Why Give?

Your gift of any amount to Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp accomplishes the following:

Provides opportunity for Campers

It has always been our policy that no one be denied the opportunity to come to camp because of their financial situation. Your gift helps support a robust campership program that provides scholarships to hundreds of campers each year.

Creates meaningful experience for Campers and Counselors

Bible camp changes lives! Your gift allows youth to experience God in a different context. Bible camp changes lives! Your gift allows youth to experience God in a different context. Living, learning, and playing in Christian community surrounded by God's beautiful creation provides a unique experience for youth of all ages.

Provides a sacred space for Camp to take place

Your gift supports high quality programs, facilities and staff that provide a great setting for people to experience, grow in and learn about God's great love for them through Jesus.

The foundation of our faith is Hope in Jesus. Your gift helps to provide youth a safe place to experience that Hope! Bible camp is transforming lives and nurturing faith-filled leaders for tomorrow. This Hope in Jesus is to be shared!


LWLBC Annual Fund

The Annual Fund supports all critical operations of ministry and the campership fund.

Donate to the LWLBC Annual Fund

Gather Campaign

Help us build a new Dining Hall & Hospitality Center

Wapo plans to build a facility that will serve as the center for hospitality, community and fellowship for the ministry at Wapo. It will be a facility that boldly welcomes our guests, graciously poised the serve and engage.

Donate to the Gather Campaign

Rooted & Renewed

Rooted & Renewed will complete the Wilderness Canoe Base Renewal campaign and raise funds for the upgrade and improvement of the Cove facilities. Learn more

Donate to the Rooted & Renewed

Current Special Projects

Support any of our special projects with your gift.

Donate to our special projects


Gifts in Kind

Here are site specific lists that identify items that we could use (new or gently used) to make our ministry even better. Your help in these practical ways is greatly appreciated!


Do you have a special skill you'd like to share or are you just looking for some meaningful work to engage in? Contact Tyler at 715-268-8434 or tylerm@campwapo.org to find out more.

Ways To Give

As you make your gift, please carefully identify which of our camps you wish to support. You may choose to designate your gift to Wapo, Wilderness Canoe Base, Ox Lake, or wherever the need is greatest. A gift in any amount is most appreciated! Thank you for making our camping ministries a part of your giving plan.

Annual Giving

Your gift to the Annual Giving Club - makes all the difference for campers at Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp. These gifts enable us to offer outstanding programs, maintain the day to day operations of all four sites, provide camperships, and continually update our facilities. We call these annual gifts 'living gifts' because they are essential to the daily evolving life of the ministry. Please consider an annual gift at one of the following levels.

Memorial gifts & gifts in honor of loved ones

A gift to Bible camp is a wonderful way to remember and honor a loved one. What better than a gift that enables young people to grow closer to the Lord Jesus! Such a gift lives on in the lives of those it blesses.

Planned Giving

You can become a member of the Hope and Heritage Society with one of many types of planned gifts. Through careful gift and estate planning, you can make a long-term impact on the current operations of Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp and for the future of this ministry. To find the giving option best for you, please contact our Development team at 715.268.8434

Learn more about types of giving

Endowment Fund

As we look to the future we are excited about all that is ahead as God continues to lead us in new directions. But we've also learned that it is our responsibility to be careful stewards of our gifts and resources. To help ensure growth and sustainability for this ministry we have established the Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp Mission Endowment Fund. The Fund will provide monetary support for unbudgeted expenses in 6 primary areas:

  • Camperships
  • Specialized or new program funding
  • Endowed staff positions
  • Capital improvements
  • Strategic facility acquisitions
  • Disaster or contingency fund

All cash gifts, planned gifts and bequests can be designated to support the Mission Endowment Fund, Annual Giving, or donor designated project.Options to consider: A $10,000 will endow one camper scholarship. A $75,000 gift will endow a summer staff leadership position.

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