What is the purpose of Camp Pride Korea?

  • Have fun and build relationships with other Korean adoptees and their siblingsSitting around a table
  • Develop awareness, understanding, and appreciation of Korean culture
  • Develop awareness and appreciation of the contributions of Korean culture to our past and present society
  • To enhance self-esteem as a member of an adoptive family
  • To provide a friendly, supportive, and positive atmosphere for all participants

How is Camp Pride Korea managed and operated?

Camp is run by parent volunteers under the direction of the steering committee and the coordinators. Parents will find volunteering a valuable experience – learning about Korea, sharing with other parents, meeting Korean staff, etc. An additional stipend will be granted to the steering committee, coordinators, teachers, and other volunteers. All volunteers will receive a Camp shirt for volunteering five days. Additional shirts may be purchased.