Mrs. Ermeda C. Chapman, along with her husband,
Bro. Ben Chapman, is co-founder of Lighthouse Christian Camp, Inc. Mrs. Chapman has faithfully served in the ministry of Lighthouse Christian Camp for over 40 years.
Her leadership, hard work and giving spirit has been an inspiration and blessing to many.
Ermeda earned a Business degree and strives for excellence in everything she does. She has served as Executive Secretary, Bookkeeper, Administrator, Counselor, Cook, Food Service Director, Foster Parent and Vice-President of Lighthouse Christian Camp. Ermeda has demonstrated she takes great joy in giving to others. Therefore, the Board of Directors and Officers of Lighthouse Christian Camp desire to honor her faithful service by establishing the Ermeda C. Chapman Scholarship fund.
This Scholarship Program has been initially funded through a generous seed gift by Ben and Ermeda Chapman, who are passionate about providing support for campers to achieve their educational goals and career dreams. If you would also like to donate to this Scholarship Fund, you can do so today or mail to
Lighthouse Christian Camp, 205 Serenity Place, Smithville TN 37166.
The Ermeda C. Chapman Scholarship is awarded to previous Lighthouse Christian campers who may need some financial assistance to extend their education/skill set to be successful and independent. This may include but is not limited to: college, seminary school, trade school, or vocational training.
These funds may be used for tuition, educational materials, fees, transportation needs, or housing. This scholarship will be awarded annually to one or more applicants as need and funds permit.
1. Shall be a former Lighthouse Christian camper.
2. Shall be graduating high school, receiving a GED or
attending a higher education school.