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Sixteen-Year-Old YEA Camper Reports Back from Standing Rock

Dec 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

We are so proud of our former campers and love being able to share their inspiring stories about activism they are doing. Two-time YEA Camper and Youth Advisory Board member Jake Johnson recently traveled all the way from his home state of Missouri to the frigid cold of North Dakota in order to join and…

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YEA Campers Love Turkeys!

Nov 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thanksgiving is often happily referred to as “Turkey Day,” but many people have never actually considered the turkey.   Turkeys are much more complex animals than most people give them credit for. They are friendly, loving animals and of comparable intelligence to the dogs and cats so many of us care about. Unfortunately, though, they…

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10 Ways Parents Can Empower Their Courageous Child Activist

Jun 2, 2016 | Comments Off on 10 Ways Parents Can Empower Their Courageous Child Activist

At YEA Camp, we specialize in empowering children and teenagers to make the world a better place. That’s why we’ve devised a helpful list so parents can nurture their courageous child activists.

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Life-Changing Summer Camp Serves Life-Saving Food

Apr 14, 2016 | Comments Off on Life-Changing Summer Camp Serves Life-Saving Food

YEA Camp is a social justice leadership camp that serves food in line with its mission.

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10 Ways Kids Too Young to Vote Can Impact the Election

Mar 14, 2016 | Comments Off on 10 Ways Kids Too Young to Vote Can Impact the Election

Young people all over the country are getting engaged in politics — even if they’re too young to vote.

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TAKE OUR QUIZ: Should you work at a life-changing leadership camp for teens changing the world?

Mar 1, 2016 | Comments Off on TAKE OUR QUIZ: Should you work at a life-changing leadership camp for teens changing the world?

YEA Camp is hiring for the summer! Take our quiz to see if you should apply to work at our life-changing summer camp.

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“What Is the Coolest Thing You’ve Ever Done?” Read This Teen’s Answer

Feb 16, 2016 | Comments Off on “What Is the Coolest Thing You’ve Ever Done?” Read This Teen’s Answer

By Amanda Houdeschell YEA Camp was one of the best weeks of my life. I honestly do not have anything negative to say about it! On my application for PETA2’s Youth Advisory Board, I was asked “What is the coolest thing you’ve ever done?” And I said YEA Camp! Because where else do you have…

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Teen Environmentalist Shares Her Story Speaking at International Climate Change Conference

Feb 10, 2016 | Comments Off on Teen Environmentalist Shares Her Story Speaking at International Climate Change Conference

Fifteen-year-old superstar environmentalist and YEA Camper Avalon Theisen shares her inspiring experience of speaking at the international climate change conference in Paris.

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What Vegan Ice Cream Can Teach Us About Changing the World

Feb 4, 2016 | Comments Off on What Vegan Ice Cream Can Teach Us About Changing the World

Ben & Jerry’s launch of vegan ice cream flavors was a long time coming. Thousands of activists spent years making it happen.

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Teen Activists Across the Country Walk to Save Animals

Jan 30, 2016 | Comments Off on Teen Activists Across the Country Walk to Save Animals

By Leah Kelly Every year, thousands of people across North America participate in an incredible mass display of compassion towards farmed animals — some of the most abused on the planet. Farm Sanctuary’s annual Walk for Farm Animals campaign is a hugely successful national fundraiser to support the organization, which works to rescue and rehabilitate mistreated…

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