March 9th, 2017
Volunteer and Youth Intern applications for our summer programs are now up! As you know, it takes a BUNCH of brilliant, skilled, dedicated people to make rock camp happen. As we grow toward being more expansive, more transformative, and more fun, we need more volunteer power than ever. Interested in teaching kids how to wail on bass? Apply. Thinkin’ about leading a workshop track on the role of music in social justice movements? For real, apply. Daydreaming about making a giant vat of tabouli for a good cause? Live your dream!
March 7th, 2017
We’re seeking designs for our 2017 camper tee that show the spirit of fun, music, collective voice-raising, and gender-justice that WMRC is all about! Email firstname.lastname@example.org by 3/31 with your rad ideas. Selected design comes with a $100 stipend! Design specifics and parameters: One color design; the text “Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls” & “2017” must be included; avoid images of people/girls on the shirt. Reference past designs here.
March 1st, 2017
Become a Monthly Sustainer at the $12 level to celebrate 12 years of WMRC’s music-making, collective voice raising and gender justice programing. Your monthly support be vital anchor for our year-round activities and make a huge impact by ensuring that we can offer programs to all of our rockers, regardless of their ability to pay.
February 28th, 2017
WMRC is currently seeking a year-round Operations Coordinator. Priority Deadline to apply is March 31, 2017. If you think you would rock this position, please see the full job description and application instructions here!
February 14th, 2017
February 2nd, 2017
All of us at Willie Mae Rock Camp are thrilled to welcome our new Executive Director, Jennifer Kessler. Jennifer has worked with arts organizations across the U.S. and internationally to develop community, education, and artistic programs with a focus on social justice.
January 5th, 2017
December 15th, 2016
It’s almost the end of 2016 and we hope that you will once again support the Fairness Fund and all of our young rockers with a year-end gift. This month our goal is to raise $20,000 so that we can create a bedrock of support for girls and gender non-conforming youth to take up space, tell their stories and make noise in the world.
You can help make a lasting impact with a year-end gift of $11, $50, $111 or $1,111 to help us reach our goals, amplify our programs, give even more scholarships and sustain the vital space that rock camp creates. Yes! I want to help TURN IT UP for 2016!
November 8th, 2016
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 and most importantly, have fun!
October 29th, 2016
Join us for our biggest party of the year and annual fundraising event THIS FRIDAY at A Little Bit of Rhythm and A Lot of Soul, on December 2, 2016 at Roulette in downtown Brooklyn. Our 11th anniversary celebration and benefit boasts celebrity honorees, rad camper band performances, delicious bites, specialty mocktails + cocktails, music, dancing and good times for a great cause.