Thank you for supporting the ministry of Deerfoot Lodge!

Methods of Giving:
1.  All Online Giving to Deerfoot Lodge (camps, special funds, Blue campaign, etc.) Make a one time or recurring donation online via credit card or electronic fund transfer. (Please note that Safari browsers require that 'cookies' be enabled)

2.  By Mail. Checks, payable to Deerfoot Lodge, can be mailed to PO Box 228, Speculator, NY 12164.

3.  Stocks/Securities.  Please contact Chief Ron for our broker information for easy donation of stocks.

Below is a summary of Deerfoot Funds.  Please contact Chief Ron with any questions or for more information.  You may designate your gift to a particular fund, or simply leave your gift to be applied to the General Fund which is applied 'where most needed'.

We are thankful for support in the following areas:

General Fund - The General Fund is our primary annual support need. This fund covers 30% of our annual operating expenses and allows us to keep our camper fee lower.

Deerfoot Blue Campaign - The DL Blue Campaign is funding the 2019 launch of a new Deerfoot Lodge in North Carolina ( Matching Challenge: Every new pledge or gift to the DL Blue Campaign until June 29, 2019 will be matched dollar for dollar!

Camper Scholarship Fund - Our goal is to provide scholarship help to every needful camper.  

Capital Projects - Capital improvements include camper vans, new buildings, and other major upgrades to the property.

Memorial Fund - Gifts given as memorial are acknowledged in the Newsletter.

Staff Scholarship Fund - Though the Deerfoot staff is paid each summer, many would not be able to work at DL and pay for college without scholarship help.

Endowment Funds - These are invested funds.  The earnings from these funds support Deerfoot annually.  

Kunz Operations Endowment - The Dad Kunz Operating endowment support camp operations.

Camper Scholarship Endowment Funds - There are seven endowment funds that provide support to camper scholarships.  These are in memory of: Dad & Mom Kunz, Bill Gardner, Scott Pokorny, Virginia Chick, Benjamin Johnson, Cory Mullens, Doug Trillet and Chelsea Trillet.

Staff Scholarship Endowment Funds - The Michael Owensby Fund and the Elizabeth Magee Fund support staff scholarships.

Richard & Virginia Conly Vision Fund - This fund is for capital needs related to Deerfoot's vision to extend the mission beyond the summer program and expand its capacity to reach more boys.

The Chief Chuck & Sally Jo Gieser Staff Fund is a discretionary fund designed to provide non-salary support to meet unique educational/growth needs of DL staff.