55th Civitan Camp giving kids with disabilities opportunities for summer fun

55th Civitan Camp giving kids with disabilities opportunities for summer fun

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Dozens of Hattiesburg area children with significant disabilities are getting a real summer camp experience in south Forrest County.

They are swimming, boating and biking as part of the 55th annual Abbie Rogers Civitan Camp.

Eighty five campers are attending the week-long event held each year at Camp Iti Kana.

More than 100 counselors and volunteer staff are working to make the next few days fun and memorable for the campers.

Next week, another camp will be held for adults with disabilities.