Camp LogoVolunteer Opportunities

Below are some specific opportunties for volunteering at Camp Courageous. These are just some specific needs, but help is always needed in almost all departements. If you or your group/organization are interested in helping with these or other projects at Camp Courageous, then please contact the person listed or Shannon Poe, Volunteer Director, at 319-465-5916, ext 2320, or

Visitor Center Volunteer -
Volunteers are needed to staff the Visitors Center on Saturdays from 9:30am-12:30pm. We need dependable, responsible, friendly folks who would be willing to answer phones, sell items in the camp store, accept donations and give occassional tours of camp. Training would be provided for all of these tasks.
Please contact Shannon Poe ( or Becky Melchert ( with any questions, or to get signed up to help! Call 319-465-5916.

Iowa City Book Fair -
Camp will be holding a book sale during the Iowa City Book Fair on Sat. Oct. 4th from 10am to 5pm. We are seeking volunteers to run the table, help set up, and help take down. We can really use help between 9am and 6pm. If you are able to help out, please contact Amatullah Richard at

We are also accepting donations of books up to and including the day of the event. Any books are great except romance novels. We have an abundance of romance novels. Thank you

If any of the above opportunties would be of interest to you or your group then please contact the camp. For any questions about volunteering at Camp Courageous then please call Shannon Poe at 319-465-5916, ext. 2320 or email

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