Americans Helping Americans Summer Camp provides a healthy outlet for children living in the the impoverished regions of Beattyville, Kentucky. Many of these kids are children in low-income families, many times being raised by grandparents on fixed income, living in homes and trailers 20 years past their life expectancy. The Americans Helping Americans summer camp aids children in escaping their world of poverty by giving them positive and constructive camp opportunities of arts and crafts, swimming, working with others, and camp
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Anna’s Place NOLA (the newly combined missions of Anna’s Arts for Kids and St. Anna’s Medical Mission) is a place of peace where children realize their potential, and where families and the community are nurtured so that poverty and violence no longer make their home among us. Located at St. Anna’s Episcopal Church in New Orleans’ Treme neighborhood, we promote healing and wholeness of body, mind and spirit. Our year-round program for students ages 5-14 offers academic support, private music
Our mission is to nurture the development of our young people and guide them along the path to future success by providing an environment that supports excellence in education, good character and citizenship, and a healthy lifestyle.
The Boys, Girls, Adults Community Development Center provides programs and services related to adult education, youth development and education, housing, parenting, health, and economic development for low- and moderate-income residents in the Delta region.
CampInteractive (CI) aims to inspire the next generation of technology leaders from under served communities. We use cutting-edge tech education tools to provide students with the skills and opportunities they need to succeed, and instill the leadership qualities necessary to achieve their potentials. CI Summer Interns will work with CI staff to execute the YES (Young Entrepreneur Summit), a 10-14 day program where students learn the different aspects of the project development cycle as well as useful entrepreneurial skills. The program,
The Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) is an interdenominational, non-profit organization committed to serving the people in need in Appalachia by providing physical, spiritual, and emotional support through a wide variety of programs and services. One such program is the CAP summer camps, which are designed to provide campers with physical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual challenges in a recreational environment. The children in attendance range in age from 6 to 17 and most come from low-income families. Counselors will engage in outdoor and indoor activities throughout
CHAT seeks to equip and serve the youth of Church Hill to make transformative decisions. Through after-school programming, life-skills classes, mentoring, and other contexts, we are working to inspire youth in their potential, and give them the skills, resources, and networks needed to excel academically, secure employment, and become become active and caring members of their community. We believe the potential of our youth is not limited by the statistics of our community. CHAT encourages and supports personal growth through education,
Cumberland Mountain Outreach Ministries Incorporated is a faith based nonprofit organization (mission) for children at risk in impoverished counties in the Appalachian Region. That demonstrates Jesus’ teaching through the many facets of this mission, feeding the hungry, clothing the less fortunate, offering part time jobs, home repair, conducting kid’s camps, all the while sharing the love of Jesus. We believe that many will come to know God in a greater way because of the unconditional love that is shown through
The Rockbridge Area YMCA’s mission is to strengthen the foundation of community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. A summer camp is offered to community member children ages 5-12.