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Girls Rock Camp Alliance: Not just a Camp... a Community

 

 

Since it's inception in 2007, Girls Rock Camp Alliance has been a source of inspiration for youth all over the globe. Founded at the initiative of Rock ‘n’ Roll Camp for Girls in Portland, Oregon, their mission is to provide space and resources for community building.

 

The Girls Rock Camp Alliance is made-up of over 80 organizations  from around the world, including South America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada.  Girls Rock Camps uses music creation and critical thinking to foster empowerment, relationships, and healthy identities their community at large. Girls Rock! RI says "We focus on music’s ability to mobilize, unify, and invigorate people to create social change.  Music is a powerful tool that connects individual expression to collective thoughts, emotions, and actions.  Creating music within a band requires not only collaboration, respect, and support, but also individual effort, skill building, and expression.  Our goal is to use music’s unifying force to empower individuals and communities to join together and create positive change for themselves and for society as a whole.."

To find out more or to find a camp near you visit girlsrockcampalliance.org.

To celebrate National Women's History month, we've teamed up with Bonnie Raitt to spread the word! Now through the end of March, all proceeds from the sale of Bonnie Raitt Pendants and Bracelets will benefit  the Girls Rock Camp Alliance!