We are now accepting applications for the KY Sheriff's Boys/Girls camp. See below for details.
Also, we are asking for donations to send with the kids, including a girls and boys bicycle to be given away at the camp. thank you.
Grayson County Sheriff’s Office News Release
2018 Kentucky Sheriff’s Camp Now Accepting Applications
Date of Release: May 2nd , 2018
Sheriff Norman Chaffins
Grayson County Sheriff
44 Public Square
Leitchfield, KY 42754
(LEITCHFIELD, KY)- The Grayson County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for kids ages 8-11 to attend the Kentucky Sheriff’s Boys and Girls Ranch in Gilbertsville, KY. Grayson County boys ages 8-11 will be attending June 10 through June 15, 2018. The girls will attend June 17 through June 22, 2018. The purpose of the Sheriff’s Ranch is to provide Kentucky youth with a safe, recreational and educational atmosphere so that the child can grow mentally and socially in a camp setting. The kids will do swimming, water safety, arts and crafts, play sports, and much more. They will have educational programs, cookouts, and make new friends. Any parent or guardian who has a child aged 8-11 that wishes to attend is asked to stop by the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office any time Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm and pick up an application. We can only take 5 boys and 5 girls during the times mentioned above so slots are limited and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.
The camp is free to all kids that attend. However, the camp does have a wish list of items that any citizen may donate. They are: disposable cups (6-8 oz.), bath soap, ***waterproof sunscreen (50 and 100 SPF), plastic/vinyl gloves-Med-Large, all size batteries, plastic forks/spoons, trash bags-30 gal., shampoo/conditioner, pine-sol, **children’s cough medicine, ***antibiotic ointment, cough drops, 1st aid tape for bandages, *** dixie cups, ***dishwashing liquid, disinfectant spray, paper towels, divided styrofoam plates, contractor trash bags (50 gal.), cleaning supplies, ***children’s pain reliever, ***sore throat /cough relief, ***anti-itch cream, masking and/or duct tape, bandages (ACE…larger size).
If any Grayson County citizen can donate any of the listed items they are asked to bring those items into the GC Sheriff’s Office so that we can take them to the Ranch. Any donation is greatly appreciated.
Additionally, the Kentucky Sheriff’s Association is raffling a 2018 John Deere Gator (valued at $15,000.00) at $10.00 per chance. Chances are available at the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office during normal business hours. All proceeds benefit the KY Sheriff’s Boy/Girls Ranch.