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AileyCamp Celebrates 25 Years of Inspiring Inner-City Youth Nationwide

Posted by Content Manager, July 09, 2013 |
Nasha Thomas with Newark AileyCamper in Personal Development Class

AileyCamp, an innovative summer program for inner-city children ages 11-14, celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The full-scholarship day camp uses disciplined dance training, creative writing instruction, personal development, and communication workshops to help campers develop a respect for themselves and others that meaningfully impacts their lives.

Watch National Director of AileyCamp/Spokesperson & Master Teacher for Arts In Education Nasha Thomas-Schmitt speak to NBC New York about how AileyCamp helps underserved youth across the nation reach their full potential.



Since its inception in 1989, this vital program has reached thousands of youth across the country. Learn more about AileyCamp and lend a hand to provide direction and hope to children who are most in need of knowing there can be a bright future.


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