Telem Camp 2014 

Seventy campers (ages 5-16) with twenty counselors, workshop leaders and a camp nurse spent three days at Manhattanville College in Purchase, NY. See our facebook picture gallery here.

Our theme was “Innovate Africa” and workshops included:

  • Arts and Crafts with Marilyn (mask making, mural and cut paper collage)
  • African Dance Class with Belco
  • Batik with Debbie
  • Beat of Your Voice with Fatumata (poetry)
  • Cooking with Samuella (Joloff rice and cassava leaves)
  • Financial literacy workshop with Fred
  • Galimoto with Delroy (wire cars)
  • Healthy Choices with Leeann
  • Innovation Requires Vision (making vision boards) with Veralyn
  • Photography with Soumaila
  • Sewing with Wanda (dresses and custom tote bags)
  • Soccer with Naziru
  • STEM Innovations with Cathy (making soaps from scratch and the packaging)
  • Sprinklers and Obstacle Course with Ogechi
  • Tie Dye with Sue
  • Your First Resume with Haig

and a group of swimmers went to the White Plains YMCA on Saturday.

Check out the pictures here.

NY1 also visited us on campus to feature us in a New Yorker of the Week segment.  You can view that segment here: