Coach Kermit Davis and his MTSU Men's Basketball players will spend time with 80 campers who have special needs next week. The campers range in age from 6 to 25 years old. The event for the children is part of the annual Special Kids "Camp Ability." The MTSU players will be hosting a basketball clinic at Camp Ability for the children at North Boulevard Church of Christ on Tuesday (July 25, 2017).
Camp Ability of Special Kids is a Christian, summer day camp for children and youth with special needs ages 6-25. The seven-week day camp is held during the months of June and July each year with the focus on Jesus Christ and serving each camper. Camp is designed to allow children with special needs to participate in an interactive, social, and fun environment. Camp Ability's caring counselor staff emphasizes children's abilities rather than disabilities and find ways for all campers to participate in activities.
Special Kids is a Christian therapy and nursing center for children with special needs. The Murfreesboro-based ministry started with one child in 1998 and has grown to serve over 3,100 children from 18 counties in middle Tennessee. For more information on Special Kids, please visit specialkidstn.com or call 615.893.4892.