RECREATION UNLIMITED FOUNDATION
Who We Are: Founded in 1958, Recreation Unlimited Farm and Fun (Recreation Unlimited) is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization serving individuals with physical and developmental disabilities and health concerns and supported through the development efforts of the Recreation Unlimited Foundation. The mission of Recreation Unlimited is to provide year-round programs in sports, recreation and education while building self-confidence, self-esteem and promoting positive human relations, attitudes, and behaviors. The Recreation Unlimited campus is housed on 195 acres, centrally located in Ohio, 35 minutes northeast of Columbus.
What We Do: Opened in 1989, the accessible campus serves annually over 6,500 individuals, 3,200 with disabilities and health concerns, including over 1,500 through the Recreation Unlimited Summer Residential, Winter Residential, Summer Day, Year Round Respite Weekend, Specialty Week Long and Weekend Camps and Programs and Family Day Camps and Resource Fairs. Recreation Unlimited is one of the largest providers in the state of Ohio serving individuals with disabilities and health concerns in the area of sports, recreation and education. Recreation Unlimited is an ACA (American Camping Association) accredited camp and an Ohio Medicaid waiver provider and is licensed through the Delaware County Health Department.
Why We're Important: Recreation Unlimited is one of the largest providers in the state of Ohio serving individuals with disabilities and health concerns through sports, recreation and education with the most comprehensive program offerings. This is fulfilled on a 195-acre accessible campus through a safe, fun and challenging manner.
How We Impact the Community: We strive to fulfill the following outcomes for the individuals that we serve and their families:
To fully develop their knowledge and physical abilities in selected sports and recreational activities adapted to their individual needs.
To educate campers about the natural environment.
To utilize social settings to promote positive human relations, attitudes, and behavior among campers and their typical siblings.
To challenge the individual in a fun and safe environment.
To position campers to achieve success in the least restrictive environment.
To offer respite services for families with 24/7 care of an individual with a disability or health concern.
How You Can Help: Recreation Unlimited relies significantly on the generosity of many dedicated benefactors through fundraising activities that include corporate sponsorships, special events, direct mail, grants, endowed scholarships, construction support, and planned gifts/bequests. For more information, please review our web site at www.recreationunlimited.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Executive Director: Paul L. Huttlin
Development Director: Paul L. Huttlin
Board Chair: Charles Ruma