EDITOR’S NOTE — Please include the following statement from State Representative Tom Dermody (R-LaPorte) in your coverage of the announcement to continue funding Camp Summit.
STATEHOUSE – “I applaud Governor Pence for recognizing the important work that Camp Summit does to make a difference in the lives of young Hoosiers. It has been a pleasure to work with Camp Summit in these efforts, and today, their staff can rest assured that their hard work has paid off.
“I cannot overstate how much I appreciate the governor’s willingness to work with me on this issue and re-evaluate this great program. Camp Summit is a valuable asset to our community, and this decision just goes to show that the governor has recognized what we in Northwest Indiana have known all along – Camp Summit is a one-of-a-kind facility that continues to have an immeasurable impact on Indiana’s youth.”