Y of the North Staff

Y of the North

In the summer of 2021, a NYT headline stated “Are the Kids All Right? Ask the Camp Directors.” Camp counselors have been at the intersection of COVID-19 and this country’s most recent racial reckoning. During this same summer, Solidarity Futures facilitated conversations on equity and belonging with the Y of the North family camp counselors. Over weekly calls, Solidarity Futures brought together counselors to discuss and make explicit their individual and collective values around racial justice. From there, counselors discussed the ways in which they could educate and activate family camp attendees around these same values.

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