About Us

Lions Camp Badger

Lions Camp Badger is operated by the Empire State Special Needs Experience, Inc.,
a 501c3 not for profit corporation and a project of the Lions Clubs of New York State and Bermuda Situated on 150 acres of woodland in beautiful central New York, our rural location offers the perfect setting for outdoor fun!
Located 3 hrs from Albany and Buffalo and 4 hrs from NYC.

Lions Camp Badger

Kindness in Action

When caring people join together, roll up their sleeves and take action to make their community better, it’s a beautiful thing, and an incredible feeling for everyone involved. That’s Lions. Being a Lion is about leading by example, building relationships and improving the world through kindness. It’s 1.4 million caring men and women serving together so they can make a lasting impact and change more lives.

Focus Areas

* Vision
* Youth
* Disaster Relief
* Humanitarian
* Diabetes
* Hunger
* Environment
* Childhood Cancer

The Benefits of Being a Lion

When you become a Lion, you become part of a global network of volunteers working together to make a difference. Here are just a few of the great benefits you can expect.

Join a Community of Good

There are over 48,000 Lions clubs around the world. Each is filled with people like you who’ve decided to take action and serve others. Lions form unique friendships and meaningful connections that can last a lifetime.

Access a Global Support System

Every Lion and club is supported by the international association. More than 300 Lions International staff members are constantly working on tools and technology to enhance your service.

Experience the Feeling of Service

At the heart of Lions clubs there is one constant: service. Giving your time and energy to others is a fantastic way to help your community. Yet, it also provides a great feeling for you that can spread and have a positive impact in your life and how you approach the world.