July 2013 NewsFlash

Fundraiser for Devereux Pocono & Discount for You at Camelbeach!

Devereux Pocono is happy to announce that we have been chosen to be a participant in “The Big Give” presented by Camelbeach waterpark located in Tannersville, Pa. With this honor Devereux has the opportunity to raise funds to assist us in advancing our mission.

Camelbeach has provided Devereux with a special promo code DEVEREUX13. With this code you are able to purchase DISCOUNTED Camelbeach tickets…. Tickets retail for $38.00, with our promo code, you may purchase tickets online at for $27.00*, an $11 savings. All tickets purchased may be used any day in the 2013 summer season. Quantities are limited**, so be sure to get yours soon, before the discounted tickets run out.

In addition, we are selling rubber ducks. 100% of these proceeds are being donated to Devereux Pocono. Each of these ducks will be entered into “The Big Give” race on August 17th at the Blue Nile Lazy River at Camelbeach. The first three ducks to cross the finish line will win a prize donated by Camelbeach.

Please email me if you wish to purchase a Duck…. or call 570-335-4357 and ask for Kristen Laga for more information.

Thank you for your support!

*for each ticket sold with our Promo Code Camelbeach will be donating $13.00 to Devereux.
**only 1200 tickets will be sold at the discounted price.


Golfing for a greater good.
Devereux Pocono and Great Bear Golf Club partner to raise money for children and adults with disabilities.

Devereux Pocono Programs and Services is announcing that it will be hosting its 1st annual Golf Tournament at Great Bear Golf Club on Thursday September 12, 2013. Registration begins at 11:00 am; with a shot gun start at 12:00 pm. Following the tournament a cocktail hour and buffet dinner will be served. Cost of participation in this event is $125.00.

The mission of Devereux Pocono Programs and Services is to change lives and nurture human potential. Here at Devereux, we inspire hope, ensure well-being and promote meaningful life choices.

Devereux Pocono, established in 1981 is a non for profit agency that provides a number of programs serving individuals ranging in age from two through adulthood. These individuals face significant Developmental Disabilities, Traumatic Brain Injuries, Autism and other significant Mental Health Disorders. Devereux Pocono operates 12 community homes and three training facilities in Northeast PA.

Great Bear Golf Club, located at 1 Great Bear Way, East Stroudsburg, PA 18302, is a par 71 course designed by Jack Nicklaus. Great Bear celebrated its grand reopening this spring and proudly announced Matthew McKeon as the club’s new PGA Head Professional. Matt formally of Plainfield Country Club in Plainfield, New Jersey was named one of the Top 25 Professionals by the NJPGA in 2012.

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the specialized programs that Devereux offers to our communities most at risk individuals. For more information on Devereux, to become a sponsor, or participate in the tournament please contact Kristen Laga at 570-335-4357 or

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Upcoming Chamber Events

Celebrate Independence Day, Honor an American Hero all at “Vetstock”

FREE Screen on the Green Outdoor Film: The Lorax

Malibu Dude Ranch in July Championship Rodeo 2013

Independence Day Vendor Fair & Fireworks Event to Bring Together Matamoras Community

The 2nd Annual Purse-A-Palooza: Purses, Paintings, (and Baskets)-A-Plenty!

The ARTery JULY Featured Artists: Debbie Gioello & Carol Margreither Mainardi

Tricky Tray Fundraiser for Pike County Advanced Life Support

“Learn To Kayak” offered at Kittatinny Canoes

Pike County Arts and Crafts 63rd Annual Members Exhibit

Pike County Choral Society to perform ‘Christmas in July/Messiah Singalong’ July 21 in Milford, Pa.

Flamenco Trio Will Perform Music and Dance in Milford and Hawley, PA

Lacawac Sanctuary July Events

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) July Events – 2013

Rodgers Olver Polley, Inc earns President’s Award from Safeco Insurance for excellent performance



Fundraiser for Devereux Pocono & Discount for You at Camelbeach!

Donations Keep Kittatinny Point Open This Summer

Local Artist Chosen for Bon Secours Hospital Triage Decor

Paper Plate BBQ

Pocono Health System Appoints New Board Officers

WMH Auxiliary Awards Nursing Scholarships

Pocono Health Foundation Awards Over $70,000 in Community Grants and Scholarships

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