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Summer Camp in International Towne

By: Amanda Krische Published: July 6th, 2015
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Even before there was a physical International Towne at Young Americans Center, there was an International Towne summer camp.  However, the program has come a long way from its beginnings to become one of campers’ favorites.  Here are some highlights… Read the rest



Girls Can Summer Camp

By: Janet Redwine Published: June 26th, 2015
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One of the camps running last week at Young Americans Center was Girls Can—a camp just for GIRLS!  In addition to running Young AmeriTowne at the end of the week, the 5th and 6th graders in this camp learn about… Read the rest







Summer Camp Kick-off – Young AmeriTowne2!

By: Amanda Krische Published: June 8th, 2015
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Summer Camps 2015 started with a bang at Young Americans Center for Financial Education!  For our first week of summer camp, we are running two different camps: Running Your Own Business and Young AmeriTowne2.  Both provide hands-on lessons in money… Read the rest



Philanthropy at Young Americans Center

By: Janet Redwine Published: June 1st, 2015
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What is philanthropy?  Literally, philanthropy means a voluntary action for the public good.  In practice, it means giving your time, talents, or treasure, and philanthropy is hugely important to Young Americans Center.  Philanthropy was an important value of Bill Daniels… Read the rest