MDA Summer Camp

posted on March 1, 2008 - 3:26pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 2
Every summer since 1955, kids have been granted the opportunity to escape the repetitious hardships of reality and relax among peers at one of MDA’s summer camps, which now number more than 90. To make it even better, campers are able to attend at no cost to themselves or their families.

Youngsters with neuromuscular diseases count the days until 'the best week of the year'

posted on March 1, 2007 - 9:46am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 2
Friendships

MDA delivers ‘a piece of camp’ after summer camp cancellations

posted on August 12, 2009 - 9:00pm
posted on January 1, 2009 - 12:25pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 1
Winter may not have given way yet to spring, but it’s already time to begin making plans for summer. If you’ve heard about MDA summer camp but just aren’t sure you can take that step — or worse, the idea scares you half to death — read on for some words of support, advice and encouragement by a number of folks who’ve been on all sides of the equation. Campers say ...

Through the eyes of young artists

posted on March 31, 2011 - 10:32am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2
In our print magazine, we didn't have room to feature the many wonderful examples of summer camp-related artwork from the MDA Art Collection. So we offer you this special Quest Extra slideshow, "Images of MDA Summer Camp," showcasing selected paintings, drawings, and pottery from a wide range of young artists from across the country.

For many young adults with neuromuscular disease, the challenges and rewards of college offer a steppingstone to greater independence

posted on July 14, 2015 - 3:23pm
Quest Summer 2015
“I was already signed up for Duke, and was wait-listed for Yale, but waiting for Harvard. When I opened the Harvard letter, I got the shock of my life, and that was it!” says 17-year-old Caroline Zheng on being accepted to her dream school, Harvard, where she’ll start classes in the fall.