Do you want to volunteer at Gainesville Girls Rock Camp? Great! Please fill out this volunteer application to be considered for our 2019 camp, June 24-29th. All volunteers must be 18 or older and will be subject to a criminal background check. Volunteers will also be expected to attend our mandatory volunteer training extravaganza June 23rd so mark your calendar. Join us for a Volunteer Meet N’ Greet at the Civic Media Center 433 S. Main St on May 6th 6-8pm to learn more. Our volunteers receive valuable experience and professional development training on non-violent communication, harm reduction and conflict resolution, camp safety, and GGRC’s mission and goals.
After filling out the volunteer application, if you are also interested in teaching a workshop at camp, please fill out our workshop application form.
As of 4/15/19, our 2019 summer camp is officially full with a wait list. We have sent out confirmation and wait-list emails to parents. If you did not apply on time, please continue to follow us on social media to learn about future GGRC events!
Important Dates! // ¡Fechas Importantes!
*April 15th: Camper application early consideration deadline! // 15 de abril: Fecha límite para consideración temprana
*April 17th: We will send out confirmations to let you know whether or not your rocker was accepted into 2019 camp. // 17 de abril: Notificaciones serán enviadas confirmando si su niña o participante fue aceptada en el campamento.
*May 1st: Tuition and Registration forms due. // 1ro de junio: Fecha límite para matrícula y registración.
GGRC summer 2019 was a huge success! Big shout out to the >40 volunteers who staffed camp, our amazing GGRC board for planning, coordinating, and providing leadership, and the following businesses and organizations that helped us with fundraisers, workshops, venues, and discounts: Santa Fe College, Blount Campus, Downtown, Astronaut Guitars,Civic Media Center, Loosey’s – Downtown Gainesville, Mi Apa Latin Cafe,Felipe’s Taqueria, Larry’s Giant Subs on University, Satchel’s Pizza, Maui Teriyaki, HIGH DIVE (Gainesville, FL), Hoggtowne Music, Brave Harvest,Alachua County Victim Services, Peaceful Paths, UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine SF College Women in STEM! Club, and the bands Natalie Claro, Cooper, DJ Kelli, Palimony, and Brat Paque!
We’ve selected 2019 camp dates and a new location! We are excited to announce that we will be holding camp at Santa Fe College’s downtown Blount Center this summer. Gainesville Girls Rock Camp is going to college! With the additional space, we will be unifying our two sessions into one large session this year, with separate workshop tracks for older and younger campers, and mentoring opportunities for teens. Save the date and help us spread the word.