Family Circle magazine announced today that Camas has been named to its annual list of “10 Best Towns for Families.”
The magazine, which “celebrates the health and well-being of family,” revealed in a press release the results of its eighth annual survey to identify towns that offer “stellar schools, affordable housing and a giving spirit.”
“Camas, known for its natural beauty and excellent schools, makes this year’s 10 Best Towns for Families list and is featured in the August 2014 issue of Family Circle, on newsstands July 8,” the press release states.
The magazine article features comments from Camas residents Steve and Bonnie Carter, who have four children who attend Camas public schools.
It highlights the area’s attributes including hiking, the Columbia River Gorge and Camas Days. Also mentioned are the top-rated Camas School District, and the efforts of non-profit organizations including the Camas Educational Foundation and Camas-Washougal Community Chest.