What Community Leaders Say

I heartily endorse World Impact camps.  They produce life-long memories for urban youth.

Mike Antonovich, Supervisor
Los Angeles County
5th District

Our kids from LA's Skid Row cry when they have to leave camp. It is that great of an experience.

Andy Bales,  CEO
Union Rescue Mission

Few things are as exciting as seeing inner-city fathers and sons at a World Impact camp--building relationships and memories.

Carey Casey, CEO
National Center for Fathering

World Impact camps provide opportunities for many to enjoy Christ away from all the noise of the city. They are a good use of money to serve an eternal cause.

Brian Chan
Founder, Liferay, Inc.

Our camps beautifully address the physical, spiritual and social needs of urban youth.

Francis Chan
Speaker and Author

We are grateful for a long history of Kingdom sharing and cooperation that creatively models ministry for our student leaders.

Melanie Chow
Campus Minister
Asian American Christian Fellowship

I am grateful to World Impact for providing such a wonderful opportunity for inner-city kids.

Wendy Greuel, Controller
City of Los Angeles

Three square meals a day and some of the most creative sports and games imaginable build life-long memories.

Rosey Grier

In today's world, our young people need opportunities to learn lessons of character. World Impact's camps do just that.

Janice Hahn
Los Angeles City Council
15th District

Our camps draw children and teenagers closer to their Creator as they sing under the stars and learn about His love for them.

Dr. Jack Hayford, Chancellor
The King's University

World Impact camps are sensitive to the needs of the poorest of the poor.  Our campers return knowing they are special people!

Mrs. Willie Jordan, President
Fred Jordan Missions

World Impact camps build character and affirm productive citizenship.

Craig T. Nelson

I love the children's smiles when they learn to swim and canoe.  Their excitement is contagious!

David Price, Chairman
American Airports Corporation


World Impact is a faith-based organization that has taken urban children and teens to camp for more than four decades.  Our four camps offer quality outdoor programs throughout the year—each designed for inner-city young people.  You can provide a life-changing camp experience for an urban child or teenager by becoming a sponsor.


  • The opportunity to positively impact the life direction of an urban child or teenager.
  • A tax-deductible receipt with our warm thanks.