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Make the Magic on November 17th

Register here for the second annual dinner and silent auction to benefit Camp Kesem at Stanford!  The program is on campus on Sunday, November 17th at 5:30pm. Tickets cost $40 per person and include a catered meal and an incredibly inspiring evening. Participants will hear from a camper, a parents, and a counselor who will share […]

Pizza My Camp

On Monday, April 23, Kesemites gathered at Pizza My Heart in Palo Alto to fundraise for this year’s camp. PMH generously donated 30% of the night’s profits to Camp Kesem. Thank you to all who came to support our kids! Former campers, current counselors, and community supporters at Pizza My Heart on Monday.

Kesem in Stanford Cancer Institute Newsletter!

Kesem is featured in yet another article by our friend Michael Claeys, the senior communications director at Stanford Cancer Institute. Please scroll to pages 8 and 9 of the Stanford Cancer Institute’s winter newsletter, attached. http://cancer.stanford.edu/research/ documents/scinewswinter2013.pdf 

Stanford School of Medicine writes about Kesem!

Check out this article by Stanford School of Medicine on Kesem! Shout out to Squish and Luna. http://med.stanford.edu/ism/2013/february/kesem-0225.html

SF Chronicle Kesem Video!

Check out this video about Camp Kesem, made by our lovely “Roo”/Casey Khademi: http://blog.sfgate.com/inthepeninsula/2013/02/21/coping-through-camping-–-stanford-students-host-camp-for-kids-with-cancer-in-the-family-video/

Camp Kesem CoHo Night

On January 31st, Kesemites gathered at Stanford’s Coffee House, or “CoHo”, to watch Kesem counselors perform musical acts and comedy improvisation. The purpose of the night was twofold; to provide an opportunity for counselors to gather and catch up, and to raise awareness of Kesem in the greater Stanford community. As always, we were amazed […]

Stanford students — come to a Kesem info session!

We will be holding information sessions about becoming a Camp Kesem counselor this quarter! Sessions will be: 8:30PM Thurs. January 17 — Burbank 8:30PM Wed. January 23 — Xanadu 8:30 PM Thurs. January 24 — Trancos

Post-Camp Parent Evaluation

Dear Kesem Families, Thank you for sharing your children with us for a magical week at Camp Kesem! Please help us improve our program by providing feedback on our online evaluation form. Thank you! Camp Kesem at Stanford

Camp Kesem at Stanford on NBC Bay Area

Check out our story on NBC Bay Area! Thanks to Erin Murphy for reporting, and to all our participating campers and counselors!

Camp Kesem 2012 Slideshow added to website