The ministry of Spruce Lake Retreat is supported through the gifts of friends, alumni campers, parents and others each year. These generous supporters are integral to God’s ministry at Spruce Lake of pointing each person toward a closer relationship with Jesus Christ through our five areas of ministry:

  • Spruce Lake Wilderness Camp
  • Spruce Lake Outdoor School
  • Spruce Lake Day Camp
  • Spruce Lake programmed retreats for adults & families
  • Hosting retreats and events for groups, families and organizations

You can make a difference in the kingdom of God through your support of Spruce Lake Retreat. It is your support that participates in introducing Christ, building faith and growing disciples.


Spruce Lake is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, owned by Franconia Mennonite Camp Association, Inc. Your donations are tax-deductible according to IRS regulations. 

This is the place to make your contributions to our exciting new Youth Ministry Campaign (as described in our Appeal Letter, 2016), or any other recurring or one-time donations.  Learn about our specific funds and donation options

Make a secure online donation now.




Become a Prayer Partner! Spruce Lake’s prayer team, composed of staff members, volunteers and other Spruce Lake friends, intentionally surrounds the ministry of Spruce Lake Retreat with prayer. You will receive regular updates about prayer needs and how guests and campers have experienced God through Spruce Lake. Click here for contact info.


Whether you can serve for a full season or just one day, Spruce Lake Retreat appreciates your help. Learn more about our volunteer needs and opportunities.