For the 26 years prior, the young people of AileyCamp have been able to deliver a powerful message about what is possible when kids have opportunity and the guiding presence of deeply invested teachers and mentors. This year, that message took on a new dimension.
The theme was “Unity,” and it continues to resonate given the turmoil felt across the country in the days following. After just six weeks of preparation—and the bonding and friendship that can result when a group embraces an objective—more than 100 youth put on an electrifying show that evoked love and commitment. It was exactly what we need right when we need it.