Camp Maria Retreat Center 41290 Camp Maria Road, Leonardtown, MD, United States

BRASS Camp (BRothers And SiSters Camp) Our annual salute to siblings is back! We’ll convene on July 23-29 at Camp Maria in Leonardtown, MD, for a week of fun, friendship, and adventure. The venue sits on the edge of Breton Bay (part of the Chesapeake Bay) so fishing, crabbing, and canoeing are part of the […]


Northern Virginia 4-H Educational and Conference Center 600 4h Center Dr, Front Royal, VA, United States

Camp Fantastic (for patients/survivors)  Our hallmark program is a week-long adventure for 7-17 patients and survivors who are within 5 years of treatment (or within 7 years of a bone marrow transplant). Medical care is provided on-site so campers can focus on fun – a ropes course, canoeing, swimming, cooking, sports, and more! Teens have […]

Special Love Golf Tournament

Rock Harbor Golf Course 365 Rock Harbor Drive, Winchester, VA, United States

Join us on September 15, 2023 for a spectacular golf outing at Rock Harbor Golf Club in Winchester, VA. You have a choice of an 8 am or 1:30 pm tee time (or both!) with a separate awards reception for each. We promise a great fun-filled day with friends while supporting children with cancer. Your […]

Family Day @ Williamsburg Campground

Williamsburg Campground 4000 Newman Road, Williamsburg, VA, United States

  Join us for Family Day at the Williamsburg Campground. Arts and crafts, games, food, and fun for the whole family! Register today here    All Special Love Program Participants are required to adhere to our COVID-19 Policy

Fabulous 5 Senses Virtual Program


Join our friends at Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum experience the five senses through exploration and experimentation! The session is perfect for patients, survivors, and sibs ages 4-12, but anyone 17 and under is welcome to join the fun. Register here!

Fall in Love 5K at Nats Park

Special Love’s Fall in Love 5k Walk/Run Join us for another great morning at National Park for the 11th Annual Fall in Love 5k walk/run on Sunday, October 8, 2023. Proceeds will help Special Love continue its 40-year history of providing a community of support for children with cancer and their families through free camps […]

Octoberfest Family Weekend

Camp Horizons 3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg, VA, United States

Hold onto your haunted hats, we're going back to Camp Horizon for more fun at Octoberfest Family Weekend on October 13-15! We'll have jack-o-lanterns, canoeing, haunted hikes, and spooky campfires , plus food, stargazing, and more! It's all open to families of patients, survivors, and sibs ages 17 and under who are within 7 years of […]

Parents Getaway Weekend

Hyatt Regency 7901 Tysons One Pl, Tysons, VA, United States

Parents Getaway Weekend is a weekend solely for the parents of patients and survivors who are 25 years old or younger and still live at home, as well as bereaved parents.  The weekend is planned for parents, by parents, to provide a safe place to share and support one another in a small group setting; […]

Holiday Party

Pearl Street Warehouse 33 Pearl street SW, Washington, DC, DC

Kick-off the Holiday Season with Special Love. Join us for a visit from Santa, fun gifts, face painters, balloon artists, good food, and a great time with great people! Register here!  All Special Love Program Participants are required to adhere to our COVID-19 Policy

Family Winter Weekend

Canaan Valley Resort and Conference Center 230 Main Lodge Road, Davis, VA, United States

Special Love Winter Weekend is open to patients (and immediate family) who are 17 years of age and younger and who are on treatment or within 3 years of their off-treatment date, as well as bereaved families with "BRASS-aged" sibilngs (7-16 years old). We're combining our traditional Family Ski Weekend and our teen/young adult weekend again this […]

Valentine’s Cookie Decorating


Join us and our friend Gina Parcells as we freshen up on our decorating skills with Valentine’s Cookies! Saturday Feb. 10th, at 11am via Zoom! Register here!