Our mission statement:
"We, the Bement Alumni Association, in order to continue fulfilling Mary Bement's legacy created by her bequest, and in grateful appreciation for the impact that Bement Camp and Conference Center has had in so many lives, will endeavor to create in Bement Camp and Conference Center a spiritually rich environment where all individuals can explore their faith in God, enjoy and learn from His creation, experience His love in a safe and nurturing space; and to ensure a stable future for Bement, its attendees and alumni."
We are a federal 501(c)3 Nonprofit Corporation working to preserve Bement. At present, the organization is represented by the following board members:
|Member||Years at Bement||Committees|
|President - Jim Climo Jr - Member At-Large||1958 - 1973||Technology/ Camping/ Bylaws|
|Vice-President - David DeSantis||1967 - 1977||Fundraising/Camping|
|Clerk - Hannah Godin||1993 - 2006|
|Asst. Clerk||1997 2001|
|Treasurer - Carolyn Johnson||1969 - 1980||Membership|
|Reed Ide||1958 - 62, 1965||inactive|
|Jeff Ware||1968 - 1976|
|Crystal Zimmer||1993-2000, 2006|
All are welcome to attend our meetings, the details of which will be posted on this web site.
We have a Facebook group dedicated to this effort as well, which is available to join, and many good discussions take place there.