Trips & Treks: Growing Together connects students with the world around them.
To reduce the stress associated with daily teenage life, we expose students to a variety of camping and hiking experiences. At the same time, by adventuring into communities, students get an up-close look at civic duty and workforce development.
NEEDS: Gear & Supplies; Meals; Transportation
Team Projects: Growing Together teaches students that strong leaders give back.
As students increase their awareness about what's important to them, they're empowered with opportunities to practice civic engagement and to implement service projects benefiting our community. These experiences lead to the development of leadership skills.
NEEDS: Props; Supplies; Meals; Transportation
Technology & Supplies: Growing Together requires additional manpower and infrastructure.
Nearly 300 students apply annually to participate in Cypress Adventures. As our programs continue to grow, so must our staff and infrastructure.
NEEDS: Technology; Software; Part-time Staff
Training & Certifications: Growing Together advances our skills through ongoing professional development.
As a member of the Association for Experiential Education and the American Canoe Association, opportunities for professional development strengthen our teaching abilities, student outcomes and our credibility with our community.
NEEDS: Ongoing Training; Certifications; Travel