDATE! Sherman Lake YMCA Camp will match the $250 for a total of $500 if a Sherman Lake YMCA camper wins this year's contest!

March is Michigan Y Camp Month! This contest is sponsored by the Michigan YMCA Camp Network, a network of 14 YMCA camps from around the state of Michigan.  To learn more about this group visit: