A Place for Mom partners with the most thoughtful and talented caregivers in senior living. People who share our noble mission of helping to uplift the lives of seniors by ensuring residents and/or clients receive compassionate and dignified care.
To say thank you, we want to award one exceptional caregiver with a rejuvenating getaway weekend that offers the chance to focus and “give back” to herself. This opportunity is only open to caregivers employed at an A Place for Mom partner organization.
Win a Weekend Getaway to Joan Lunden’s Camp
APFM will award one deserving female caregiver with full tuition for Camp Reveille, Joan Lunden’s unique summer camp for women located on beautiful Long Lake in Naples, ME.
The camp covers four days and three nights from August 20-23, 2015. The winner will be allowed to select one female friend or family member to attend camp with her. Camp tuition includes lodging, meals and an extensive list of camp activities such as:
- Fitness Programs (such as Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, and Tennis)
- Water Sports
- Dance Classes
- Wide variety of Arts & Crafts
For a full list of camp activities and a sample schedule, check out the Camp Reveille website. http://www.joanlunden.com/camp-reveille
Who Can Enter?
Employees that provide daily care to residents or clients, and work at an organization that is partnered with A Place for Mom are eligible. You can also enter on behalf of a caregiver at your organization who you think deserves a weekend of relaxation and rejuvenation.
Please note that Camp Reveille is for women only, therefore only women are eligible to enter and win.
How to Enter:
By clicking in the box below, applicants must submit a short essay (500-800 words) with an introduction describing who she is, her age, where she works and her job position/title with the community or provider, why she works there, what she enjoys most about her job. Applicant essays should address:
- What advice would you give to others who are new to working in this field?
- What words of wisdom would you give to those who are caring for their loved one at home?
- For Nominations: How have you been inspired, or what have you learned, from the person you are nominating?
You can also enter by emailing your intro and essay to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All essay submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. PDT, July 6, 2015. Please note camp dates are non-negotiable. A Place for Mom will pay for airfare to/from Portland International Jetport and shuttle to/from Camp Reveille only – other travel expenses are not included.