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Village Academy & Cultural Arts Center

IT TAKES A VILLAGE "Empowerment Roots: A Journey Through African, Black Heritage"

Dive into a 6-week-long adventure of education, empowerment, and cultural pride! Join us for our summer camp, a unique and exhilarating experience designed to inspire and educate the next generation 4yr-15yr. Our camp offers children the opportunity to explore their African, Black Empowerment roots.

IT TAKES A VILLAGE "Empowerment Roots: A Journey Through African, Black Heritage"
IT TAKES A VILLAGE "Empowerment Roots: A Journey Through African, Black Heritage"

Time & Location

Jul 01, 2024, 8:00 AM EDT – Aug 09, 2024, 6:00 PM EDT

Village Academy & Cultural Arts Center, 619 W 35th St, Norfolk, VA 23508, USA

About the event

"Empowerment Roots: A Journey Through African, Black Heritage"

Dive into a 6-week-long adventure of education, empowerment, and cultural pride!

Join us for our It Takes  A Village Summer Camp , a unique and exhilarating experience designed to inspire and educate the next generation. Our camp offers children the opportunity to explore their African and Black Empowerment roots through engaging activities and visits to significant Black history sites across Virginia.

Highlights of the camp include:

  • Educational Excursions: Travel to historical landmarks and museums dedicated to African and Black history.
  • Empowerment Workshops: Participate in interactive sessions that promote self-confidence, leadership, and cultural pride.
  • Cultural Activities: Engage in traditional African arts, music, dance, and storytelling.
  • Community Building: Connect with peers and mentors who share a passion for learning and empowerment.

As a valued Black business owner, you can contribute to the success of this transformative camp through various means of sponsorship:

  • Workshops: Share your expertise and inspire young minds by leading educational and empowerment workshops.
  • Land Use: Provide space for activities or events, helping to create a memorable experience for the campers.
  • Facilitation: Volunteer your time to facilitate sessions, offering guidance and support to the youth.
  • Volunteering: Join us as a volunteer, contributing your skills and enthusiasm to the camp's daily activities.
  • Transportation: Assist with transportation logistics to ensure safe and reliable travel to various Black history sites
  • Food: Supply meals or snacks, ensuring our campers are well-nourished and energized throughout the program.

 

Schedule


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Tickets

  • "Early Camper" Weekly Pass

    Sale ends: Jul 01, 6:00 PM EDT
    $50.00
    +$1.25 service fee
  • "Early Camper"6 Week Pass

    Sale ends: Jul 01, 6:00 PM EDT
    $300.00
    +$7.50 service fee
  • Weekly Pass

    $77.77
    +$1.94 service fee
    Goes on sale: Jul 01, 12:00 AM EDT
  • 6 Week Pass

    $400.00
    +$10.00 service fee
    Goes on sale: Jul 01, 12:00 AM EDT
  • Drop In Care-Daily

    $17.00
    +$0.43 service fee
  • Love Donation

    Your generous contributions help us continue to share the inspiring stories of our ancestors, honor their legacies, and provide enriching cultural experiences. We invite you to support our mission with a love donation

    $

Total

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