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Activism Summer Camp for Teens - Portland, OR

Unique leadership summer camp teaches teens how to change the world.
Life-Changing Summer Camp for Youth Making a Difference!

YEA Camp is a unique and inspiring leadership summer camp for youth 12-17 who care about community service, activism and social justice. A week-long sleep-away program in a beautiful camp location, YEA is designed to be a fun and transformative experience that builds life-long friendships between youth with similar interests. Our program also provides a meaningful opportunity for campers to learn more about some of the issues facing our planet and to get inspired and empowered to take action on those issues. Campers choose an issue of importance to them (for example, some have chosen climate change, racism, homophobia, homelessness, animal rights) and at YEA they build the knowledge, skills, confidence, and community to take action on that issue long after camp is over. Youth who have participated in our programs report that the camp was one of the most fun, rewarding and life-changing experiences they have had, and, with YEA's community support, have gone on to start school clubs, plan fundraisers for nonprofits, organize community clean-ups, and attend hearings to comment about important community issues. For more information, visit our website  http://www.yeacamp.org.

"This camp has truly changed my life. You have inspired me to do so much with my life and to make the world a truly better place. You have inspired me to believe in myself and to not just say 'I'm just a kid, what can I do?' Because of you, I have been able to actually make a difference." -Bianca, Age 15

 http://www.yeacamp.org for more information or to register

When: July 27th-August 3rd, 2013
Where: Fireside Retreat Center in Corbett, OR
Contact: info [at] yeacamp.org or 503-347-0223

See a You Tube video about our program:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ4T15gx_UU
 http://www.yeacamp.org

homepage: homepage: http://www.yeacamp.org
phone: phone: 503-347-0223


I heard you emloyed pedophiles 06.Mar.2013 14:28

Uncle Ernie

The youth have no future. None.

Why no big issues at the youth activism summer camp? 07.Mar.2013 08:01

Censored Teacher

"some have chosen climate change, racism, homophobia, homelessness, animal rights..."

Why not choose the real Elephants in the Room?

The US and NATO wars of aggression and Western Imperialism.

The many False Flag attacks committed by the Western Imperialists to promote their aggressions.

The continuing failure of Capitalism to meet the needs of the poor.

The guarantee of widespread poverty that is embodied in the existence of a wealthy class.

The 65 year old Israeli aggression against the Palestinians.

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank as Economic Hit Men.

Activism for the "Liberal" One Percent 07.Mar.2013 09:37

Egad!

$1,000 a week tuition!

Concerned Teacher 15.Mar.2013 12:04

Good Grief

Oh, poor dear, are you another stupid fukking America hater. Piss off, the kids selected what they wanted and don't need input from a moron.