Lake Fork Classic

The Lake Fork Classic bass fishing tournament is an event that is devoted to raising money for Camp John Marc. It is an ever expanding tournament that was founded out of the love of fishing and benefitting others. In addition to a bass tournament, The Lake Fork Classic is a weekend for the whole family featuring a cookout, raffle, auction and music performance by Texas Country singing-artist Jerrod Medulla. The event will take place on Saturday, April 18th.  For timing … Continued

Live Oak Path

At Camp John Marc, campers are inspired with confidence for life through discovery, friendship, and play while under the care of the same doctors, nurses, and medical staff that treat the campers throughout the year. This year, campers had an opportunity to express their gratitude to their medical team by writing a note on the “Wall of Gratitude” (a dry erase wall located in Camp’s Medical Building). Some of their notes included: You are my second family. Not all heroes … Continued

Camp Talk Newsletter

This year, Camp John Marc’s annual “Camp Talk” Newsletter will be delivered in January.  If you are not currently on the mailing list or do not know if you are, you can contact to check or be added to the list. Camp Talk includes news, updates, and current happenings at Camp John Marc.  This edition will feature items such as the “Wall of Gratitude” in the newly renovated medical building, an update on the total campers served, and several … Continued

The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever

Camp John Marc has been chosen as one of the fifteen charities to be featured in The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever!   The GGCE  is a catalog that is sent out during the holiday season and looks roughly like a Lands End or Williams-Sonoma catalog, but instead of clothing, kitchen gadgets or other merchandise, it is full of charitable giving opportunities. In addition to it being impressive that Camp John Marc was chosen after only its fourth time to apply to … Continued

North Texas Giving Day

Beginning at 6:00am until midnight on September 18th, you can CLICK HERE to make donations to Camp John Marc during North Texas Giving Day! North Texas Giving Day is an online giving event that provides nonprofits the opportunity to gain exposure to — and start  relationships with — new donors, and for people in North Texas to come together to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits. Donations $25 and above will be amplified by $2 million in … Continued

Lake Fork Classic

April 26th The Lake Fork Classic is a bass fishing tournament held annually at Lake Fork in East Texas. In 2012, the Lake Fork Classic raised $20,000 for Camp John Marc. The Lake Fork Classic is more than a fishing tournament though. It’s a weekend for the whole family featuring a cookout, raffle, auction and music performance by Texas Country singing-artist Walker McGuire. Visit for more information or to register.

Chefs Showcase

On April 25, 2014, CBRE will host the 16th Annual Chefs Showcase at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas. The Chefs Showcase brings together the most well-known area chefs to showcase their favorite dishes and raise money for Camp John Marc. The accompanying black-tie gala will also feature a silent auction and casino. The best cover band around—The Emerald City Band—will provide music during the evening. Since the event’s inception, CBRE has raised over $1.575 million dollars, which has been donated directly to … Continued