India Community Center’s 2017 Gandhi Camp
Dates: July 22 – July 29, 2017
Age: 5th – 12th Graders
Location: Krishnalaya (Chinmaya Mission West)
83900 Highway 271, Piercy, CA 95587
Camp Fees: $650
Camp fees include all lodging, meals, camp materials and transportation costs (All campers are expected to travel to and from camp in the bus provided)
What Is Gandhi Camp All About?
This unique camp, now in its fourth decade, has provided opportunity to hundreds of youth to discover their true potential, connect with themselves and others on a deeper level, and reinforce their values. This overnight one week camp emphasizes teamwork, discipline, leadership, unity, and a spirit of service. This camp focusses on the following:
Self-help and Self discipline
Friendship and mutual respect
Service to others
Truth and Honesty
Non- violence and love
Respect for the environment
Integrated physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual development
Yoga and meditation
Fun, sports, and Games
Community service projects, sports, cultural activities, discussions, and friendship building group games. Optional activities include daily jogging and daily swimming. Teamwork and unity are emphasized, and leadership opportunities and training is provided. Campers, 16 and older can apply to be a junior counselor, and have to register as a camper.
Parents are invited to volunteer, participate in all camp activities, and stay overnight, for part or whole of the camp. High School graduates are invited to serve as Counselors, and do not have to register. Younger campers below 5th grade (or age of 10) may be admitted with special permission from the Camp organizers, especially when accompanied by parent or sibling.
For More Information, contact:
Dr Jyoti Lulla (408)530-2733 or Mr Abhay Bhushan (650)868-6645, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ICC: (408)934-1130 ext 262 or email email@example.com