The 2018 Urban Hope Summer Camp was a summer camp for the ages! Even though this will be our last camp, we held no punches and went out with a bang. Sure, we kept some of the traditional activities but we also experimented with a lot of first time things as well. Check it out for yourself…Read More
Urban Hope Blog on Belonging and Becoming
This summer, we celebrated 14 years of the Urban Hope Summer Camp in Walltown. Check out what our camp counselors discovered are the five "major keys" to raising up generations of young heroes...Read More
This summer, Urban Hope partnered with Durham businesses Beyu Caffe and BB&T for the inaugural Next Generations Entrepreneurship Challenge. Next Gen is an innovative and collaborative social entrepreneurship challenge designed to equip and inspire Black and Latino/a youth to become entrepreneurs, while engaging and promoting current black-owned businesses in the city.Read More
For the last 13 years, the Urban Hope Summer Camp has been teaching kids business and financial literacy skills with the hope that they will one day participate in the economic thriving of their communities. Listen to former campers reflect on the impact of their experience. Then, support Urban Hope as we raise up generations of young heroes from Walltown to Black Wall Street by donating to the 2017 Urban Hope Summer Camp! A gift of $253 covers one week of camp for one youth. A gift of $1,518 covers the entire six-weeks. Visit www.urbanhope.us/donate and give today!!!Read More
This May, Urban Hope is partnering again with local Durham restaurant, The Palace International, to host a three-night fundraising event in support of the 2017 Urban Hope Summer Camp! During dinner service (5PM - 9PM) on May 16, 17, and 18, The Palace International will donate 10% of restaurant sales (including dine in, pickup and delivery, excluding orders made with Duke food points) to Urban Hope. Come eat at The Palace and spread hope to young heroes!
In August 2016, three young men from Urban Hope's Young Leaders Group set out on a pilgrimage to Charleston, South Carolina, in search of community, history, and new possibilities for the future. Experience what they discovered and the implications their journey has for the way we think about leadership and innovation.Read More
Come dine with us this April as Urban Hope partners with local Durham restaurant, The Palace International, to host a three-night fundraising event in support of the 2016 Urban Hope Summer Camp!Read More