Entries by Camp Sunrise

Winter Retreat 2019

Last week, our Arizona Camp Sunrise & Sidekicks teens gathered up at camp for a retreat February 1st – 3rd. Campers played games, made crafts, and even had a snowball fight! What did our campers have to say about retreat? Jonah S., 16 – I liked seeing my friends and connecting with them. Louis C, […]

The Power of “One”

THE POWER OF ONE – Cynthia & Eron Rubio’s daughter Lorraine celebrated her first birthday in December. Instead of asking for gifts, the family decided that they would ask for donations to Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation, an organization that Eron personally benefitted from as a child. “My husband Eron was diagnosed with retinoblastoma as a […]

AZ Parrot Head Club Donates $7000 to SWKCF

            At their annual holiday party, The Arizona Parrot Head Club (AZPHC) presented a $7000 check to AZ Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks! They truly live the message of “Party with a purpose!” There’s a lot of party and a lot of purpose. AZPHC was founded in 1994 by Marlene Buffa. They […]

Ullico Supports SWKCF for Cancer Awareness Month

Ullico serves union workers with insurance and investment products that improve their lives. Each year, Ullico employees select an organization to support in October. Ashley Duhamell, a Ullico employee, was a previous AZ Sidekicks camper and now volunteers for the organization. Ashley presented a lunch and learn with Executive Director Kristin Bennett on the work […]

Childhood Cancer Sucks Run/Walk 2016

Over 15,000 children in the United States are diagnosed with cancer each year. Southwest Kids’ Cancer Foundation helps kids affected by a cancer diagnosis with year-round programming, including week-long camps, weekend retreats, day camp, and family camp. Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks offers special programs for children who have or have had cancer, and their brothers and […]

DBacks Pediatric Cancer Awareness Game

It’s that time of year again!! The Pediatric Cancer Awareness game is coming up on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 5:10pm, the Dbacks will be taking on the Dodgers. Camp is selling tickets for $28.00. The Dbacks will be donating $6 for each ticket we sell back to camp! And, with your ticket you will […]