SUPPORTING OUR CHILDREN AND EACH OTHER

Parents and other adults in the neighborhood come together to ensure the children in the community receive quality education and enrichment to help them reach their promise.  The Community Leadership Team leads the way by advising the City of Promise staff, planning events, and supporting program development. 

SUMMER ACTIVITIES

CITY OF PROMISE PROVIDES A LIMITED NUMBER OF FULL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR A VARIETY OF OPPORTUNITIES. LIMIT ONE CAMP PER CHILD UNTIL FUNDING IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. 

CLICK HERE TO CONTACT OUR TEAM FOR ASSISTANCE.

Writing a Diary

CAYIP 2022

Deadline April 7, 2022

Virtual, paid internship for youth aged 14-21. Contact your child's pathway coach if you need assistance.

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Heritage Center
Intern Program

Application Due May 1

Internship runs June 14 - Aug. 13

For rising high school juniors or older.   Jefferson School African American Heritage Center. Contact Mr. D: 434-421-5635

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Camp List 

Ongoing

Soccer, swimming, art, STEM, fishing, and overnight camps.

Field Trip

Field School Camp 2022

For boy and girls aged 6-15

9am-4pm

Theatre, music, hiking, canoeing and more. Five sessions available between July 5 and August 5.

  • July 5-8,

  • July 11-15

  • July 18-22

  • July 25-29

  • August 1-5

Video Recording

Film Academies

Lighthouse Studio

For 3rd Grade and Up

Various Dates/Week-long workshops

In person and virtual workshops to gain skills in creating and editing movies. 

A Young Woman Writing

Girls Alright Mini-Camp

waiting for 2022 information.

This year we will host a week-long in person creative writing camp that will host a series of workshops in poetry, fiction,nonfiction and songwriting genres. Participants will be hosted daily at the historical Morven Farms from 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM and limited transportation will be provided. Our purpose: to foster a space for girls to explore the beauty of their creativity and imagination through written expression. Participants will use this camp as a place to learn, grow, and develop their writing abilities.

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HER SPORTS

For girls Ages 7-17

A variety of programs that address the various stages of a girls personal and athletic development.

Children Embracing in Circle

CAMP DOGWOOD

Various Dates

Overnight camp in Madison County for ages 7-18.

Tutoring a Student

C'ville Schools and YMCA Power Scholars Academy

June 22 - July 15

K - 5th Grade Full Day hosted by the YMCA. Includes swimming and trips.

Only students invited by principals may attend.

Running Children

Fry's Spring Camp 2022

June 25 - July 22

Ages 3+ 

Fry's Spring is also seeking Counselors in Training Aged 13+ for four hours per day.

Contact Ashley Freeman: afreeman@cityofpromise.org

Prepackaged School Supply Kits

Freedom School for

3rd-8th Grade

June 21 - July 22

Deadline to Apply: May 7

Info Session: March 15 at 7PM

This FREE summer program will be a combination of virtual live and pre-recorded lessons and optional afternoon outside activities. Read details here.

Theatre

Live Arts Theatre Camps

For Ages 4-16

Various Dates

In-person camps in acting, musical theatre, set design, and tech. 

Music Class

The Front Porch

Ages 4-10

Group and individual lessons currently available.

Youth Basketball Game

WOODBERRY FOREST CAMPS

For boys age 9-16

Overnight exploration, basketball and football camps.

Sharing Student

PVCC Kids College

Various Dates all summer

For rising 3rd-9th Grade. 

Online and in person.

Skater

Parks & Rec

Lessons and Classes

Ongoing

All Ages

 

Day camps, skateboarding, swimming, gymnastics, dance, art, and fitness!

Swimmer

Fry's Spring Swimming Lessons 

Starts after Memorial Day

Ages 3+ 

Fry's Spring is also seeking Counselors in Training Aged 13+ for four hours per day.

Contact Ashley Freeman: afreeman@cityofpromise.org

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Triple C Camp for K-9th Graders

Various Dates

Lots of fun outdoor activities at this popular day camp!

Friends at Camp

St. Anne's Belfield Camps

Grades 3-12

Camp Weeks:

  • June 13 – 17, 2022

  • June 20 – 24, 2022

  • June 27 – July 1, 2022

Whether your children are hoping to take an imaginary trip around the world, play some basketball, host a live radio show, paddle and hike on local rivers, or refine their creative writing skills, we have just the camp for them! 

Recording Studio

Music Resource Center

Grades 6-12

Various Camps

MRC supports the youth of Charlottesville through music. The Music Resource Center is a safe, diverse, and creative community where teens learn, grow, and make music together. MRC is affordable to all.