our camps are seriously fun
and doing serious good
We provide children living with serious illnesses with a spectacular camp experience and high-quality medical care, all in the safest and most supportive environment. And for the kids, it’s high-flying, friendship-building, memory-making fun. We deliver unforgettable experiences that have a life-changing impact.
the founder of fun:
Learn how Hollywood legend and philanthropist started it all with one simple thought: Kids with serious illnesses should get a chance to simply be kids.
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||London Gala 2016
||November 3, 2016
||Celebrate our international network of camps; featuring celebrity guests, appeareances, and performances!
||September 9, 2016
||With over 3,500 participants, the A&F Challenge raised $1.4 million in support of SeriousFun camps!
||June 25, 2016
||We made a colorful splash and big impact at the 2016 SeriousFun Messtival!
||New York Gala 2016
||June 6, 2015
||Relive a night of sunshine and SeriousFun with Jon Bon Jovi, Chris Botti and the SeriousFun Campers!
Read all about it
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|1. Abercrombie Challenge Raises $1.3 Million for SeriousFun!
||On Friday, Sept. 9, camp came to A&F in the form of the annual A&F Challenge. Part fundraiser, part festival, the Challenge is the company’s largest philanthropic event of the year, drawing thousands to its New Albany, Ohio, campus.
|2. Blake Maher Named CEO of SeriousFun Children's Network
||SeriousFun Children's Network has named Blake Maher as its new Chief Executive Officer. Maher will transition from his role as Chief Program Officer
|3. A&F Announces 5 Yr, $15 Mil Partnership with SeriousFun
||The announcement marks the start of a deeper relationship with SeriousFun, as Abercombie’s link to the organization dates back to 2011
|4. Shire gifts $3 Mil to Support Our Campers with Rare Diseases
||In celebration of Shire's 30th anniversary, Shire gift will enable campers coping with rare illnesses to have a life-changing experience at camp
|5. SeriousFun Brings Messy Camp Fun to Prospect Park this June
||We're making a colorful splash with our first-ever SeriousFun Messtival, benefitting and showing support for children with serious illness.
|6. Yale Data Once Again Shows the Positive Impact of SeriousFun Camps
||Parents of campers were surveyed before and after camp on a wide range of questions relating to their children’s attitudes and behaviors
it's all about the kids.
100% of your generosity goes towards building new-found confidence for kids who need it most.