The YES Leadership Camp
The Youth Excellence Society (YES) i s a charitable organization that provides exceptional leadership training to British Columbia’s youth through the support of the province’s co-operative and credit union movement. For over 45 years, the YES has been providing a unique l earning experience for over 15,000 youth across BC. The YES has no religious affiliation.
The YES Leadership Camp provides week-long leadership retreats for youth from all over BC. Skills training i s offered for teens i n the areas of self-awareness, cooperation, communication, global awareness, inclusion, sustainability and leadership. Participants take part in the creation of a strong community of support, respect and growth. Not only is there a chance to learn and grow, it’s also tons of fun! From field games to hikes, to tie dye and participant-lead projects, we have a variety of fun activities each day. The YES is excited to share new programs for 2021 Summer, including week-long virtual camps for youth, as well as week-long hybrid (in-person and virtual) day camp style programs for the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Overnight camps are to be confirmed. The YES Camp is a summer experience that will last a life-time. Learn more about programs at www.theyes.ca.
Camp is open and inclusive to all youth.
Between $350-$800, dependent on virtual or overnight programs. Subsidies and sponsorship
Varied locations for 2021 programming: Camp Capilano, Victoria, Nanaimo, Virtual. Overnight
programs are located at Lake Cowichan.