Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

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February 16th, 2018

Jumpstart and Girls Rock! Camp 2018 Applications Available

Jumpstart & Girls Rock! Camp 2018 applications are now available! For more information check out the program pages.
See you this summer!

February 8th, 2018

We’re Hiring!

WMRC is currently looking for an awesome Development and Communications Coordinator. Please see the job description and instructions on how to apply here.

January 23rd, 2018

Camper Band EP

We’ve been rockin’ out to these tunes and we’re so excited to share them. Listen + download a new EP from “The Ophelia Phase” and “BoomBox” — each download helps keep WMRC’s programs sliding scale or free or charge. Great original music that supports new music? YES!

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January 1st, 2018

Gigs for Girls!

Calling all bands! Did you know we have a musician-friendly fundraising campaign?

Our Gigs for Girls program is a call to musicians and musical performers to donate some or all of the proceeds from one show or performance to Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls.

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December 11th, 2017

Arts & Activism 2018

This FREE after-school and summer program provides an exciting opportunity for teens to learn about the powerful combination of music and social justice, develop practical journalism and new technology skills, build community, and of course, have fun!

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November 28th, 2017

Make A Year End Gift

TURN IT UP with a special year-end gift to celebrate 12 years of rock camp.  Your donation helps create a solid foundation of support for girls, women and gender nonconforming youth to create, express themselves, make noise in the world. Read post »

October 4th, 2017

“There’s no place like Rock Camp”

Watch our campers, interns, volunteers and awesome supporters share why rock camp is so important on our YouTube channel + support making rock camp happen this year!

October 3rd, 2017

Rent Our Music Gear

Need a guitar to practice with? Want to hold down your peeps with a funky bass line? Or make some noise + create rad new beats but you need a drum kit? CHECK OUT OUR GEAR LOAN PROGRAM. We’ve got kits, amps, epiphones, keyboards, and more. 🎤🎧🎹🎸🥁

August 4th, 2017

Team Girls Rock

Do you love to run? Do you LOVE rock camp? Support Team Girls Rock! who are running + fundraising  in the Brooklyn Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on Saturday, Oct 14th to help replenish our Fairness Fund.

May 4th, 2017

2017 Camp Dates

Ladies* Rock Camp – June 23rd – 25th

Rock Camp Jumpstart – July 10th – 14th

Girls Rock! Camp 1 – July 24th – 29th

Girls Rock Camp 2 – August 7 – 12th