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Burn Bulletin

October 2019 Burn Bulletin
Oct 17, 2019

October 2019 Burn Bulletin

Over Labor Day weekend, August 31 – September 2, 19 burn survivors and 55 family members attend our annual “The Getaway” Family Burn Survivor Camp at Camp Oakhurst.

September 2019 Burn Bulletin
Sep 18, 2019

September 2019 Burn Bulletin

Both our Northern and Southern California regions held a Kayaking Trip for adult burn survivors during the month of August. Both trips were an absolute blast with beautiful weather, bunches of fun, and even better company.

August 2019 Burn Bulletin
Aug 12, 2019

August 2019 Burn Bulletin

The 2019 Outdoor Trip celebrated 15 incredible years of rock climbing, paddle boarding, kayaking and outdoor fun over the weekend of July 26 – 28, 2019.

July 2019 Burn Bulletin
Jul 09, 2019

July 2019 Burn Bulletin

We were excited to welcome 156 burn injured children, including 13 Counselors in Training (CITs), from all over California and beyond to participate in this year’s Champ Camp, which provides a free, safe and fun summer camp environment for children ages 5 to 17 facing one of life’s toughest and most painful challenges: severe burn injuries.

June 2019 Burn Bulletin
Jun 27, 2019

June 2019 Burn Bulletin

On May 4, 2019 all three of our regions hosted our annual Day at the Park event to help young burn survivors prepare for Champ Camp.

May 2019 Burn Bulletin
May 14, 2019

May 2019 Burn Bulletin

Over the weekend of March 8–10, 2019, AARBF hosted our Annual Northern CA Ski Trip to Bear Valley Ski Resort. 30 Burn Survivors, ages 7-17, along with 16 volunteers attended this year, one of our largest ski trips yet!

Champ Camp Appeal 2019
Apr 25, 2019

Champ Camp Appeal 2019

Imagine waking up – your body wrapped in bandages, you are in great pain and you have no idea where you are. You are scared, alone, conscious but barely able to speak.

April 2019 Burn Bulletin
Apr 05, 2019

April 2019 Burn Bulletin

Over the weekend of March 8–10, 2019, AARBF hosted our Annual Northern CA Ski Trip to Bear Valley Ski Resort. 30 Burn Survivors, ages 7-17, along with 16 volunteers attended this year, one of our largest ski trips yet!

March 2019 Burn Bulletin
Mar 11, 2019

March 2019 Burn Bulletin

In honor of National Burn Awareness Week in the month of February, Throughout the week, burn survivors that have utilized the the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundations’ highlighted inspiring stories of burn survivors that have benefited from AARBF programs and services were featured on our social media pages.

February 2019 Burn Bulletin
Feb 22, 2019

February 2019 Burn Bulletin

During January 3 – 4, 2019 the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation (AARBF) staff came together for our first in-person all staff meeting of the new year.