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  • The Art in My Heart!
    As an artist, AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer, and Director of Camp Up with People, an activist has always been a large part of who I am. So while the concept of using the arts as a tool for social justice is not a new concept, it has become a major part of my life today, using … Continued
  • Camp Up with People Summer 2021 Schedule Adjustment
    With many factors in mind, and with the informative input from many of our returning families, we have officially decided to merge our two summer sessions into one exciting summer program, from July 11th – July 31st.¬†We have evaluated all of our options for this summer and have made this change due to the following … Continued
  • CUWP and World Singing Day Announce Partnership
    Imagine millions of people in all 196 countries singing on the same day in the spirit of our common humanity. Imagine a global wave of singing, starting in New Zealand and going west around the world for 24 hours. Imagine millions of people singing the same song at the same time to celebrate our global … Continued
  • Camp Up with People Response to COVID-19
    Updated June 12th: Cancellation With this summer being our 10th anniversary season, we are aware of the many friendships and lifelong memories we have shared. Since the end of last summer, we have eagerly awaited summer 2020. Unfortunately, we will have to wait a little longer. It is with heavy hearts that we announce that … Continued
  • Opening Your Heart and Finding Your Voice at Camp Up with People
    At Camp Up with People diversity is a core pillar of our summer camp program. What makes us diverse is not always where we are from or what we look like. At the start of each session, we gather a diverse group of personalities- teens with a wide variety of talents, experiences, an interests. There … Continued