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GROWTH: THROUGH FELLOWSHIP AND EDUCATION The Rev. A. Stanley Bullock, Jr. Fund for Youth Development and Scholarship A fund for youth scholarships at St. Teresa Beach.” Kay shares Howard, “we will be glorifying in honor and memory of The Rev. she is pleased that the Bullock Fund God and fondly remembering and A. Stanley Bullock, Jr. – initiated offers opportunities for others in recognizing Father Bullock and his with $50,000 given in his honor by The Episcopal Diocese of Florida contributions to our common life, the Arthur Vining Davis Foundation to further contribute to the fund. mission and ministry. I am excited – provides funds for This will allow the fund to by the Bullock Fund’s potential to children in fnancial need grow long into the future make a real difference in the lives of for week long summer so that it will beneft our youth and for our Diocese.” camp experiences. generations of children in A graduate of the University of “Stanley loved Camp need. Florida and the University of the Weed and it’s where we “As each scholarship South at Sewanee, Father Bullock met,” said Kay Bullock, is made from its funds was ordained to the priesthood by remembering happy times and income,” said Bishop Bishop Hamilton West. He served Meet Allison Vining, Camp Weed’s New Program Director feel extremely fortunate being wedding, of course, was at camp. I called to return to camp through I worked at the Vicksburg, Miss., an incredible faith-driven YMCA and at the partner Warner- organization like Camp Weed. My Tully YMCA Camp. I was camp camping experience, knowledge and director at Warner-Tully, which passion for the camping industry, serves an average of 110 campers per and my faith will allow me to week during six one-week sessions. immediately add robust value to the In 2016, I attended the YMCA’s Camp Weed team. Campfre Conference, where I Working as the Program won the “Brightest Idea” Award Director at Camp Weed provides and was asked to speak at the 2017 me the amazing opportunity to conference. create unforgettable memories and Throughout my life, passion has friendships for your campers and been my driving force, and I can to guide them along their spiritual tell you with certainty that camping journeys. Though a confrmed is my passion. Investing in youth Catholic, I have attended the through camping is an essential way Episcopal Church with my husband for more than a year, to help them grow. I look forward to working with the and had an Episcopal wedding ceremony in May. Our Episcopal Diocese of Florida and the Camp Weed team. > 16 DIOCESAN MAGAZINE | WINTER-SPRING 2017
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