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Welcome Scott Arizala: The Camp Counselor

10/11/2017

We are excited to welcome Scott Arizala, The Camp Counselor, to TEAM CIW!

Camp Idlewild has partnered with Scott to create, plan and develop the best available programs, activities, and services known in the summer camp industry!

Scott Arizala, founder and CEO...

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Get a Hole in One & Win a Golf Car!

10/10/2017

Gabe Miranda, General Manager of Golf Car Depot, has generously donated a new Golf Car for Camp Idlewild's Arrows, Oars, & S'mores Golf Tournament! Any golfer who makes a HOLE IN ONE on the 17th hole at The Groves Golf...

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Awesome New Sponsors for Golf Tournament!

10/4/2017 Golf Car Depot - Hole in One - WIN A GOLF CAR! J. Joseph Salon Belk Charles Schwab & Company-Platinum Sponsor Walt Disney World-Silver Sponsor Tampa Premium Outlets-Silver Sponsor Seaworld Parks & Entertainment, Silver Sponsor Florida Medical Clinic -Dr.Tedesco, Bronze Sponsor CornerStone Air Pro, Giveaway/Hole Sponsor (Bronze Sponsor) Tampa...

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Camp Idlewild's Lodge & Grounds

8/16/2017

Our Lodge continues to progress! We hope to have construction completed in December. Construction of our first four Bunk Houses will begin soon and are due to be completed in February 2018! We are so excited to see the progress...

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Arrows, Oars & Smores Golf Tournament - November 17, 2017

8/16/2017

Sponsorship Opportunities

Several opportunities to sponsor and support our charitable event are listed below. All proceeds go to benefit campers with Autism and other special needs.

Platinum Sponsor - $1,500 includes a foursome, 12 FREE mulligans, 3...

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Lodge CONSTRUCTION Underway!

6/2/2017

The constrution of Camp Idelwild's Lodge has begun! We are so excited to finally see the construction phase beginning after 4 long years of planning and permitting!The LODGE is expected to be completed in December!

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Camp Idlewild Infrastructure Underway!!

4/11/2017

The lines have been drawn and the plans approved. As soon as we receive the final permit the infrastructure build-out will begin. The materials have been delivered for the infrastructure in Phase One. Initially, the waterline will be installed and...

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Site Development off to a Great Start!

8/31/2016

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Beautiful site for a Lodge!

8/22/2016

Our first construction project will be a 5,000 s.f...

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Clearing the Land!

8/17/2016

Clearing has begun.Steger Site Preparation, Inc. has installed silt screens, 27 Gopher Tortoises have been relocated, and the clearing has commenced. We are excited to see Camp Idlewild begin to take...

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Authorization to Commence Construction!

6/2/2016

Gopher TortoiseToday we finally received our:

SOUTHWEST FLORIDA NOTICE OF WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT AUTHORIZATION TO COMMENCE CONSTRUCTION

Now we can begin the long awaited process we've all been anxiously waiting for!

Step 1: Excavate and reloctate Gopher Tortoises!

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Our Professional Partners

5/24/2016

Peter Pensa, AICP, Associate, Director of Planning for AVID Group - AVID is a Florida engineering firm with locations in Palm Harbor, Orlando, and Jacksonville, specializing in civil engineering, land planning, traffic/transportation, and more.

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Site Development out for Bids!

4/20/2016

Our General Contractor has opened the door for bids for initial infrastructure work! Bids have already been received and work may begin as soon as our final SWFWMD permit is...

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Spring is in the air!

4/14/2016

Spring is in full force! The flowers, trees, and wildlife are full of energy. Our baby qualis, silky chickens, pheasants, and guineas are multiplying. The newet edition of our family "MayBell" is due to deliver...

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