Join us for your second summer at camp!

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Welcome to Camp Common Ground. 

  • A parent/guardian needs to fill out this application.
  • Since you applied last summer, this is an abbreviated application, mostly regarding any changes and scholarship information.
  • For returning campers to save their spot, they must apply by February 15.
  • Once you've completed this application, Zach and Ron, the camp directors, will follow up with you in an email or phone.

As a reminder, the details for camp are below:

  • Dates: June 18 (Monday), 2018 - June 30 (Saturday), 2018, Leadership Retreat #3 is on Saturday, May 5.
  • Tuition: $50-$2,000 sliding scale. Any camper who is accepted will have their tuition set according to their family's finances. While we have budget constraints, we do our best to make sure finances are not a barrier for anyone. Families may have tuition set anywhere along the scale from $50 to $2,000, such as $300, $500, $800, $1,100, or $1,500. 
  • Scholarship: If you are applying for scholarship, you are required to re-submit scholarship related financial information again. If your financial situation is similar to last year, we will do our best to make sure you get a similar tuition.
  • Transportation: Transportation will be provided to and from a designated location in downtown Oakland.
Camper Name *
Camper Name
Camper Phone
Camper Phone
Parent/Guardian Name *
Parent/Guardian Name
If there are multiple parents/guardians, please just fill out for one, whoever would like to be the primary contact about camp!
Parent/Guardian Phone *
Parent/Guardian Phone
Will you be attending the same school in Fall 2018? *
Scholarship Application (optional)
If you would like to be considered for a scholarship to attend camp, then please complete the scholarship application below. We will follow up with you about submitting your W-2 and other supporting documentation. Our goal as an organization is to make camp accessible to all campers.
This is pre-tax income from all income sources.
Does the camper live in more than one household?
Please provide your per MONTH rent, not the full year.
e.g. Child support, other dependent special needs, employment status, major transitions
Would you like to be on a payment plan to pay over the course of several months (not all at once)?

Thank you for applying!