Camp Programming on a Budget

May 1, 2015, Department, by Hayley MacDonell

Are you planning for camp season on a tight budget? Worrying about how you will equip staff, impress parents and keep children engaged and excited? Fun Express is the answer! An NRPA Premier Member benefit and subsidiary of Oriental Trading Company Inc., Fun Express offers more than 40,000 products including bulk crafts, art and craft supplies, toy assortments, active play and games, apparel, accessories and much more.

Whether it’s a day- or week-long camp, Fun Express lets you choose items to use for both indoor and outdoor fun. This one-stop-shop covers the basics from crayons and paints to outdoor adventures, including parachutes and bamboo limbo kits. Fun Express’ camp guide will even inspire ideas for a new theme for each day. Under the Sea, Patriotic Pride, Fiesta Fun and the Wild West are but a handful of options. The products promote creativity, learning and fun, while delivering the keepsakes children and parents love.

Think this all sounds too good to be true? It gets better! NRPA Premier Members can take advantage of: 

  • 20 percent off current Oriental Trading retail prices; 
  • Free shipping on orders of $125 or more; 
  • Fast delivery — orders will arrive in 5-7 days;
  • High-volume discounts — agencies may call for quotes on large quantities;
  • Future-ship option allows you to order products now, ship and pay later; and
  • Free samples so you can try a product before you buy.

 Learn more about Fun Express.


Hayley MacDonell is NRPA’s Membership Programs Manager.