Youth Village project hosts first mega 'Youth Camp' in Soweto, 2 - 5 April 2012
The camp was attended by 80 children from around Soweto as well as Johannesburg and surrounds. Children from 8 to 18 years enjoyed 4 days of this fun-filled and life changing camp that included the ART Excel (All Round Training in Excellence) program for children 8-12 years and YES (Youth Empowerment Seminar) program for teenagers 13-18 years. The camp featured career counseling, motivational speakers, creative art and dance workshops.
This camp is a milestone for the Youth Village project for two reasons:
The initiatives have extended beyond Dobsonville and into the greater Soweto area,
This is the first time that ART Excel Course was held in Soweto.