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Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016

Girls in Politics Initiative™

Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)

Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016

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Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $160.00 $4.99
Girl Scouts Rate - Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $120.00 $3.99
Activity Duty Military - Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $120.00 $3.99
Group Rate - Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $110.00 $3.74

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Watch the Girls in Politics Initiative™ on MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry Show. “Camp empowers young girls to run for office” http://video.msnbc.msn.com/mhp/52698319


Camp Congress for Girls Los Angeles 2016 is a leadership program that introduces girls ages 9 to 15 to politics. Camp begins with a girl-friendly lesson on the structure of our political system. Each girl will choose to run for a seat in the US House of Representatives, the US Senate or for the presidency. She will create her own campaign with a platform, campaign slogan, campaign finance plan, campaign website and a political ad for television. All campers will register to vote and then vote in an election. Once elected to Congress and sworn in, the newly installed members of Congress will learn how to introduce a bill, debate the merits of the bill, lobby fellow legislators, collaborate with the Executive branch and finally vote on the proposed bill. Camp will culminate with a ceremonial signing of the bill by our Ms. President. Girl Scouts participating in Camp Congress for Girls will earn a Citizen Legacy badge upon completion of the program. All participants will receive a Certificate of Completion for participation.


The general camp fee is $160 and the Girl Scout registration fee is $120. The camp fee includes all program materials and meals. For additional information please email us at info@girlsinpolitics.org, call us at 202-660-1457 ext 2 or visit our website at www.girlsinpolitics.org

 

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5855 West Century Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90045

Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)


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Girls in Politics Initiative™

The Girls in Politics Initiative (“GIP”) is an international civic education program created and administered by the Political Institute for Women. Our GIP programs introduce girls ages 8 to 17 to politics, policy, the work of the United States Congress, parliamentary governments and the work of the United Nations. We host GIP programs in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the United Kingdom. Educational, social and political organizations may also book a private and/or customized GIP program. To request a private or customized event email info@girlsinpolitics.org

 

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