​ The mission of the Board of Directors of the Georgia Lions Camp will be to utilize the property in Waycross, Ga. entrusted to them by the State of Georgia in 1975 to provide a unique recreational experience to the visually impaired of this state and surrounding states. The Georgia Lions Camp's properties will be used for other purposes at other times of the year in a manner that directly or indirectly serves the visually impaired community and supports the primary mission of providing recreation to the visually impaired.


  • ​to foster the desire for participation in all camp activities
  • ​to develop in campers, a sense of responsibility and respect for others.
  • to provide the opportunity to develop a more positive attitude toward their disability
  • ​to enable the camper to learn to accept ways of competing and cooperating with others
  • ​to stimulate in campers greater independence , self reliance, resourcefulness, and initiative
  • ​to help the camper learn new skills and to explore one's individual abilities
  • ​to encourage participation in, and shared responsibilities of a democratic society
  • ​to provide opportunities for understanding and appreciation through an awareness of the natural surroundings
  • ​to aid the camper to achieve self-realization, self-fulfillment and personal identity
  • to provide an opportunity for campers to have FUN