Month: June 2017

Youth Leader Spotlight: Raina Flores

Our Youth Leadership Program is a very important part of Youth Odyssey. We love seeing familiar faces in our programs year after year! Many of those familiar faces grow and mature a lot and we like to challenge these individuals even more. We ask them to step up, help us lead, and be an example… Read more »

Summer Leadership Camps: Living Local Camp 2017!

Youth Odyssey recently completed its’ 3rd Living Local Camp! The campers spent time on the beach and did a boatload of fun activities with our Coastal Bend partners . They learned a variety of new skills and gained new experiences in addition to the basic life skills our programs teach. The youth learned how to… Read more »

Summer Leadership Camps: Nueces Delta

Last week, we had our first of six Summer Leadership Camps of the 2017 season, thanks to our sponsors! Our Nueces Delta Adventure Camp was a total success! We did a lot of really cool things and made new friends along the way. Our motto is “Opening Minds and Expanding Horizons”, which means on any… Read more »

School’s Out & The Numbers Are In

Summer’s here, school’s out and the reports are in. Youth Odyssey had another very successful school year with Corpus Christi Independent School District (CCISD). This year we had programs at Baker, Cunningham, Haas, Hamlin, Martin, and South Park middle schools. Not only did our youth prove that they had gained new skills this year, we… Read more »

Get To Know Our Board Member Mark

Youth Odyssey always has our antennae up for new candidates for our Board of Directors. If selected, we give them a few months to get acquainted with being on the board and seeing all that Youth Odyssey entails, at which point, I get the privilege to interview them. The goal is to get to know them better and see… Read more »