$100 provides scholarships for a boy and a girl to attend camp. To become a $100 sponsor or for any amount please click here to donate online. Then fill in the amount you would like to give under the ARISE Camps fund. If you are writing a check please make it out to SPAN Ministries and mail to 361 Northeast Ave Tallmadge, OH 44278. Please click here to see our donor video and learn more about how your donation helps children and families in our communities.
Special thanks to the following organizations who helped make it possible to offer scholarships to all the children that attended camp in 2016.
SPAN Ministries is a non-denominational Christian church located in Tallmadge, OH who started hosting the Next Level Football Camp in 2006 which later became ARISE Football & Cheer/Step Camp. Their vision is to show the world that the Kingdom of God is real. The mentoring program and football/cheerleading camp is one of many programs they host to make a positive impact on families in the surrounding communities.
Chapel Hill Christian School has graciously donated two large yellow school buses this year so that we can help provide transportation to many of the children who wouldn't be able to make it to camp otherwise. They also have sponsored 10 children to attend ARISE Football & Cheer Camp this year.
Thanks to our 3 year sponsor Cleveland Clinic Akron General for sponsoring 20 children to attend the ARISE Football & Cheer Camp this year!
Thanks to our 3 year sponsor WKYC for sponsoring 20 children to attend the ARISE Football & Cheer Camp this year!
Thanks to our long term sponsor Scott & Jason Zieman of Little Caesars Pizza in Tallmadge, Cuyahoga Falls, and Akron for providing Pizza for all the campers and their families on the final day of camp. They also provided their parking lot for our annual fund raising car wash on Tallmadge Circle!
Thanks to our new sponsor Tallmadge Collision Centers for sponsoring 10 children to attend the ARISE Football & Cheer Camp this year!
Thanks to our new sponsor Affinity Realty Investments, LLC for sponsoring 20 children this year!
Thanks to our long time sponsor for their generous donation which will provide scholarships for 6 children to attend camp this year.
Thanks to our long term sponsor Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority for sponsoring 10 children from Eastland Woods to attend camp this year!
Thanks to our 2nd year sponsor Extreme Ninja Warrior for sponsoring an active fund raiser at their awesome gym!
Thanks to our long time sponsor Lisa's Place for providing hotdogs and chips for all of the kids and volunteers on one day of camp.
Thanks to Chris Gordon and Frito Lay for providing chips for the final day of camp.
Thanks to Russ Neal and Graffitti Print Shop for sponsoring 2 children and providing printing services for camp in years past.
Thanks to our sponsor Third Federal for their generous donations over the past 6 years. This year they sponsored two children to attend camp.
Thanks to Earl and Sharon Kelvington at Kelvington Auto Service, our long time sponsor, for their generous donations & support for many years.
Baunfire Athletics helped SPAN Ministries take the camp to the next level beginning in 2008 when they provided 80 children with official flag football jerseys and were one of the largest sponsors since the camp began in 2006. Baunfire Athletics generous donation of time and money in years past allowed us to take ARISE Camps to more families.
Services (CDS. Inc.)
Thanks to our the ladies at SPAN Ministries who bake items and cook meals throughout the year to raise money for ARISE Camps.
Thanks to our long term sponsor Frank and Care'n Smith of CDS Inc. for their generous donation of time and money to help take ARISE Camps to the next level.
Thanks to our 4 year sponsor for sponsoring 2 kids to attend camp this year.