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  • Arab Youth Leadership Summer Camp! July 18th- 24th, 2011

    This summer, the Arab Youth Organization is putting on a week a long intensive workshop that is dedicated to develop leadership skills in organizing, activism, speaking skills for Arab youth who are between the ages of 14-22. You will also learn about the past, present and future of the Arab world, the revolutions, and the solidarity between different communities of color working for self-determination and liberation!

    Please come out and join us, the week of skills building will include a weekend of fun get-away in activities that you wont want to miss.

    All sessions will take place at our office:  522 Valencia St., San Francisco, Ca, 94110

    In addition to the Summer Camp, AYO continues to meet on Sunday afternoons, please call for details:  415-861-7444

    SUMMER CAMP CALENDAR:  July 18 – July 24

    • MONDAY 10-4pm: Introductions and Team Building — Ropes Course!
    • TUESDAY 10-2pm: Breaking down “systems of oppression”
    • WEDNESDAY 10-2pm: What is “organizing”?  Build your activist skills
    • THURSDAY 10-2pm: Palestinian history and current events, plus learn to get your point across!
    • FRIDAY 10-4pm: Arab revolutions and the power of youth
    • SATURDAY All Day: White water rafting or another all day adventure!
    • SUNDAY 1-4pm: BBQ and celebration with friends and family

    $100-200 Donation requested to help cover costs.  Scholarships available.