Events

2022 S’MORES AND POURS CO-CHAIRS

With grateful hearts, we are delighted and honored to share this year’s S’Mores and Pours Co-Chairs! Erika Feingold is a lifetime educator.  While at Tulane University, she earned a degree in elementary education and started her career as an elementary school teacher.  Education and the needs of others have been guiding principles in her career […]
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2022 HONORARY ENCOURAGE LEADER

Each year at S’Mores and Pours, Camp Encourage honors someone special in our community that exemplifies that which we believe is essential when supporting individuals with autism spectrum disorder. We are delighted to announce that this year’s very deserving Honorary Encourage Leader is Lee Stickle. Lee is the Director of the Technical Assistance Systems Network’s […]
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2022 S’MORES AND POURS EMCEE

We are tremendously honored (and crazy giddy!) to welcome the lovely Jennifer Bertrand as this year’s S’Mores and Pours Emcee! Jennifer Bertrand is best known as the winner of HGTV’s ‘Design Star’ drawing over 5 million viewers to her no-nonsense, accessible approach to making positive and impactful design changes without breaking the bank.  She is also […]
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2021 HONORARY ENCOURAGE LEADER

Each year at S’Mores and Pours, Camp Encourage honors someone special in our community that exemplifies that which we believe is essential when supporting individuals with autism spectrum disorder. We are delighted to announce that this year’s very deserving Honorary Encourage Leader is Stephanie Coleman. Stephanie is the Autism and Family Educator for the division […]
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Sign Delivery

Do you have a camper that could use a dose of encouragement? Perhaps he or she has been especially down? Or could simply use some positivity? If so, Camp Encourage would love to shower your family with some extra love! The past several months, our Programming Staff has been decorating a few yards per week […]
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Holiday Drive Thru

As you know, we typically gather for a good ol’ family-style potluck each holiday season. This year, we’ve reinvented our “gathering” and truly hope that YOU can join us! Mark your calendar today, follow the Facebook Event Page, REGISTER HERE (so that we can plan accordingly), and plan on safely gathering during this special season […]
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SO DESERVING!

Each year at S’Mores and Pours, Camp Encourage honors someone special in our community that exemplifies that which we believe is essential when supporting individuals with autism spectrum disorder. We are delighted to announce that this year’s very deserving Honorary Encourage Leader is Dr. Winnie Dunn. Our community is fortunate to have her knowledge and her […]
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Holiday Potluck & Camp Encourage “Family” Gathering

Mark your calendar today, follow the Facebook Event Page and plan on gathering during this special season on Sunday, December 15 from 1:30 to 3:30pm for our annual Holiday Potluck & Camp “Family” Gathering! Campers, families, volunteers, and supporters are invited to gather with us at Colony KC at 312 Armour Road in North Kansas […]
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