Salvation Army's Camp Ladore won't open this summer

Staff Report

The Salvation Army Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware Division has announced Camp Ladore will not operate this summer due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.

The residential youth camp located in Waymart, Wayne County, usually serves over 250 campers per week, along with a full residential staff. 

Salvation Army employee Harold Borror loads an item Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Gung Ho Bikes to include in the Salvation Army Christmas Cheer Distribution. The bike shop refurbishes bikes collected throughout the year and offers them to charitable organizations for the holidays. The Salvation Army food and toy distribution takes place Dec. 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. About 1,300 families have registered for food pickup and 1,000 are signed up to receive toys. Bill Kalina photo