Meet Our Partners

Bethel World Outreach Church

Camp Sonshine’s partnership with Bethel 
World Outreach Church is one of the newest partnerships Camp has made. Bethel makes up the grounds of Camp’s new Specialty Camp location in Olney, MD.

Pro Power Foundation

Camp Sonshine’s partnership with Pro Power Foundation was developed in 2016. Pro Power Foundation, also known as Pro Power Sports, makes up the coaching staff and curriculum for our Sports Specialty Camp program.

Maurice Pearson, Instructor

Pro Power Basketball Coach: Maurice Pearson

Maurice Pearson is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Michelin Etha Engomis Nicosia of The Cypriot First Division Men’s Basketball League. Pearson attended Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School before playing college basketball at Georgetown College. Graduating in 2012 with a Psychology major and Spanish minor, he decided to continue his athletic career. Since playing in Europe, he has played in Poland, Belgium and 2 years in Austria. While playing for BC Zester, in Vienna, Austria, he was a part of their first Austrian Basketball League Championship.

As he continues to build his career, summers will be spent sharing his basketball and cultural experiences with Pro Power campers.


Camp Sonshine’s partnership with Mainstages began in 2014 but expanded in 2016 with the introduction of Specialty Camps. Mainstages’ relationship with Camp Sonshine began with providing curriculum and staff for theater activities and has since progressed into running the Arts Adventure Specialty Camp.


Camp Sonshine’s partnership with DEILAB began in the summer of 2016 with the S.T.E.M.(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Enrichment Program. DEILAB’s Enrichment Program continues each summer and is now offered as a S.T.E.M. Specialty Camp.