My son...really enjoyed himself and learned quite a bit...Thank you for accepting [into the Advocate Leadership Conference], because I really feel that the program had an impact on him.
— Parent of Middle School Leadership Conference Delegate


Around the World Camp

(For students aged 8 - 10)

August 7th  - August 11th

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

In our 1-week, half-day camp, students ages 8-10 will explore the vast and diverse world in which we live. Students will read books from other countries; write their own stories; learn about how children in other countries their age live; and make snacks from around the world! Application deadline has been extended to May 31, 2017, 5:00 pm.

Note: Additional application requirement below.
All our programs are free to Philadelphia youth.
Student Name *
Student Name
Student Birthdate *
Student Birthdate
Race *
Name of Parent or Guardian(s) *
Name of Parent or Guardian(s)
Address *
Phone *
Alternate Phone
Alternate Phone
Emergency Contact *
Emergency Contact
Emergency Contact Phone Number *
Emergency Contact Phone Number
Media Permission
I hereby grant Mighty Writers the right to use my child's photograph, video, and/or voice recording in any and all forms of media and in all manners including, but not limited to, composite or edited forms. I understand that my child's full name will not be used, but other materials may be released to the media without further written permission.

Application Requirements

In addition to this application, all students must submit a copy of their most recent report card. Copies of report cards can be sent to or dropped off at The Advocate Center-2123 N Gratz Street.

The application deadline for the Around the World Camp has been extended to May 31st. Space is limited. Notifications of acceptance will be made by June 9th.    

Please email with any questions regarding the Around the World Camp or the application.