paddles check: Some can afford to come but others need a little help from kind sponsors, like the folks who generously donate to the Star's Fresh Air Fund, according to Toronto Star. Life jackets Check. Affiliated with the Mennonite Brethren Conference of Ontario, Camp Crossroads' summer-long programs and events embrace the spiritual and recreational needs of children, teens, adults and families. Paddles Check. With canoe safety lessons learned on land, the kids and their leader are keen to make waves at Camp Crossroads. Then, let's get going. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.