Eversource awarded $1,000 in WildQuest Camp Scholarships to Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center on White Oaks Road in Laconia. WildQuest day camps are licensed by the State of NH and led by experienced environmental educators, with a goal to foster an appreciation and understanding of the natural and cultural history of Prescott Farm. A WildQuest camp experience will enhance your child’s ecological awareness and provide fun learning opportunities in a community-minded and non-competitive atmosphere. WildQuest Camp always includes nature activities, animal and plant identification, arts and crafts, quests, games, and hands-on learning. Most of the day is spent outdoors and each week will feature different themes. WildQuest Camp is co-ed and open to campers ages 4-14, with half-day option for 4 & 5 year old campers and a Leadership in Training Program for youths ages 13 &14; spaces are still available for this summer. Cost is $185 a week for members, and $235 a week for non-members, and scholarships are still available. Morning and afternoon extended care is also available, as well as a. Check out www.prescottfarm.org to learn more!
“We are so pleased to get this funding from Eversource,” says Lissa Mascio, Development & Communications Director at Prescott Farm. “Our mission is to open the door to the natural world for people of all ages, regardless of financial ability. Grants like this for Scholarship Funds allow us to invite more children to play and learn outside at our WildQuest Camps.”
Eversource’s mission to deliver reliable energy and superior customer service includes a commitment to the strength of the communities they serve, including awarding community grants. Eversource awards grants to qualified non-profits in their service area, with a particular focus on the health and well-being of youth and the advancement and promotion of clean energy and related technologies, to support the community and make a positive difference in the lives of their customers.