Council Bluffs Cosmopolitan Club 

The Club That Fights Diabetes

Non-profit 501 (C) (3) Organization

IOWA’S CAMP Hertko Hollow FOR KIDS WITH DIABETES

COUNCIL BLUFFS COSMOPOLITAN CLUB Sponsors Diabetic Children of SouthWest Iowa.

NO CAMP FEES TO PARENTS
KIDS WEEK: JUNE 25-JULY 1, 2023
TEEN WEEK: JULY 2-JULY 9, 2023

TO MAKE IT HAPPEN CONTACT
BILL TREADWAY  trdway@gmail.com
or 402-709-6738

Since 1968 Camp Hertko Hollow has provided kids with diabetes (ages 6 to 17) a summer camp where they learn diabetes management and skills to better their health and their lives.

The Camp takes place on the scenic grounds of the Y Camp located north of Boone, Iowa and consists of modern facilities with access to 400 acres of forest in the picturesque Boone River Valley.

Camp staff to camper ratio is 1 to 4, ensuring lots of responsible adults looking out for your camper.  Their medical staff is comprised of top-notch medical PROFESSIONALS including physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, and residents who specialize in the complexity of managing diabetes.  All to ensure your child has a fun and SAFE camping experience.

IT’S NOT TO EARLY TO PLAN AND GET REGISTERED FOR SUMMER 2023

 

PAWS SAVING LIVES

OUR CLUB GIVES SUPPLEMENTAL FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO TYPE 1 DIABETES TO OBTAIN A DIABETIC ALERT SERVICE DOG. (D.A.D.)
PHOTOS AND DETAILS OF THOSE WE HAVE HELPED ARE BELOW !
CLICK “here”  TO SEE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Jillian Parlor Age 24
Omaha, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1
Received Clue August 2022.

 

Molly Cowden Age 22
Birmingham, Pennsylvania
Diagnosed Type 1
Expecting D.A.D Midyear 2023


Miley Miller Age 12
Rushville, Illinois
Diagnosed Type 1
Expecting D.A.D. Late 2023

Ella Hackler Age 12
Bethallto, Illinois
Diagnosed Type 1
On Wait List

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Riley Fricke  Age 27
Lincoln, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetic
Received Sam January 2022

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Dreson Hooker Age 7
Bellevue, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2019
Received KOA November 2021.

Kayla Stone Age 18
Ankeny, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2010
Received Paisley July 2021

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Kiley Palu  Age 12
Grant, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1  in 2019
Received Tank June 2021

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Willow Findley
Ames, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1
Received “Payton” May 2021

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Kilynn Marsengill Age 22
Eldridge, Iowa
Diagnosed 2+ in 2018
Received Penny February 2021

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Kali Forbach Age 19
Bethany, Missouri
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2013
Received Clover December 2019

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Caleb Drexler
Cascade, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2016
Received Titan November 2019

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Alleecia McElroy Age 7
Fremont, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1 in  2018
Received Jasmine Sept 2019

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Adilyn Jo Bohn Age 4
Runnells, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2016
Received “Raja” July 2019

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Sawyer Allely Age 5
Malvern, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2018
Received “Hiro” April 2019

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Lilikoi ( Lily ) Binns Age 2
Des Moines, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1  2017
Received “Vivian” January 2019

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Ava Schuster Age 10
Council Bluffs, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2018
Received “Nubs”  June 2018

Robert Hughes Age 50
Winterset, Iowa
Diagnosed Type 1 in 2007
Received “Cocoa” May 2018

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Kaleigh Kuusela Age 9
Grand Island, Nebraska
Diagnosed Type 1 Jan 2017
Received “Izzy” Oct 2017

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Rebecca Gunderson Age 23
Lincoln, Nebraska
Type 1 since age 10
Received “Hero” Jul 2017
Click to Read Article on Rebecca.

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