Recreation Unlimited Foundation
Who We Are: Founded in 1958, Recreation Unlimited Farm and Fun (Recreation Unlimited) is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization serving individuals with physical and developmental disabilities and health concerns and supported through the development efforts of the Recreation Unlimited Foundation. The mission of Recreation Unlimited is to provide year-round programs in sports, recreation, and education while building self-confidence, self-esteem and promoting positive human relations, attitudes, and behaviors. The Recreation Unlimited campus is housed on 195-acres, 35 minutes northeast of Columbus. We have worked very hard to make Recreation Unlimited a dream come true for individuals with disabilities and health concerns!
What We Do: 2021 has been a challenging year due to the impact of COVID-19. However, we worked very hard to raise funds through gifts and grants to continue our mission of serving individuals with disabilities and health concerns through Summer Residential Camps, Summer Day Camps and Year-Round Respite Weekend Camps. Recreation Unlimited is one of the largest providers in the state of Ohio serving individuals with disabilities and health concerns in the area of sports, recreation and education. Recreation Unlimited is an ACA (American Camping Association) accredited camp, an Ohio Medicaid waiver provider and licensed through the Delaware County Health Department.
Why We’re Important: We have always strived for our organization to be the "best of the best"... that is why we are in the position to continue to have camps with strict COVID-19 protocols. Recreation Unlimited is still one of the largest providers in the state of Ohio serving individuals with disabilities and health concerns through sports, recreation and education with the most comprehensive program offerings. This is fulfilled on a195-acre accessible campus through a safe, fun and challenging manner.
How We Impact the Community:
To fulfill the following outcomes for the individuals and families that we serve.
To fully develop their knowledge and physical abilities in selected sports and recreational activities adapted to their individual needs.
To educate campers about the natural environment.
To utilize social settings to promote positive human relations, attitudes, and behavior among campers and their typical siblings.
To challenge the individual in a fun, safe environment with COVID-19 protocols in place.
To position campers to achieve success in the least restrictive environment.
To offer respite services for families with 24/7 care of an individual with a disability or health concern.
How You Can Help: Any donation to our camps, medical supplies (PPE) and camper scholarship fund, would help so that we are in a great position to continue our mission of sports, recreation and education for individuals with disabilities and health concerns. Recreation Unlimited relies significantly on the generosity of many dedicated benefactors through fund raising activities that include corporate sponsorships, special events, direct mail, grants, endowed scholarships, construction support, planned gifts/bequests. For more information, please review our web site at www.recreationunlimited.org or e-mail info@ recreationunlimited.org.
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7700 Piper Road
Ashley, Ohio 43003
Executive Director: Paul L. Huttlin
Development Director: Paul L. Huttlin
Board Chair: Charles Ruma