Thank you for choosing to invest in Hidden Acres where your donation will have an eternal impact.  Your gift helps to organize, conduct and schedule biblical camping and retreat programs that urge commitment to Christ, nurture Christian character, encourage daily Christian service worldwide and strength family life.    How would you like to “GET INVOLVED”?

Different ways of giving allow you to help Hidden Acres financially and you can choose a particular need.

donateGeneral Support – We will use your gift in a number of different ways to enhance the camping experience for our guests. 

donateDevelopment Fund – The Development Fund covers remodeling projects, grounds enhancements, and programming inprovements, which will be our focus for 2018 and 2019. Final touches to the New Dining Hall will also come out of this fund.

donate Summer Camp Scholarships – You can make a difference in the life of a child.  In 2013 we hosted nearly 2,100 campers in six weeks.  We were able to provide scholarships and financial aid of approximately $25,000 to help children come to camp who would not have been able to attend without your help.

donateWonderfully Made Family Camp – Donating to this fund helps a child with special needs and their family attend a weekend retreat at Hidden Acres free of charge. To read more about Wonderfully Made Family Camp, click here.


Checks can be made payable to Hidden Acres Christian Center and sent to 3837 Union Ave., Dayton IA  50530
ACH payments can be set up through your online banking account.  ACH payments are simply electronic transfers from your account to Hidden Acres account. These can be one-time gifts or you can set recurring donations to occur monthly.

Gifts in Kind:  Gift-in-kind items can be small to giant. Entire buildings can be donated, or houses and property. If you have something that you might want to donate to Hidden Acres,  but you don't know if we can use it, don’t hesitate to ask. Contact the camp office at 515-547-2751.

All contributions are tax deductible and you will receive a receipt for tax purposes.  No goods or services can be exchanged for your contribution.