Needs List

Providing quality Christ-centered camping experiences for you, your children, and your children’s children requires that Lutheran Island Camp & Retreat Center acquire and maintain the best possible equipment for our guests to use and enjoy. Listed here are some of the items we currently need. Please call the camp office to ask about the specifics of any items on the list so we can assure the best possible stewardship of your gift to the camp. Thank you!

Those items in red are needed for this spring and summer.

Lutheran Island Camp Needs

Christ Serve Ranch Needs

Electric fans, power washer, power drills and saws.  Thank you donors!

Snowmobile for grooming trails (older model with wide track)

Golf Carts, new commercial lawnmower, small school bus.

Fencing tools including bolt cutter, fencing tool, leather gloves

 Cross country skis with new bindings (please call us)

Riding lawn mower and self propelled push mower

Bedding- extra long twin sheets, pillows and cases. We also need additional full size sets.

Cross country skis with new type binding (please check with us)

Play ground balls, Frisbee Discs, Glow in Dark Frisbee, Nerfs

Dimension lumber, also tongue and groove

Playground parachutes, Cones,  pool cues.

Binoculars, field glasses, telescopes, microscopes

Sandbox and beach toys for children, softball gloves

Horses, feed for horses, saddles, bridles and other horse equipment

Fisher Price child plastic basketball stand

Fishing rods, cane poles,  butterfly nets, docks, canoes, kayaks, paddle boats

Chain saws, Loppers or pruners, Wide leaf Rakes,

Wooden benches and wooden swings. We also need a complete set of wrenches including metric.

Shovels, dirt or snow, spades.

Side by side ATV,  mountain or all terrain bikes

White plastic tables (4, 6, or 8 foot)

Perennials and annuals for butterfly and vegetable garden, fruit trees

Wooden benches and Wooden swings

Grapple for Skid Steer. Pontoon,


Paint for Cottage, air conditioning, roofing, deck furniture

Outboard motors, boats, canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats. We also need canoe and kayak paddles

Pioneer equipment, clothing, hats, tools

Other Please call

Grape plants and equipment, bee equipment, bees,

  Mushrooming Equipment



You can support the ministry of Lutheran Island Camp either through financial or in-kind contributions. As a registered IRS 501-C3 organization, all donations to Lutheran Island Camp and Retreat Center are tax deductible to the extent allowed by current IRS regulations and state tax laws.

Our staff can assist you in planning for future gifts to the camp by means of estates, land, appreciated assets, and insurance. Call the camp office to arrange for an appointment.

Lutheran Island Camp & Retreat Center
45011 230th Street
Henning, MN 56551

Office Phone: 218-583-2905
Fax: 218-583-2906
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