Send One More Local Girl to Summer Camp!

By LiveGirl

New Canaan

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$317.00

Donated towards $317.00 Goal

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Ended on
July 18, 2017

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Camp LiveGirl (July 24-28 at New Canaan High School) will bring together 100 local middle school girls from across Fairfield County for a week of leadership development and girl empowerment in a fun, diverse, team-based environment.

In the mornings, girls complete “Leaders in Action” and hear from inspiring keynote speakers, including a Silicon Valley VP, a global Chief Financial Officer, a construction management President, and a fashion CEO/entrepreneur. In the afternoons, girls select either multi-sports or musical theatre and explore new interests, including coding, poetry, yoga, self-defense and more! To date, we have been able to extend more than 50 full scholarships based upon financial need for girls to attend Camp LiveGirl. Unfortunately, we still have a waitlist of 13 girls who qualify for financial aid and need a scholarship to attend camp.

Scholarship Connection:

Every person who donates to this crowdfunding campaign will receive a framed art square and handwritten thank you letter from a scholarship recipient.

From Camp LiveGirl 2016 Scholarship Recipient:

“Camp LiveGirl changed my life. It showed me what girls can do and opened my eyes to new possibilities. I made friends from all over Connecticut that gave me new perspective. I also learned to be bold, curious, and embrace my wacky, weird self.”  (Ahhsha Crooks, Stamford Boys & Girls Club, 2016 Scholarship Recipient)

Costs:

  • $300 for one full Camp LiveGirl scholarships ($300)
    (includes transportation, t-shirt, backpack, journal, daily lunch/snacks)
  • $17 camp art supplies

Cost to send a girl to summer camp who might not otherwise be able to attend: $317

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Donors (5)

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Anonymous
$67
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Anonymous
$25
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Laura McGeary
$25
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Anonymous
$100
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Subha Krishnan
$100