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Summer Camp Programs

Snipes Farm Day Camp Counselor in Training (CIT) Program provides volunteers the opportunity to gain confidence and skills through service and leadership training. A two week commitment is required to participate.


The CIT Program includes:

  • Orientation during camp staff training
  • Team building and leadership training activities
  • Designated staff to supervise and mentor
  • Goal setting and support to achieve goals set
  • Training to lead simple activities or projects (songs, cheers, games, or a craft activity)

CITs are required to:

  • Be enthusiastic helpers to camp directors, instructors, and counselors
  • Be willing and caring mentors to younger campers by modeling SFDC guidelines for demonstrating responsibility, reliability, stewardship, creativity, and building friendship and community

CIT duties will include:

  • Helping with daily staff chores and camp chores
  • Assisting campers during instructional activities and during free time
  • Supporting camp staff as needed and helping each day to be a good one!

There is no cost for participation in the CIT program.

For more information, please contact Camp Director Melanie Douty-Snipes at 215-295-1139 ext. 105 or