Category Archives: Uncategorized

YEA Camp Hero Day 2 – Joyce: Standing Up to Bullying

Welcome to Day 2 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes! Our 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes is part of our end-of-year fundraising campaign, If Not for YEA Camp… When you donate to YEA Camp, your generous contribution enables … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, youth activism, Youth Empowered Action | Leave a comment

YEA Camp Hero Day 1: Megan – A Helping Hand for the Homeless

Welcome to Day 1 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes! In yesterday’s post we announced that for the next 12 days, instead of a partridge and a pear tree, we will feature a camper who is doing amazing things … Continue reading

Posted in Activist Profile, Uncategorized, youth activism, Youth Empowered Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

We asked our campers to finish the sentence, “If Not For YEA Camp…”

As 2014 comes to a close and summer is at its farthest away, we are reflecting back and are so proud of YEA Campers for all they have accomplished this year. From launching anti-bullying initiatives at school to attending their … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, youth activism, Youth Empowered Action | Leave a comment

A Reflection on Life-Changing Experiences at YEA Camp

By Monica Carr, YEA Camp counselor at Massachusetts camp  “Would anyone else like to share what they got out of camp this week?” asked Nora Kramer, founder and executive director of YEA Camp. A handful of inspiring and motivated campers … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Youth Empowered Action | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Oregon YEA Camp Inspires Campers to Move Beyond Personal Barriers

Every session of YEA Camp is different, life-changing and inspiring in its own unique way, and the Oregon 2013 camp was no different. YEA Camp’s curriculum is based on developing four core areas: knowledge, skills, confidence, and community. And we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

First Session of YEA Camp 2013 a Huge Success!

As we celebrate our 5th summer of YEA Camp, we are proud that each session just gets better and better. Our first session of Summer 2013, in the gorgeous Santa Cruz, CA, Redwoods, was a huge success and, even if we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Youth Empowered Action | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Awesome First Day at YEA Camp!

Yesterday was our first day of YEA Camp California, and it went so great! We have 28 campers, all from different parts of California except for 2 who flew in from Massachusetts and Kansas! Our amazing staff of 13 is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment