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Archive for December 2014

YEA Camp Hero Day 11 Bernie: Stepping Up to Make a Difference

Welcome to Day 11(!) of our 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes campaign – our way of showing off how amazing our campers are and reflecting on how, according to them, YEA Camp has helped them make a difference. Today’s YEA Camp Hero is 15-year-old Bernie from Oregon, who has been with us the past two summers. Bernie is…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 10 Sage: Teaching Students About Current Events

Welcome to Day 10 of our 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes campaign – our way of highlighting the difference our campers are making and how, according to them, YEA Camp has helped. At YEA Camp, 14-year-old Sage from California shared that he was frustrated at how unaware some of his classmates are about things that are…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 9: Leah CAREs About Animals!

Happy Day 9 of our 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes campaign! If you haven’t heard, 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes is part of our end-of-year fundraising campaign, If Not for YEA Camp… to look at how our campers are making a difference that, according to them, they would not have done if they hadn’t attended. Today’s featured camper, 16-year-0ld…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 8: Shelby Does It All

Welcome to Day 8 of our 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes series to celebrate the amazing accomplishments of our campers and the ways YEA Camp has helped them to make an even bigger difference! You can help us reach even more campers through supporting our year-end fundraising campaign here. We love that YEA Campers…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 7: Jia Hui Advocating for Animals!

Happy Christmas Eve! We are so excited to bring you Day 7 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes – a heartwarming showcase of our amazing campers and the ways they say YEA Camp helped them make a difference. The campaign is part of our end-of-year fundraising camp-aign, If Not for YEA Camp… to support youth activists. You can contribute here!…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 5: Roberto – Having the Courage to Speak Up

Hello and welcome to Day 5 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes! If you have been inspired by the 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes campaign thus far, we hope you will donate here to help more youth activists make an even bigger difference on a cause they care about.   Today’s YEA Camp Hero is Roberto, a passionate 17-year-old advocate…

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Top 3 Reasons to Donate to YEA Camp! Help Make Our Dream Work!

YEA Camp is a summer camp for social change. We train and support youth activists to go home and make a difference in the world — and they do! People like 12-year-old Megan in Massachusetts raising money for the homeless, 14-year-old Joyce in New Jersey speaking about about bullying, 15-year-old Maddie in Colorado advocating for animals, and 17-year-old Lia from Washington working to prevent teen…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 4: Lia – Changing the Stigma of Mental Illness

Greetings! Welcome to Day 4 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes! Who are the bee’s knees/the cat’s pajamas? YEA campers! Thus, we bring you 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes as part of our end-of-year fundraising camp-aign, If Not for YEA Camp… Your donation to YEA Camp helps passionate young people to develop the skills, confidence and…

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YEA Camp Hero Day 3: Maddie – A Voice for the Voiceless

Welcome to Day 3 of 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes! We hope you feel as inspired reading their stories as we feel posting them. The 12 Days of YEA Camp Heroes is part of our end-of-year fundraising campaign, If Not for YEA Camp… to support youth activists developing the skills, confidence and community they need to…

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