Famous Alumni


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Marvin Hamlisch

Hamlisch was an American composer and conductor who is one of only twelve people to win an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.

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Anne Hathaway

Hathaway is an American actress who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Tom Hooper’s Les Misérables and was nominated for her performance in Rachel Getting Married.

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Ethan Hawke
Actor, Writer and Director YMCA Camp Carter, Texas

Hawke  is an American actor, writer and director. He has been nominated for the Academy Awards both as an actor and a writer. He also received a Tony Award nomination for his theater work.

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Whit “Pop” Haydn

Haydn was a 10-year-old at summer camp in 1959 when he saw Methodist minister and amateur magician perform a magic show. The young Haydn apparently stayed up all night that evening trying to recreate the magic he had seen.

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Brandon Heath

Award-winning contemporary Christian musician Brandon Heath first attended Malibu Club, a Young Life summer camp in British Columbia, when he was 16 in 1995 with his local Young Life club in Nashville.

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Joseph Heller

Heller was an American satirical novelist, short story writer, and playwright. The title of one of his works, Catch-22, entered the English lexicon to refer to a vicious circle wherein an absurd, no-win choice, particularly in situations in which the desired outcome of the choice is an impossibility, and regardless of choice, a same negative outcome is a certainty.

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Ed Helms

Helms is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is best known for starring as Andy Bernard in The Office and Stuart Price in The Hangover trilogy and is a member of the bluegrass band The Lonesome Trio.

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Jonah Hill

Hill (Jonah Hill Feldstein) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter, comedian, and voice actor. He is a two-time Academy Award nominee, for his performances in the films Moneyball (2011) and The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). He is also known for his roles in Superbad (2007), Knocked Up (2007), Funny People (2009), Get Him to the Greek (2010), 21 Jump Street (2012), and This Is the End (2013), as well as for his voice role in How to Train Your Dragon (2010).

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Gary Hirshberg
Chairman of Stonyfield Farm YMCA Camp Belknap, New Hampshire

Hirshberg is chairman and former president and CEO of Stonyfield Farm, an organic yogurt producer, based in Londonderry, New Hampshire. He has been with the company since 1983.

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Dustin Hoffman

Hoffman is an American actor with a career in film, television, and theatre since 1960. He has been known for his versatile portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman was an American actor and director. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, and received three Academy Award nominations as Best Supporting Actor. He also received three Tony Award nominations for his work in the theater. He attended Ontario County 4-H Camp, aka 4-H Camp Bristol Hills along with his brother Gordy and sister Emily in the 1980s. He also worked as camp counselor at Boston East Camps in Westford, Mass., in the summer of 1987.

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Kay Bailey Hutchinson
Politician Camp Fern, Texas

Hutchinson is a former U.S. Senator from Texas. She is a member of the Republican Party. In 2001, she was named one of the thirty most powerful women in America by Ladies Home Journal. The first woman to represent Texas in the U.S. Senate, Hutchison also became the first Texas U.S. senator to receive more than four million votes in a single election.