• Active Membership is available based on a voluntary assessment of your 2018 budget. Consider paying .002, .015, or .001% of 1/10th of your center/program's 2018 operating budget. You can pay online here, or via check made payable to Episcopal Camps & Conference Centers, and mailed to: P.O. Box 3566, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.
  • Contact Acting Director, Patty Olson-Lindsey, with any questions about dues and payments.

Benefits of ECCC Membership

ECCC Benefits (with dues)

Advocacy and Visibility

  • Newsletter and quarterly e-news to Episcopal Communities
  • Website and social media coverage
  • General Convention and other denomination events
  • Ecumenical/Outdoor Ministries Connection events
  • Professional/American Camp Association events


  • ECCC – Operations/Salary Survey every two years
  • ECCC – Weekly Membership Surveys – Around-the-Campfire
  • Church Pension Group (CPG) employment survey information
  • Outdoor Ministries Connection (OMC) mainline denominations information
  • American Camp Association (ACA) youth impact and faith connected information

Pastoral Support

  • Prayer network
  • Welcoming new directors

Peer-to-Peer Mentoring

  • One program year mentor/mentee connection – restarting!

Employment/Job Position Posting

  • Website and sent to membership
  • Year-round and seasonal position listing

Resource Desk

  • Contact staff about anything from employment best practices, operations help, program planning, etc.
  • Every camp/center is connected to an ECCC board person that is in contact twice a year.


ECCC Services (with fees)

Health Benefits Administrator, via Church Pension Group Medical Trust

  • Medical, Dental, Group Life, Long-term Disability and Short-term Disability

American Camp Association Partnership

  • Accredited Camps get 15% discount on ACA Fees

Consulting Services

  • Visioning and Strategic Planning
  • Ministry and Site Assessment
  • Leadership (Executive Director/Director) Searches
    • Includes conversations about Interim Directors
  • Event Planning


ECCC Events (with registrations)

Annual Conference

  • For Year-round Directors, Boards and Bishops
  • Intensives

v  Camp Program Summit

  • For Summer Camp Program Directors

v  Setting the Table/Holy Hospitality

  • For Maintenance Directors and Food Services Directors