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PARTNERING WITH VIENNA HIGH SCHOOL TO PILOT FOUR AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS 

PARTNERING WITH VIENNA HIGH SCHOOL TO PILOT FOUR AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAMS 

By Evan Coulson, Adventure & Group Services Director Camp Ondessonk has been serving the developmental needs of young people since 1959. As an institution rooted in the Catholic faith, Ondessonk values growth as well as a commitment…
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Camp Band Camp Ondessonk

The Camp Band?

By Pati Egan The Belleville Diocese had an extensive grade school band program in the early sixties and seventies.  As an example, the East St. Louis Deanery used its grade…
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Camp O Day - Camp Ondessonk

Let’s Celebrate! Save the date for Camp O Day!

Help us celebrate the founding of Camp Ondessonk on Camp O Day!  Held annually on June 28th, the day the very first day of Summer Camp in 1959, this one-day effort encourages gifts of…
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Caring & Sharing Grant Provides Training for Summer Leadership

Caring & Sharing Grant Provides Training for Summer Leadership

Camp Ondessonk Summer Camp leadership will attend Behavioral First Responder Certification courses led by Alpenglow Education thanks to a grant received from the Caring and Sharing Thrift Shop Wish List…
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Two Illinois Schools Receive State Grants to Attend Ondessonk Programming

Students from St. Joseph School in Olney, Ill., and St. John Neumann in Maryville, Ill., will visit Camp Ondessonk thanks to funding through the Illinois Biodiversity Field Trip Grant Program.…
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Scott Martin Camp Ondessonk Ranger 2024 (800 x 600 px)

WELCOME RANGER SCOTT MARTIN   

By Dan King Scott Martin became Camp Ondessonk’s Ranger and Director of Maintenance Monday, April 15, 2024. For three years, Scott worked under the supervision of Camp’s veteran Ranger Mike…
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