to build caring, confident youth and future leaders

Camp Fire USA is one of the nation’s leading youth development organizations. Founded in 1910, the organization serves both boys and girls in hundreds of communities across America.


1. Around 750,000 children and youth, from ages 6 weeks to 21 years of age, participate in Campfire USA annually.

2. Campfire USA is open to people of every race, creed, gender, socioeconomic status, etc.

3. Campfire USA sponsors programs that help youth build self-esteem and develop service and leadership skills that last a lifetime. These programs were also especially designed to reduce sex-role, racial, and cultural stereotypes.