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Global Youth Village

To change the world, first experience the world.  Eeach summer, young people from around the world gather at our pristine campus in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains to build global friendships and develop themselves. Participating in hands-on leadership training, cultural activities and traditional summer camp recreation, students are empowered with the skills, experiences and relationships needed for success in a global world.  

Activities include:

- LivingSideBySide(tm) leadership training

- Hiking, campfires, rock climbing, organic gradening

- Cultural sharing, talent shows, guest performers

- Arts & crafts, dancing, music, singing

- Global cusine

- Swimming, soccer, basketball, volleyball

- Friendships with teens from 12+ countries

- ESL workshops available for English language learners

The Global Youth Village is an international youth camp that has been operated by Legacy International since 1979. Legacy International is a non-profit, educational organization affiliated with the United Nation’s Department of Public Information as a Non-Governmental organization.  The Global Youth Village has been an ongoing project since Legacy’s founding, and more than 3500 alumni circle the globe.

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  • Street: 1020 Legacy Dr.
  • City: Bedford
  • State: VA
  • Postcode: 24523
  • Country: United States


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