The Felix Organization aims to engage and enrich the minds of children in foster care by making new experiences accessible to this community. This page is dedicated to sharing job opportunities, free workshops, events, and much more.
SUMMER STARS PERFORMING ARTS CAMP
Summer Stars returns to in-person camp in Massachusetts!
Summer Stars Camp provides kids ages 12 –17 with an opportunity to discover themselves and their potential through the arts.
During the 9-day intensive program, 150 campers come together in a stunning rural setting, guided by performing arts teachers and professionals.
Summer Stars is 100% free for all participants. Apply today!
THE EXCELLENCE PROGRAM
Have you dreamed of working in the sports, entertainment, or fashion industries? Look no further!
The Excellence Program is a free course aimed to educate and help employ the next generation of industry leaders.
The course is free, and will include six-weeks of live classes led by talent and executives.
It will provide industry exclusive information, best practices, and professional development workshops aimed to help participants with their careers.
P.S. If you successfully complete the program you can apply to be featured in a resume book, which will be distributed to companies across the industry.
The Excellence Program is open to anyone, anywhere, looking for a role in the industry or to learn more about opportunities generally.
To learn more about the program and to see their incredible line-up of speakers, you can check out their website – EndeavorImpact.com.
GMC 5 DAY ROCK CAMP
Do you want to be a rockstar?!
If you are 12-13 years old and have experience with the guitar, bass or keys this opportunity is for you!
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to get signed up today!
BROADWAY BOUND KIDS MUSICAL THEATRE SUMMER PROGRAM
Are you interested in musical theatre?
Do you want to make life-long memories as you belt out show tunes, play hilarious theatre games, write original scripts based on their own imaginations, and perform?
Join Broadway Bound Kids for their 8-week In-Person Musical Theatre Summer Program with a different weekly theme!
GET "STEMULATED" WITH THE PARRIS FOUNDATION!
The Parris Foundation's Summer Enrichment & STEM Camp programs are designed to help middle and high school students improve their math, science and technology skills in a fun and engaging setting:
A total of ~248 hours Annually (2.5 months of add’l school)
Engaging: Middle & High school Students
Students travel to Harlem and the Upper West Side from the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and various parts of Manhattan
Students can also participate via Zoom
Dates: July 10th - August 28th, 2021
Are you in middle or high school and would like to enroll for free?
Click the link below to apply for this summer's Enrichment & STEM Camp:
CAMP FELIX IS HIRING!
Do you know someone looking for a fun and exciting summer job?
SPEND YOUR AUGUST AT CAMP FELIX!
Located in Putnam Valley (1-hour north of NYC), Camp Felix is an overnight summer camp experience for young people in foster care.
Click the link below for current openings and to apply!
A Message From Famous Footwear:
"Famous Footwear is proud to support the Ticket to Dream Foundation and foster youth nationwide. We think everyone deserves to feel a little famous— including our store Associates! That’s why we’re inviting current and former foster youth to join our team. We encourage you to find your fit with us by exploring job openings at a store near you."
WITH CANDI MARIE AND SEAN ANDERS
Check out Felix Jr. Board Member, Candi Marie's, podcast for encouraging testimonies and uplifting advice! Click the link below to tune in.
Level Up is an inspirational one-day conference for foster youth. This event will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021.
This program is presented by: The Felix Organization, Music is Unity, and The Purple Project.
Please check back here for updates soon!