NEWS FROM THE RANCH!

Double H Ranch

I hope this newsletter finds you well! I am excited to share with you things that have been happening at the Ranch, a few upcoming volunteering opportunities, and other events we would love to see you at! If you have any questions, comments or just want to chat, feel free to email me at any time!


HH Love-

Erin

Olympic Skier visits Double H!

Two time Olympic medalist, Andrew Weibrecht from Lake Placid, NY visited the Double H Ranch for the opening day for the 2015 adaptive ski program on Saturday, Jan 3rd. Andrew brought his medals, met and skied with campers and tried out a monoski!


Read about his visit:

“It’s not all downhill for Olympian”

Spring at Double H!

We host four spring Family Sleepover Weekends and we need Family Pals to help us out! On Family Sleepover Weekends, volunteers are matched up with a family, and accompany the family through daily programming. Weekends are filled with fun camp activities, Connect 4 tournaments, movie nights and so much more! Apply Here!




Spring Family Weekend Dates:

April 24th - 26th: Hematology/Oncology Family Weekend

May 1st - 3rd: Bravehearts Weekend

May 8th - 10th: Diabetes Family Weekend

May 15th - 17th: Cindy’s Comfort Camp

Double H Spring Family Programs

Camp on the Go!

Monday, February 2nd:

David’s House of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon NH

5:15PM Arrival - 8:00PM Departure


Tuesday, February 3rd:

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon NH

Morning Shift: 9:45AM Arrival - 12:30PM Departure

Afternoon Shift: 1:15PM Arrival - 4:00PM Departure


Wednesday, February 11th:

Albany Medical Center, Albany NY

Morning Shift: 9:15AM Arrival - 12:00PM Departure

Afternoon Shift: 12:45PM Arrival - 3:30PM Departure


Thursday, February 12th:

SUNY Upstate, Syracuse NY

Morning Shift: 9:45AM Arrival - 12:30PM Departure

Afternoon Shift: 1:15PM Arrival - 4:00PM Departure


Friday, February 13th:

The Ronald McDonald House, Albany NY

5:15PM Arrival - 8:00PM Departure



If interested please contact Scott Liloia for more information!

Upcoming Events!

Walk-a-Thon!

Sunday, Jan. 25th, 12pm

1 Civic Center Plaza

Glens Falls, NY

  • Participants may choose to walk laps around the Glens Falls Civic Center OR see how many times they can skate around the rink with the Adirondack Flames Players!
  • Each Donor that participates and donates over $35. Per adult or $15. Per child will receive a commemorative “Health and Happiness” T-Shirt with the Adirondack Flames logo as well.
  • All participants will be able to take part in a Flames raffle for lots of fun prizes, yummy snacks, and Family Friendly activities in Heritage Hall.

Charity Pro-Am & Chef’s Dinner

Friday, May 8th, 8:30am

110 Sagamore Road

Bolton Landing, NY

Please contact Robin DeMattos for more information!

Double H Ranch

The Double H Ranch provides specialized programs and year-round support for children and their families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. Our purpose is to enrich their lives and provide camp experiences that are memorable, exciting, fun, empowering, physically safe and medically sound. All programs are free of charge and capture the magic of the Adirondacks.