Mini-Camp Opportunities

Mini-camps are weekend CISV camps held throughout the year to give Junior Branch members an opportunity to connect with one another and continue to work toward CISV's goal to educate and inspire for a more just and peaceful world.

Chapter Mini-Camp (JB Overnight)...February 23-24, 2018...Miami County, OH

Chapter Mini-Camp, also known as JB Overnight, will be held on Friday, February 23rd starting at 6pm.  Pick up is Saturday at 11am.  The Junior Branch board planned activities focused on the four content areas of CISV: Diversity, Conflict-Resolution, Sustainable Development, and Human Rights. Cost is $10 per person payable to "Miami County CISV".  Be sure to bring payment, completed Youth Legal Form, and 5 or more canned food items with you to this event.  The food is for our regional canned food drive, and the winning chapter will be announced at RMC.  We won last year, so let's try to keep the “Golden Boot” in our possession again this year!

Click here for more information and to register by February 21st.


RMC 2018...March 23-25, 2018...Detroit, Michigan

RMC stands for Regional Mini-Camp. It is an annual weekend-long camp for all the chapters in a particular region of Junior Branch USA. Over the weekend, participants engage in educational and thought-provoking activities planned by the region's leaders. It is a great chance to get to know the people in your region and learn more about what a CISV experience is like.  Anyone in the Junior Branch is invited to RMC, but it is especially planned for the chapters in the West-Midwest Region, which are Michigan City, Detroit, and Miami County.  Attendees must be 11 years old to attend.  Cost is $140 per person, plus $10 for optional t-shirt.  Be sure to bring payment payable to "CISV Detroit Chapter", completed Youth Legal Form, and copy of health insurance card with you to camp.

Click here for Pre-Camp information, and click here to register.


CanAm Mini-Camp...May 4-6, 2018...Miami County, OH

CanAm is a regional mini camp that was started in 2016 where members from Canada and the USA join for a mini camp.  It is happening for the third time in 2018 and being hosted by our very own chapter at Indian Hills 4-H Camp in Pleasant Hill.  In these action packed days, participants will partake in all sorts of activities, make new friends from across the border, explore human rights, and have wonderful new CISV experiences! This camp is open to all CISVers ages 11 and up!  Cost is $100 per person.  Be sure to bring payment payable to "CISV Miami County", completed Youth Legal Form, and copy of health insurance card with you to camp.

Click here for Pre-Camp information, and click here to register.


NMC 2018...May 25-28, 2018...Brandywine Valley, PA

NMC stands for National Mini-Camp.  Every Memorial Day weekend, JB USA hosts the National Mini Camp. This weekend brings together JBers from JB USA to participate in fun, educational activities that celebrate the CISV philosophy and provide an opportunity for youth to learn, grow, have fun, and build friendships. National Mini Camp is open to all JBers, age 11-25. The activities will be structured around our four educational content areas: sustainable development, diversity, conflict and resolution, and human rights.  

Click here for Pre-Camp and registration information.