Outstanding Summer Camp Director Andy Pritikin Receives National Award For Advocacy Outreach

Andy Pritikin, the owner and director of Liberty Lake Day Camp, has been awarded the 2021 American Camp Association Special Recognition Award for his advocacy in opening summer camps in 2020-21, and the policies put into place to ensure a safe summer for campers and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

His work motivated hundreds of camps across North America to open last summer, most of the rest to open for the summer of 2021.

Expert Advice on Picking Just the Right Summer Camp for Your Child

[Andy Pritikin, owner/operator of Liberty Lake Day Camp, entertains his campers]

Although he’s a rather humble guy, Andy Pritikin is clearly a camp expert.

Pritikin, past president of the American Camp Association and owner/operator of Liberty Lake Day Camp in Bordentown, New Jersey, wants every child to experience the magic of Summer Camp.

As a spokesman and leader of the summer camp industry, before starting Liberty Lake Day Camp, Pritikin worked for 10 years with …