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HoneyRock, the Center for Leadership Development of Wheaton College, exists to build the church and benefit society worldwide by fostering the development of whole and effective people through transformational outdoor experiences.

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Summer Camp Registration Opens November 15 at 9am!

HoneyRock is a place set apart for strong and Christ-centered friendships, truth-infused living, and leadership development for youth and young adults. Our experiences for summer campers follow a progression built on age-appropriate responsibility and challenge through five distinct tools: wilderness trips, instructional activities, service opportunities, spiritual focus, and leadership development.

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J. Richard and Mary Chase Leadership Program

Designed for Wheaton College undergraduate students, the Chase Program helps students to develop the capacity to lead self, lead others, lead teams, and lead in organizations and society.

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HoneyRock Shares Refreshed Branding

As part of the brand refresh, we have shared a new logo and name—HoneyRock, Center for Leadership Development.

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Sharing our New Storytelling Platform: Explore HoneyRock

HoneyRock is full of incredible stories. Stories that reflect how God has worked in and through this place and people who gather in it. Stories that will make you laugh, spark new thoughts, and inspire you into new adventures. This is a space that honors stories and shows off the beauty of God's creation.

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"HoneyRock is a beacon of excellence."
— Mark Heasman, Former Chief Executive of Christian Camping International (CCI)
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Invest in HoneyRock

HoneyRock is a non-profit organization and is responsible to meet all of its budgetary and capital needs outside of the Wheaton budget. Donors to HoneyRock contribute significantly to keep HoneyRock healthy and on mission.

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Stories from HoneyRock

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HoneyRock Center for Leadership Development Announces Brand Refresh

“In recent years, our experientially based formational programs have expanded significantly beyond the summer months,” said HoneyRock Executive Director Dr. Rob Ribbe. Keep reading to learn more!

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HoneyRock Hosts Fatherless Camp Ministry Summit

Wheaton College’s HoneyRock Center for Leadership Development hosted a conference on Christian Camping and Fatherless Ministries from September 27 through October 1. The meeting was led by Psalm68five Ministries and hosted by HoneyRock staff.



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Read the Northern Light from HoneyRock

The Northern Light is a quarterly newsletter written by our staff and faculty to share what's happening at HoneyRock. From program updates to photos to alumni features, this is the place to get a look into what happens behind the scenes at HoneyRock.

The Beehive is Online!

This fall a small team of Vanguards, Fellows, and staff worked on getting the Beehive online. You'll find all of your favorite Beehive items...nalgenes, mugs, sweatshirts, carabiners, and a few new surprises!

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