Since , the private camp committee, under the chairmanship of Fred Rogers, The American Camp Association, as always, serves the independent camp.
As a leading authority for summer camps and youth development, ACA works to preserve, promote, and improve the camp experience. ACA is a comprehensive.
A private American summer camp is a privately-owned camp which usually is a mixture of the traditional outdoors but also has very modern, advanced facilities.
The first YWCA camp was at Asbury Park, New Jersey, and was called Sea Rest. — The first private camp is founded. Dr. Joseph Trimble Rothrock.