RYPEN (Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment)
 
The Rotary District 9670 RYPEN Committee is pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the RYPEN camp to be held on the weekend of:
7th, 8th & 9th of November 2014, Myuna Bay
Applications Close October 21, 2014
 
“Teenagers grow when they have opportunity to develop life skills”.
 
Which Students 
•    Full time students aged between 14 – 17
•    Young adults who show potential but need an opportunity to develop it further. 
•    This program is open to students across the entire district (transport provided to those from students from the western region).
 
Students Outcomes 
•    Increased motivation 
•    Improved life skills. 
•    Improved self-image and pride 
•    An understanding of setting and achieving goals. 
•    Increase confidence to overcome problems and take control of their future.
 
RYPEN program and team 
•    An intensive program of workshops, sports and entertainment activities 
•    Experienced team of Rotarians and past participant who deliver the program in a sharing and supportive environment. 
 
Rotary Club’s Outcome 
•    Connects you with young people and their families in your community. 
•    Supports Rotary’s commitment to youth. 
•    Good “bridge” to NYSF, RYLA, Youth Exchange and other youth programs
•    Great opportunity to build relationships with local schools and youth support service providers.
•    Today’s RYPEN participants are our future Rotarian and community leaders.