Camp Noah receives support from the Midland region
The North / West Lower Michigan Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America received a $ 10,000 grant from the Midland Area Foundation to help provide Camp Noah for Midland and Gladwin counties. Two areas devastated by the floods of May 2020 which are still recovering.
Camp Noah is a disaster recovery program for elementary school children. It is created and supported by the Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota. This camp took place from July 26 to 30. And was open and free for children in Midland and Gladwin counties. The camp provided support and coping skills to recover from a disaster. He uses music, art, play, and theatrical therapy to help with recovery. The children also received a backpack with items to help them develop coping behaviors and build resilience.