The Arc of Tippecanoe County is taking Camper Applications for Camp SPARKS 2016. Jasmine our camp director is busy planning some great field trips and activities. We need to get the word out to everyone so we can have a great camp turnout this year. Please share the camp flyer with anyone you know who could benefit from this great summer camp.

The Camp Application is also available on our website. Thanks for your continued support of The Arc of Tippecanoe County and Camp SPARKS. Full page Camp Flyer

It is hard to believe Camp SPARKS is right around the corner! We are thrilled to announce that Jasmine has agreed to return as our camp director for a third year. She is busy planning some great activities for us. We will also be partnering with The Boys and Girls Club on Wednesday’s from 1 to 3 to use their gym and participate in activities with their campers.

I am attaching the ADA-complaint camp application for 2016. If you have any questions please contact Milissa at 765-476-3277 or

Remember to get the early bird discount of $50, the completed application and full payment must be received by May 1st. Camp SPARKS application 2016_ADA

Just a quick reminder the deadline to RSVP for the joint Best Buddies and Adult Recreation Purdue Baseball Game is 8:00 am on Monday, April 18th. The game is Tuesday, April 19th. Best Buddy members will get free tickets but everyone still must RSVP so we know how many tickets to purchase.

Tickets are $2.00 for staff, family members, friends and Adult Recreation members not involved in Best Buddies. If you purchase tickets and pay with the Arc Pay Pal account the cost is $2.50 per ticket.

Call Milissa if you have questions 765-476-3277 or





Aktion Club worked on care packages for their adopted Sailors on the USS Harry Truman in February. They sent snacks, photos and cards to each sailor. Aktion Club continues to work towards their 2016 goal of “Service above Self”. Come join us on the third Thursday of the month at Elmwood Church of Christ at 4:30 pm. The meeting lasts an hour. Good Work Aktion Club!!!