Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge

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River Oaks Apartment

River Oaks Apartment

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 is to change lives, no matter one's financial or social status, through inspiring hope and reflecting the love of God.


Our Vision

is for every child, regardless of their present circumstance, to achieve a sense of wellbeing physically, emotionally, academically, and spiritually. 


To change lives, no matter one's financial or social status, through inspiring hope, and reflecting the Love of God.

River’s Edge Retreat provides life changing experiences to underserved youth in the Midlands. We accomplish this by providing them with enrichment programs, camps and educational opportunities.


We are also proud to offer first-class retreat opportunities for the community. River’s Edge Retreat is a year-round facility desiring to serve and honor Christ through serving others. We offer a wide variety of programs and activities that will interest you, your family, church, business or company. Voted 2019's Best Summer Camp of Columbia, we are proud to serve our community!


Our desire is to provide a safe, loving and fun atmosphere for children, youth and adults through fun and exciting activities. Join our cause and help us impact the underserved in our community one youth at a time!


Kid's Kingdom

serves K5 through 6th grade

Young Future Leaders

serves 7th through 10th graders

Counselors In Training

serves 11 through 12 graders


a weekly mentorship program 

Kid's Kingdom Afternoons

after school program



our core program is a 10 week summer camp for K5 - 12th grade kids 



We'd love to hear from you

office- 803.772.2500

cell- 803.767.7373

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