Camp Boggy Creek utilizes nearly 1,800 volunteers to accomplish its mission.
Camp Boggy Creek is open year-round and utilizes nearly 1,800 volunteers per year to accomplish its mission to foster a spirit of joy by creating a free, safe and medically-sound camp environment that enriches the lives of children with serious illnesses and their families.
Volunteer Opportunities at Camp Boggy Creek:
In order to be considered for volunteer service you will be required to:
Be 19 years old or older
Participate in a telephone conversation (20 minutes for weekend volunteers and 30 minutes for summer volunteers)
Complete and submit the Online Volunteer Application
Summer Volunteers must complete Digital Fingerprinting which is required by Florida Law - we will send you instructions, via email, for scheduling your appointment at a location nearest you after you have been placed to volunteer
Submit documentation of 2 MMR vaccinations, Varicella vaccination (or history of chicken pox illness), COVID-19 vaccine and booster, seasonal Flu vaccine (Spring volunteers only), and current TB test results - summer camp volunteers must also submit a current physical
Commit to entire length of scheduled volunteer session
Attend a mandatory orientation session on your scheduled arrival day
Day and Ongoing volunteers need to email firstname.lastname@example.org for special instructions
Do you want to see what Camp looks like?
Please click here to take a virtual tour of Camp Boggy Creek. Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us!
If you need more information, please email our Volunteer Department at or call 352-483-4200 ext. 4293 or toll-free at 866-462-6449.
"Camp Boggy Creek isn’t like other camps because all the campers, including myself, share a common health condition. That’s what brings us closer. What I really got from Camp, besides great memories and a fun time, is to be grateful, to be humble, and to be hopeful." — Bryan, camper