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Eagle Rock Camp

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Lynn Marilla, Executive Director
Main Address:
P O Box 181
Newton, NC 28658

What We Do

Eagle Rock Camp is a family saving, suicide prevention organization that serves at-risk veteran and military families. We host our families at week long, therapeutic retreats that help them reconnect with their families and communities, and teach them a new way to heal from the moral and spiritual wounds of war.

We make miracles happen. Sometimes they happen around a campfire.


HOW WE ARE IMPACTED: Veteran and military families are already at a 150% higher risk of death by suicide than civilian counterparts. Combine that with isolation, fear, uncertainty about the future you have an increase in mental health issues, financial stress, family abuse, family abuse, drug and alcohol abuse, neglect of children, financial stress and a higher than normal risk of death by suicide. All our fundraising events have been cancelled through July, reducing our capacity to deliver family and life saving therapeutic retreats for our veterans and their families.

Financial Donations: Make a one time gift or join our Hero Club for as little as $4.95. (Click on the GIVE button) https://eaglerockcamp.org/

Shop for Eagle Rock Camp: we need supplies to keep our retreats running. Things like art therapy supplies, outdoor activities, office supplies, training materials. Check out Amazon Smile for a Wish List. You shop, Amazon delivers right to our door.

Here's how we will keep volunteers safe during the quarantine: These positions will not interact directly with those we serve. You may work virtually.

Grant researcher - With more and more grants opening up for Covid 19 relief, we need help sorting through the information.

Program delivery - We are revamping our program delivery and need additional expertise to help design new ways to reach our veteran families. With sudden changes in how we are able to interact with our constituents, we are seeking out ways to deliver in a virtual environment. Expertise in this field is greatly needed to help keep our veteran families safe.

Marketing - design, produce and deliver messaging about our brand and how we are addressing Covid-19.

Marketing - video production. We need 12 short videos, approximately 15-30 seconds each.

Interesting Info

0ver 93% of our families remain together. That is a less than 3% divorce rate!
Our rate of death by suicide is ZERO. Suicide prevention starts at home. So far, our team has participated in averting 15 suicides.
We save families. We save lives. Miracles happen at our Marriage and Family Enrichment program for Military Families.

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Volunteer Opportunities

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