Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls is a non-profit music and mentoring program that empowers girls and women through music education, volunteerism, and activities that foster self-respect, leadership skills, creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration.
The organization brings together girls and women from diverse communities and encourages them to explore self-expression through music, hone their critical thinking skills, build meaningful alliances with other girls and women, develop confidence in making healthy choices in their lives, and effect positive change in their communities and in the world.
Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls operates a summer day camp, after school programs, and community events in New York City.
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Discovering their inner musician, New York girls and young women find a whole new way to look at life.
For the last two summers in New York City, the Willie Mae Rock Camp has given girls and young woman – mostly local, some from around the U.S. and beyond – a week of total immersion in music. And, quite often, a life-changing experience.