Shannon Norman Memorial Fund

The life of Shannon Marie Norman was tragically cut short on February 12th, 2012 in an automobile accident, and all who knew her still feel the loss. We praise the Lord for her beautiful life & are thankful for her impactful summers working at RVR.

sshannon marie norman, 1987-2012

This memorial scholarship fund, set up in partnership with Shannon’s family, celebrates Shannon’s life, love for the Lord, and passion for RVR by providing camp for families who could otherwise not afford it.

Shannon attended Wisconsin Wilderness Bible College in Wisconsin and Bel-Rae Institute in Denver, CO. She had a gift for working with animals and was a Veterinary Technician for Perry Hall Animal Hospital. She had attended Life Point Church in Reisterstown, Maryland.

Just days before Shannon died, she posted the following comment on our Facebook page:


The video she recommended is from Tenth Avenue North and happened to be the EXACT ONE that we had just adopted as a drama at our Winter Meltdown Retreats. We dedicated the last performance of this drama on 2/18/2012: Here is video of the drama we performed that night:

For questions about your donation, call 410-584-9790.

Important Reminder: Monthly recurring gifts continue until a cancellation request is received by Kellye Beaman at or by phone at 410-584-9790.

RVR is a part of Peter & John Ministries, a nonprofit organization, so your donations are tax deductible to the full extent permitted by law. Year-end tax statements are available upon request.