Spirit of the Woods

Celebrate the work of Bradford Woods!

Stay tuned for more information on what Spirit of the Woods 2021 is going to look like! Not sure what we do? Check out our 2019 Annual Report online to find out how we affect nearly 15,000 lives through empowering, engaging, and educational programs each year.

We need your involvement and support now more than ever. Join us in 2021 for another wonderful evening showcasing the spirit of giving.

Online Auction

Stay tuned to our social media to take a look at the great items we'll have to offer.

Record a Video

We're asking you – our alumni, campers, and stakeholders – to record a short, 1-minute video describing how Bradford Woods has made an impact on you. Be as creative as you want! You can post your videos with the hashtag #bwspirit or send them directly to Nicholas Hunter-Shields at nyhunter@indiana.edu.

Donate

For the first time in more than sixty years, our woods are quiet this spring: there are no schools, no fifth graders, and no trail songs. This loss of revenue means our operation is stretched, and we need support now more than ever. You can support our mission by making a general donation to Bradford Woods via the link below. You can also get in touch with us if you'd like to make an in-kind or other donation.

Donate

Stories of impact

We're collecting stories of impact about Bradford Woods. First up is a story of impact from Liz Elkas, CEO of Riley Children's Foundation. We also want hear from you! Tell us your Bradford Woods story by recording a video and posting it online with the hashtag #bwspirit or by sending it to Nicholas Hunter-Shields at nyhunter@indiana.edu.

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