"RYLA is one of those once in a lifetime experiences, that you will never forget because it will forever change who you are as both a person and leader. I emerged from RYLA as someone who truly wanted to step up and become a leader in my community."

-Sarah Kimball, RYLA Camper


“I learned to trust, to build a second family, and develop confidence for leadership amongst my new friends.” So said a RYLA camper about her experience RYLA camp.



TJ, a 2014 camper said “RYLA undoubtedly changed my life. I used to be a quiet and shy individual who followed the crowd and rarely found the courage to stand up for myself or follow what I believed in. Three days at camp, however, gave me stellar leadership skills, new personal perspectives, and the drive towards success that are now crucial pillars that make up the person I am today.”