Virginia Commonwealth University


Our Purpose:

Camp Kesem is a nationwide community driven by passionate college student leaders that supports children through and beyond their parents cancer. Camp Kesem at Virginia Commonwealth University is created, funded and run entirely by a team of college student volunteers at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Our Mission:

To support children through and beyond their parents cancer with innovative, fun-filled programs that foster a lasting community.

What is ‘Kesem’?

Kesem (n.): magic; the ability to change a life; an agent of growth; the unique power that transforms kids into Camp Kesem Campers