Camp Ockanickon Leadership Programs

Camp Ockanickon Leadership Programs2018-09-14T16:19:43+00:00

A Unique Opportunity to Build Leadership Skills in a Camp Environment

“Camp provides the opportunity for him to be in a diverse atmosphere and interact with many different personalities. It provides him with opportunities that he may not receive otherwise. Hopefully, he is able to take these skills and incorporate them into his daily life.”

- Parent of Ockanickon camper

Leaders-In-Training (LIT)

Age 15 and completed 9th Grade

The LIT program is a three-week program designed to give participants the opportunity to learn the skills and qualities required to lead groups in identifying and achieving their goals. LIT’s will develop these skills by participating in discussions, group work and by observing others. This program is very selective. We are looking for candidates who are serious about broadening their leadership skills and who aren’t afraid of hard work. Our focus is also to incorporate the YMCA four core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility in everything that we do.

LIT A

Sunday June 30 — Saturday July 20

LIT B

Sunday July 21 — Saturday August 10

Price: $2,135

Counselors-In-Training (CIT)

Age 16 and completed 10th Grade

The CIT program is a four-week program designed to give participants the opportunity to experience the role of working with children. It also helps develop leadership, communication and self awareness skills through fun and appropriate social activities. This program is very selective. We are looking for candidates who are serious about broadening their leadership skills, who are interested in working with children and who aren’t afraid of hard work. Our focus is also to incorporate the YMCA four core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility in everything that we do.

CIT A

Sunday June 23 — Saturday July 20

CIT B

Sunday July 21 — Saturday August 17

Pricing: $2,375