Camp Couchiching, OELC teaming as much as provide programming for youth

Partnership in 2023 will assist organizations ‘assist youth and their abilities for the longer term’

Camp Couchiching and OELC (Ontario Instructional Management Middle) are proud to announce a brand new partnership that can profit each organizations and hundreds of youth.

For 2023, the OELC will probably be providing its world-leading youth management growth packages for intermediate and secondary college students at Camp Couchiching. Camp Couchiching will proceed to supply their standard conventional day and in a single day camp packages throughout July and early August, whereas persevering with to host spring and fall teams.

OELC will run each their standard midweek faculty teams within the spring and fall, in addition to their in a single day management growth packages for college kids from grades 6 to eight from Aug. 17 to Sept. 1, 2023.

Camp Couchiching and OELC each have missions that align with empowering youth, progressive programming, and constructive neighborhood change. By working collectively, they will make sure that younger individuals have sustainable entry to new and progressive management growth programming.

OELC is already well-known for internet hosting youth management growth packages for over 100,000 college students from throughout Ontario for the final 75 years. Since 1946, tens of hundreds of younger individuals have additionally grown by means of their participation in Camp Couchiching’s distinctive day, in a single day and neighborhood programming on the shores of Lake Couchiching in Longford Mills.

“For OELC, ​​that is an thrilling alternative to companion with a company like Camp Couchiching who shares our perception that progressive and related management growth for younger individuals is among the most necessary issues we will do to assist youth and their abilities for the longer term, ” says Jeff Benner, president of OELC’s board of administrators.

“Camp Couchiching is happy about working with OELC. Their confirmed packages have been acknowledged by colleges and households from throughout Ontario as vital to the event of pupil leaders and academic employees. Camp Couchiching has a protracted historical past of significant partnerships. The college teams and college students hosted by OELC at Camp Couchiching will complement the core seasonal programming that we have run for over 75 years.” — Vanessa Shemrau, president of Camp Couchiching’s board of administrators

All OELC faculty and summer season packages will probably be run by OELC’s extremely skilled employees and facilitators, and can embrace lots of the specialised exercise choices accessible at Camp Couchiching. Camp Couchiching will even present facility assist and meals service.

Each OELC and Camp Couchiching imagine this new partnership will probably be a win-win for the organizations and that it’ll prioritize and profit all youth concerned in 2023.