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CHARLESTON, SC-- Campers at Camp Rise Above get to do new and exciting things, such as fishing and riding around in a paddle boat. For the campers that have serious illnesses, life challenges, and disabilities, it's a way to safely enjoy these activities at James Island County...

CHARLESTON, SC-- While their disabilities may limit movement on land, children at Camp Rise Above are able to move freely in the water. Children were able to enjoy a day in the pool, thanks to Camp Rise Above's one-on-one ratio for counselors to campers and special accommodations...

CHARLESTON, SC-- As Camp Rise Above continues to grow, so does the number of disabilities they serve. For the first time ever, the camp hosted a session specifically for kids with craniofacial disabilities. "So these are children that are born with disorders of facial development," said Dr. Chris...

CHARLESTON, SC- School is out for the summer, which means camp is in session. Kids have been flocking to James Island County Park this week for Camp Rise Above. It’s a unique camp that offers fun, life-changing experiences for those with serious illnesses, life challenges and...

CHARLESTON, SC-- With six years of growth, it should come as no surprise that camp rise above is bigger than ever. "We started our camps in 2012, and our first year we did four camps," said founder Barbara Denton. "And I'm so excited to say that this...