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Welcome to True Friends!

True Friends is a nonprofit agency providing life-changing experiences that enhance independence and self-esteem for over 5,000 children and adults with disabilities annually. True Friends’ programs include camp, respite, therapeutic horseback riding, travel and team building. With camps near Maple Lake, Annandale, Eden Prairie and Bemidji, True Friends serves individuals in Minnesota and throughout the United States.

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Camp Cambria Foundation Invests $2.2 Million in Camp Courage Renovation

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The Camp Cambria Foundation is investing over $2.2 million renovating several buildings at Camp Courage in Maple Lake, MN. “The gift from the Camp Cambria Foundation will truly enhance the quality of experience our participants will enjoy for generations to come,” said True Friends President & CEO John LeBlanc. “We are humbled by their dedication and commitment to support individuals of all abilities.”

Latest Events

Annual Spring Steak Fry – May 4

Join us for our Annual Spring Steak on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Camp Friendship Dining Hall. Tickets are $20 per ticket and must be purchased in advance. To purchase tickets or for more information email brookej@truefriends.org.

Plant Sale – May 5 – 16

The Birch Island Woods Plant Sale by Picha Farms is back again for another year. The annual event benefits Camp Eden Wood in Eden Prairie, MN. The plant sale runs from Saturday, May 5 – Wednesday, May 16 from 12 – 7 p.m. M-F and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the weekend. Learn more at on Facebook.