Songs of Hope enrollment for 2015 starts in October!
For information on fees, application procedures, and more, go to Dates and Fees for details.
Coming in June 2015: GLOBAL REACH™Arts & Cultural Camp
Registration for this camp will begin November 1, 2014. To read more, click Here
Songs of Hope™ is a six-week, overnight performing arts summer camp in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA for kids aged 10 and older from around the world. More than just a performing arts camp, Songs of Hope™ offers participants a unique opportunity to live in community with kids from other countries and cultures while learning and performing music from many countries.
Each summer, a select group of no more than 50 children and young adults venture to Minnesota from Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East, and the U.S. They arrive as strangers but soon find themselves embraced in a closely-knit, supportive community as they learn popular songs and dances from each other’s cultures. Then, they take these songs of peace, love, and respect into neighboring communities in a joyous celebration of cultural unity, delighting their audiences along the way.
The lessons learned during these six weeks are profound. The friendships are enduring. And the stories are inspirational. Taking part in the Songs of Hope™ camp is a transformational experience. To learn why, please explore this website. We have a lot of details, videos, and photos so you can read, see, and hear for yourselves.
Where We're From!
A sampling of SOH campers from many, past years. Click on the blue markers below to learn more.