Mercy Corps summer youth workshops

May 18, 2011 at 4:58 am Leave a comment

Check out our summer workshops for teens at the Mercy Corps Action Center. Digital Storytelling, ARTivism, and Action! Academy combine technical expertise, global issue content, and community organizing principles through artistic expression. Hurry – there is limited registration!

Attention Teachers and Parents: There’s still time to bring your school class or youth group to the Action Center for global issue workshops! Join us before school gets out. Request more information here.

Digital Storytelling Workshop


Interested in developing your storytelling abilities on the web through photography, audio recordings, and text? This workshop will focus on building skills to tell compelling audio-visual stories about you, your community project or organization.

For Youth (grades 9-12), July 11 – 15: $175
See registration information here.



Join Action Center educators and guest artists for a week of ARTivism! Use photography, recycled objects, dance, and creative writing to mobilize your friends and community. Learn from experts in both the arts and international development, to understand content and create projects to convey a powerful message you care about.

For students entering 6th-8th grade: $150, June 27 – July 1;
Visit our Website for more information!

Action Academy – International Development Summer Camp


The Mercy Corps Action Center and Saturday Academy present a week of hands-on exploration into global and local community development.

$399 for 5 full days; for students entering 9th – 12th grades.
Read more about the Action Academy Camp here.

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