Through education and recreation,
to create a path by which
Children living with Sickle Cell Disease can lead healthy, productive lives
12th Annual Turtle Bowl
Saturday Febraury 28th 2015
33 Samor Road, Toronto, ON
SAT FEB 28 2015
Camp Jumoke’s Annual Bowl-a-thon: the 12th Annual Turtle Bowl ; Ten Pin and Cosmic Bowling...
SUN JUN 7 2015
The annual Camp Jumoke walk-a-thon is an entire day of family-oriented events featuring celebrities...
SEPTEMBER 2015
Mrs. Mascoll was a well-known and respected philanthropist and businesswoman ....
A special place for Special Kids
Canoe trips, hiking, fireside sing-a longs and meeting new friends are exciting experiences for any child. But, for kids with SCD, many of whom have never attended summer camp before, these activities are experiences of a life time. In 1994, the Jumoke Committee was established by a group of health-care professionals and individuals concerned about the emotional well-being of children who have sickle cell disorder.
Child Ambassodor
The Camp Jumoke Scholarship committee is proud to announce the selection of Ayanna Stanislaus as the Beverley Mascoll Scholarship award winner and Camp Jumoke Child Ambassador for 2014-2015!
What is Sickle Cell
Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is an inherited blood disorder that causes the distortion, or “sickling,” of red blood cells. It occurs when a child like our poster child for 2007/8,
Neneh-Iye inherits a sickle cell gene from each parent.
About Camp Jumoke
In ancient cultures, the turtle was revered as a symbol of strength, survival and perseverance; some also believed they possessed mystical healing powers. For these reasons, Camp Jumoke has chosen the turtle to symbolize its spirit of survival...