We complete various updates to the lodge, kitchen and pantry in 2016. In addition, a new septic system has been installed. The PY Foundation provided a matching grant of $35,000 to be be used to complete these projects. Friends of Camp Mary White is pleases to announce that we have completed the $35,000 match!!
In 2011-2012, four girl scouts; Kathleen "Quiver" Heitzinger, Samantha "Jazzy" Sword-Fehlberg, Michelle "Runner" Haack, and Katie "Sparky" Gutierrez completed Gold Awards that helped to revitalize the camp grounds. The projects included a new archery range, new furniture in the lodge, telescopes for astronomy enjoyment, remarking the Halfway to Heaven trail, and revitalizing the A&C building.
New Lodge Roof
Thanks to the generosity of ABR Roofing (Lubbock, TX) ARMKO (Lubbock, TX) the Ingham Lodge received a new roof that was unveiled at the 85th Anniversary during the summer of 2012.
All Unit Kitchens-- Completed 2015
To ensure stability, the beams were stripped and sealed along with the replacement of deteriorated logs. Also, a retaining walls were built behind some kitchens.
To commemorate the impact Miss Mary has had on New Mexico, the Historical Marker was placed at the bottom of Bear Canyon.