Teen Leadership/CIT Program

YMCA Camp Immokalee’s counselor-in-training (CIT) program provides campers age 16 and 17 the opportunity to develop leadership and goal management skills necessary for success in college, career, and community.

CIT participants take part in programming and curriculum focused on the leadership skills necessary to be a leader of self and then a leader of others. Flexible thinking, problem-solving, and goal management are also key skills taught during this program through meetings and practical experiences.

Requirements to be Considered for Participation

  • Must be between a rising junior or senior or turn 16 by 6/1/2020
  • Must submit an application with two (2) references by either:
    • Mail (6765 Immokalee Rd. Keystone Heights, FL 32656)
    • Scanned and emailed to aeast@fcymca.org
    • Faxed to 352.473.7106
    • NOTE: Second-year CITs need only one reference.

Program Dates and Rates

Three Week Sessions

CIT Three-Week Session (June 7-27): $900

Two-Week Sessions

CIT Two-Week Session A (July 5-18): $625

CIT Two-Week Session B (July 19 – August 1): $625

One-Week Sessions

CIT One-Week Session A (June 28 – July 4): $350

CIT One-Week Session B (August 2-8): $300

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A mandatory CIT retreat will be held at Camp Immokalee May 22-24.