a Community Service Partnership

The summer is soon approaching and Rise is gearing up for Summer Academic Enrichment Program. The Rise Summer Camp offers parents the opportunity to get their children involved in summer academic enrichment while enjoying summer recreational activities and trips.

When: July 3rd-August 11th
Where: Ethel McKnight Elementary School Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm
Ages: 5-12
Tuition: Based on family income Lunch: Free (Monday-Thursday)


Come meet your child’s counselor and all of our camp staff on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the Ethel McKnight Elementary School from 6:00pm-7:00pm! Parent orientation will also take place that night.


Please bring all required documents at the time of registration. All forms must be completed and signed. Tuition fee must be paid in full at time of registration, except if requesting a payment plan. Please speak to a case manager about the terms and conditions.


Please note
Your child will NOT be considered enrolled in camp until ALL requirements are met!


The Rise Summer Camp is licensed by the State of New Jersey Department of Health.

Fulfill our Wish List

Outdoor Supplies:

  • Rubber Bases (home, 1st, etc)
  • Rubber Kickballs
  • Sidewalk Chalk
  • Soccer Balls
  • Softball Sized Wiffle Balls
  • Wiffle Ball Bats
  • Youth Sized (28.5) Outdoor Basketballs

Water Day/Beach Materials:

  • Beach Balls
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Toys
  • Kiddie Pools
  • Sprinkler Heads
  • Sun Screen
  • Swimmies/Floaties (for the pool)
  • Water Guns/Squirt Toys (as many as possible)
  • Water Balloons
  • Wrist bands (3 different colors)

Indoor Games/Activities:

  • Board games:
    • Apples to Apples
    • Candy Land
    • Cards/ Uno Cards
    • Chutes and Ladders
    • Clue
    • Connect 4
    • Hungry Hungry Hippos
    • Jenga
    • Sorry
    • Twister
  • Beads/stretchy String (bracelet/keychain making)
  • Bean bags
  • Boom Whackers
  • Cardboard Building blocks
  • Clasps for all the arts and crafts
  • Dice
  • Friendship String
  • Knex/Legos
  • Lanyard String
  • Play Doh/Clay
  • Rainbow Loom

Arts and Crafts/Classroom Supplies:

  • Acrylic Paint (assorted colors)
  • Tempera Paint (assorted colors)
  • Balloons (medium size)
  • Colored Pencils
  • Coloring Books (as many as possible)
  • Construction Paper (assorted colors in sizes 11×14 and 18×24)
  • Crayola Markers
  • Crayons
  • Drawing Paper
  • Dry Erase Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • Fun Stickers
  • Masking Tape
  • Notebooks (100+)
  • Paper Clips
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Pencils
  • Pens (different colors)
  • Poster Board
  • Post-its
  • Sharpie Markers
  • Fabric Markers
  • White T-shirts (assorted sizes)
  • Glue Gun
  • Glue Sticks
  • Slime
  • Stamp Pads (with ink)
  • Stamps

Medical Items:

  • Antibacterial Ointment
  • Bandaids (All sizes)
  • Cotton Balls
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Neosporin

For more information

If you are interested in helping or have any questions about our wish list, please contact us at 609-443-4464 or info@njrise.org


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