Join ACA New England, your colleagues, and licensed clinical social worker and well-known camp consultant Bob Ditter for a morning of discussions around key topics relevant to urban camps like yours as you gear up for another awesome summer season! Space is limited, so register early.

The program for the day is:

  • Opening remarks from Stephen Spaloss, Senior Vice President, Team Leadership at City Year, Inc.
  • A panel discussion on Diverse Staffing for Diverse Campers moderated by Bob Ditter. Panelists will include: Lisa Fortenberry, Executive Director, Camp Harbor View; Alphonse Litz, Director, Boston Explorers; Bexi Perez, Operations Director, Department of Child Development, YMCA of Greater Boston.
  • Small group discussions on other hot topics facing urban camps, with topics to be generated by attendees.
This symposium is designed for directors and key staff working in the urban camp environment. We encourage you to register multiple members from your team and come prepared to ask questions and engage in discussion throughout the morning!

Participants will receive 3 Continuing Education Credits (CECs) for attending.

Event Organizer/Sponsor: American Camp Assocation, New England

When: May 2, 2019 from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm (registration and networking opens at 9:00 am) (RSVP required)

Where: Philanthropy MA

133 Federal Street, Suite 802
Boston, Massachusetts 02110

Cost: $20/member; $25/non-member


Registration Information

Register here.

The location is accessible via public transportation. Visit here for directions.


Kerry Salvo