meeting people around the worldCommunity building is very important at the Global Youth Village international summer camp. GYV  youth participate in various settings and are invited into discussion and encouraged to cultivate new skills, or trying something new  together with their friends .   Teamwork, Leadership and Community  time is an opportunity to engage in  leadership training  

Each afternoon, participants are  mixed into “families” of 9 students.   Over the course of a session, each “family” experiences the following:

  1. A discussion on belief systems
  2. A nature walk
  3. An art project “what does home mean to you”
  4. Serving our GYV community
  5. Discussion of U.N. Millennium Development Goals
  6. Stress relief methods
  7. Team building exercises