Articles from Camp North Star Reach

Listen, Share, Stay Connected

More than anything, Mooseness is a feeling. Of community, connectedness, and belonging. Families caring for children with serious illnesses find Mooseness through the extraordinary experiences they enjoy when they come to North Star Reach. During this time of the coronavirus crisis, we’re finding new spaces to gather together. Our new “Love the Moosenesss” podcast is one of […]

Take a Camp Tour

We hope you enjoy our virtual camp tour of Michigan’s only barrier-free, fully-accessible, no-cost medical camp serving the Great Lakes Region. We invite you to sit back, relax and travel with our staff around our beautiful campus, created to provide the highest level of safety and programming quality for children who would otherwise be too […]

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Doug Armstrong Receives Prestigious Award from University of Michigan Council for Disability Concerns

In recognition of his passion and vision for creating accessible, inclusive and cost-free camp experiences for children with serious illnesses, North Star Reach founder and CEO Doug Armstrong has won the prestigious James T. Neubacher Award. Presented annually by The University of Michigan’s Council for Disability Concerns, the award recognizes U-M faculty, staff, students or […]

From Camp Stage to Life Stage

Join us for an evening of storytelling Tuesday, August 27, from 7-8 p.m., at Ann Arbor’s Literati Bookstore as 2019 teen campers share stories about the impact camp has had on their lives. The event is open to the public, and we hope our program and medical volunteers, camper families and North Star Reach supporters […]

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Bank of Ann Arbor Officer Joins North Star Reach Board

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – (June 25, 2019) – North Star Reach, a medically-supported camp for kids with serious illnesses and their family members, is proud to announce the appointment of Bill McCurdy to its Board of Directors. Mr. McCurdy assumed the role of Board Treasurer and serves on the Finance and Development Committees. Mr. McCurdy […]