Camp Bays Mountain Capital Campaign

Click on the video above to learn more about our capital campaign.

"Moved by Camp"

Phase 1 and 2 Campaign Goal: $4,080,933

Pledged or on Hand as of July 31, 2019: $3,984,850

Remaining $96,083

     These funds have enabled us to purchase the property, renovate the two existing buildings, construct a new swimming pool, new archery range, new ropes course, new craft cabin, new Ga-Ga Pit, move the climbing tower, put all new utilities in (water, sewer, propane, internet, fire hydrants, sprinkler systems, etc), build a new bathhouse and to make general improvements.  All without a mortGAGe!  THANK YOU!



Campaign Updates


Anderson Construction Pledge

John and Judith Anderson are "Moved by Camp!"  The Andersons have made a $100,000 pledge to the construction of an office/infirmary at Camp Bays Mountain in honor of Randy Pasqua (retiring CRM Director), Jeff Wadley (Camp Director) and the 2017 Board for their work and dedication in the establishment of the new camp!  THANK YOU TO THE ANDERSONS!

At the November 2018 Board meeting, the members announced that the office will be named β€œThe John and Judith Anderson Office and Welcome Center.” We anticipate the construction to begin in late 2019.

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Holston conference foundation challenge grant

The Holston Conference Foundation Challenge Grant is FULLY FUNDED!
Thank you to all our donors who took advantage of their gift being matched by the Foundation. You gave over $75,000 and the Foundation matched your giving by $75,000. That means we have over $150,000 to begin a new cabin! (Roger Reading presents Director Jeff Wadley the donation.) The Holston Conference Foundation is our custodian for investments and planned giving resources. The new Executive Director, Paul Bowman, would be happy to speak with you about establishing an endowment, planned giving and other ways to support Camp Bays Mountain. His number is 865- 690-8124.


June Childress Retreat Lodge and Fred's Cabin

The Fred and June Childress Foundation has presented two gifts to Camp Bays Mountain totaling $500,000 toward the renovation of the June Childress Retreat Lodge and Fred's Cabin. We are very excited for this wonderful gift which will help us shape and impact lives into the next generation.

THANK YOU to the Kingsport District Trustees for their very generous donation of $250,000 toward the construction of Camp!

THANK YOU to the Kingsport District Trustees for their very generous donation of $250,000 toward the construction of Camp!