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.

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All gifts are tax-deductible.
Looking for our scholarship application? Click here.

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:

Other ways to give:

Send your donation by mail to:
River Valley Ranch
c/o The Peter and John Radio Fellowship
Executive Plaza I
11350 McCormick Road, Ste 900
Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Use an Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) to give directly out of your bank account. Print and complete the Authorization Form and return it to the address above.

Have a Question? Email Us or call Kellye Beaman at: 410-584-9790 x607.

2022 YEAR-END TAX STATEMENT REQUESTS: Peter & John Ministries (of which RVR is a part) will provide year-end tax statements upon request. Email or call 410‑584‑9790 x607 for yours.