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Calling All Future Camp Leaders: Introducing the GRIT CIT Mentorship Program

Hey there, Jersey City Parents!

Is your child dreaming of becoming a camp counselor but not quite ready to say goodbye to the fun of being a camper?

Get ready to GRIT it out with our brand-new CIT Mentorship Program!

What is the GRIT CIT Program?

GRIT stands for Growing Responsible & Inspiring Teens. This exciting program is designed for awesome young people (ages 13-15) who want a taste of what it's like to be a camp counselor while still enjoying all the fun and adventure that GRIT offers.

Why GRIT CIT is Perfect for You:

  • Develop Leadership Skills: Learn to be a role model, lead group activities, and create a positive and inclusive environment for younger campers.

  • Gain Valuable Community Service Credits: Learn what it takes to earn community service credits and bolster your college resume!

  • Unleash Your Inner Counselor: Assist experienced GRIT Camp Directors with activities and games and ensure everyone has an amazing time at camp!

  • Keep the Camper Fun Alive: You get to relive the best parts of being a camper while making new friends and building your confidence.

What to Expect:

Under the guidance of our awesome GRIT Camp Directors, you'll be mentored and supported as you help out with camp activities. You'll get hands-on experience in:

  • Leading Games and Sports:  From capture the flag to arts & crafts, you'll help guide younger campers and make sure everyone's included in the fun.

  • Building Camper Connections: You'll be a buddy and confidante to younger campers, helping them feel welcome and engaged throughout the summer.

  • Social Media and Video Editing: As a GRIT CIT Mentee, you will help create and publish content for our GRIT App and social media channel GRit_JC .

  • Creating a Positive Camp Vibe: Your enthusiasm and leadership will set the tone for an unforgettable summer experience for everyone!

Ready to Become a GRIT CIT?

Apply at or text us @ 201 -596-6626 o learn more and secure your spot in the program. Spaces are limited for this fantastic opportunity, so don't delay!

Get ready for an incredible summer at GRIT– We can't wait to have you join the GRIT CIT team!

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