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Frosh Camp

Raised toward our $5,000 Goal
67 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on May 20, at 11:59 PM CDT
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Frosh Camp

Who We Are:

Frosh Camp is a four-day, extended orientation program that takes place at Camp NaCoMe in middle Tennessee.  Frosh Camp eases the transition to college by providing students with an opportunity to get more involved, learn about the University of Memphis, and set goals for college in the tranquility of the great outdoors, all while developing strong relationships with other incoming students and upperclassmen mentors.   At Frosh Camp, you meet people who will radically influence your college years – classmates, friends, and supporters who will make and shape your experience at the University of Memphis.  It is truly an unforgettable experience that you’ll remember for the rest of your life!  

How Your Support Will Help:

While you know that Frosh Camp offers a remarkable extended orientation program, it is also an expensive program to host.  Transporting nearly 750 campers to and from Camp NaCoMe, feeding hundreds of hungry college students, and gathering supplies for counselor sessions and activities all add to create a significant cost to the program.  And although the little things like bug spray, sunscreen, and hand sanitizer can be bought in bulk, it all comes at a cost. 

All in all, it costs $85 to attend Frosh Camp as an incoming freshman.  Although this is an affordable cost, our goal is to maintain the affordability of Frosh Camp so that this one-of-a-kind experience is available to students for decades to come.  With the rising operational costs of hosting camp, it is important now than ever before that we support the program that has given so much to so many Memphis Tigers.  Donations will provide the funds to accommodate needs of the students, offset costs to counselors, and help provide an overall better experience for freshmen campers.

Our way
of Thanking You


Gift of Fireside

Your $10 gift can help purchase important camp supplies like citronella candles for Fireside activities! Look out for a thank you email from us shortly!

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Estimated Delivery: June 2016


Cardboard Boats

Thank you! Your donation helps provide enough cardboard for the boat races. You’ll also receive a shoutout from us on social media!

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


College Ready

Your $50 donation helps us provide all the necessary session materials so our campers feel prepared when they step foot on campus in the Fall. Look out for a personalized thank you on behalf of Frosh Camp!

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


Frosh Camp Ally

By donating $85, you’re covering the cost of one camper to attend Frosh Camp! To show our appreciation, you’ll receive a commemorative Frosh Camp t-shirt and personalized thank you on behalf of Frosh Camp!

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


Frosh Camp BFF

What would Frosh Camp be without our awesome nightly mixers!? Your $100 donation helps us buy decorations for one of our mixers. As a special thank you, you’ll receive a Frosh Camp t-shirt and personal message from the one and only Deb from Camp NaCoMe!

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


Frosh Camp Legend

You’re amazing! Your contribution is a huge help to Frosh Camp- to show you how, we’d like to personally invite you to be recognized as a guest at camp! You’ll also receive the same perks as a Frosh Camp BFF.

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Frosh Camp VIP

So you might already be a Frosh Camp legend, but now you’re going to be a Frosh Camp VIP. Your donation gives you the opportunity to join in on all the fun once again serving as a Boat Cheer judge and being recognized for your support of the Frosh Camp program.

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


Frosh Camp Icon

Have you ever dreamt of having a camp named after you!? Well now you get that opportunity, plus all of the perks of the $500 level donation.

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016


Pavillion MVP

The Pavilion (n.) : The FedEx Forum of Frosh Camp; The University Center of Camp NaCoMe; The Heart of Pleasantville, TN….consider it yours, because we’re naming the Pavilion after you at this year’s Frosh Camp! We cannot thank you enough for your donation! Look forward to all of the perks described within all other donation levels.

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Estimated Delivery: May 2016
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