Here is a picture taken ten years ago this summer at Camp Bowen. It comes to us via our first FaceBook page, now defunct, where it was originally featured.
Source: Vancouver Sun BY DENISE RYAN STUART DAVIS/ VANCOUVER SUN Surrey residents Alex Jurgensen, 16 ( left), and Matthew Alvernaz, 13. The two friends met at Bowen Island Lodge summer camp three years ago, but the CNIB-run camp is closing. For Matthew Alvernaz, the world is about to become a little smaller. The 13-year-old, blind […]
Source: Times Colonist VANCOUVER — For Matthew Alvernaz, the world is about to become a little smaller. The 13-year-old, blind since birth, has just learned that the CNIB’s summer camp programs for kids at Bowen Island Lodge will be shut down due to funding shortfalls. “It’s hard to explain how I really feel. It’s bad,” […]