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Chuck Nelson

(4-L5) Timberline Lions Club

Chuck Nelson (4-L5) is one of the founding members of Lions Camps at Teresita Pines. He had served on the board (was the founding Vice President 1998-2012), had also served as President, and is a current Board Advisor.

He had been a major procurer for the Camp from the beginning, finding supplies and materials such as beds for the Camp and for Construction. Chuck has also been a longtime member of the Timberline Lions Club in 4-L5.

He lives in Wrightwood with his wife Carolyn. Many achievements with his company Vac-met. Over the years, Chuck has assisted with many improvements of the Camp to help meet the needs of the campers and groups that use it year-round.

Tickets purchases goes towards Chuck’s fundraising totals. Unable to attend the event? Please donate to Camp in the name of Chuck towards their fundraising totals.


About the Event

Sunday, March 24th: 5:00 pm-8:30 pm

Crossroads Center for Arts & Sciences 
1634 18th St 
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Lions Camps at Teresita Pines “Kings & Queens of Teresita Pines” Campaign is a spirited 45-Day fundraising competition among candidates participating to make a difference for campers with disabilities and their families. The Candidates vying for the title of “King or Queen of Teresita Pines” are extraordinary people who are relentless in their efforts to help children with disabilities experience memories that last a lifetime at Lions Camps at Teresita Pines. Every dollar each candidate raises equals one vote and the person with the most votes will be announced at the Dinner.

This Gala is a celebration of the camp, the achievements we have made and the candidates’ efforts in raising funds and awareness for Camp. Surrounded by friends, family and camp supporters, the attendees will enjoy a special evening in celebration of their hard work and support of our special campers and their families.

You can choose to have your tickets credited towards one of the Candidates fundraising totals, this year's candidates are:

  • PDG Mike Jones (4-L5)

  • Justin Myers (4-L4)

  • Chuck Nelson (Lions Camps Board Advisor)

  • DG John Nelson (4-L2)

A percentage of the ticket cost will benefit the Campership program of Lions Camps at Teresita Pines, providing memories that will last a lifetime for campers who are deaf, blind, with autism, or diabetes.


Venue

Crossroads Center for Arts & Sciences 
1634 18th St 
Santa Monica, CA 90404

 

Our Mission

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We believe that every child should have the chance to go to camp and leave with the skills, confidence and friendships that will last them a lifetime. For over 20 years the Lions Camps at Teresita Pines with the support of Lions throughout California has proven that camp can really be accessible to all allowing everyone regardless of ability, the fun, the laughter and the joy that comes from experiencing camp for the first time.

In 2018 we continued our mission of delivering amazing Camp experiences and welcomed over 6,700 campers to Teresita Pines, hosting special Lions camps including: The Sight Awareness Weekend, Lions Wilderness Camp for Deaf Children, Lions Diabetes Camp for Children, MD-4 Lions Youth Exchange Program, MD-4 Lions Youth Leadership Institute. Plus, we worked with other nonprofits that support children and adults with autism, children who have a parent battling cancer, and much more.

Thank you for making a difference in a child's life and supporting our mission here at the Lions Camps at Teresita Pines, “to provide beautiful mountain facilities for group camping, emphasizing the needs of the disabled”


Accommodations

If you're planning on attending the events from out of town we have a special group rate just for Lions at the Gateway Hotel Santa Monica.

To make reservations by phone please call the hotel at: (310) 829-9100 when making reservations ask for the Lions Camp at Teresita Pines discount rate or Reserve online at www.gatewayhotel.com and Enter Code: LIONS For the discount group rate.

Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
1920 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Purchase tickets

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If you prefer to pay by check, please download the form and mail it with your check to our PO Box address.

Lions Camps at Teresita Pines
P.O. Box 98
Wrightwood, CA 92397


Unable to attend the event? Please donate to Camp in the name of Chuck towards their fundraising totals.


Questions?

Give us a call at 760-249-3580 

Or email us at info@campteresitapines.org


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Full-Page (5.5” wide x 8.5” tall) $1,000

Half-Page (5.5” wide x 4.25” tall) $500

Quarter-Page (2.25” wide x 4.25” tall) $250

SUBMIT ARTWORK TO: info@campteresitapines.org

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Table Sponsor- $2,000 (value $2,500) 

  • Ten tickets with 1 reserved table (Premier Location) 

  • Page ad in the Gala Tribute Program

  • Mention across Social Media Channels and Event Webpage

This Gala is a celebration of the camp, the achievements we have made and the candidates’ efforts in raising funds and awareness for Camp. Surrounded by friends, family and camp supporters, the attendees will enjoy a special evening in celebration of their hard work and support of our special campers and their families.

A percentage of the sponsorship cost will benefit the Campership program of Lions Camps at Teresita Pines, providing memories that will last a lifetime for campers who are deaf, blind, with autism, or diabetes.

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