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National Camp Conference 

From February 3rd-6th, as part of the National Camp Conference in New Orleans, Cookie Shapiro will present "Starting the Conversation of Education Leadership for the Camp Professional," where she will outline how camp professionals can recognize, reframe and demonstrate the educational importance of summer programs. 

Fall Fair

This Saturday October 18th the Bank Street Summer Camp will be helping at the Crafts Table at the Fall Fair. As usual, Dylan Morgan, the Camp's Assistant Director, will be at the Summer Camp;s main table to answer any questions about the upcoming registration on December 1st.

Summer Camp & Afterschool Leadership Certificate Program

Along with Bank Street's Continuing Professional Studies, the Bank Street Summer Camp has designed the Summer Camp & Afterschool Leadership Certificate program for professionals in leadership, administration, and staff positions who wish to expand their professional skills and learn more about the Bank Street approach to camp and afterschool programs. 

National and Tri-State Camp Conferences

The Bank Street Summer Camp will present at the Tri-State Camp Conference on recognizing and reframing education outside of regular school hours and the importance of both afterschool and summer programs.  

Donation to Kliptown, South AfricaKliptown, South Africa little girl

Like the rest of the Bank Street College, we, at the Bank Street Summer Camp, transformed out logo toward the end of 2011. Suddenly we had hundreds of shirts with our old logo that we couldn't use. We donated over 500 shirts to the the Kliptown Youth Program in South Africa.

On December 3rd, CNN held their annual CNN Heroes program, in which they highlighted Thulani Madondo, the founder and director of Kliptown Youth Program, as a finalist.

If you know of someone or some place in need of clothing or hat donations, please let the Camp know as we still have plenty to donate.