What is Camp Enterprise?
It is an opportunity that can literally change your life! An extensive three-day camp offering students the opportunity to participate in leadership activities focusing on the Free Enterprise System. Camp Enterprise provides high school students with:
- Face-to-face opportunities to discuss issues
- An insight into business concepts
- An opportunity to build skills in the Art of Negotiation
- Presentations on the Private Enterprise system
- An opportunity to develop teamwork skills
- Challenging team games
- Panel discussions
- A chance to meet and speak with today’s business leaders
- Inspirational speakers
- An opportunity to forge new friendships
A Fantastic Opportunity
The Rotary Clubs of Mississauga Camp Enterprise has provided high school students with unique experiences in teambuilding, leadership, business principles and dealing with the challenges of life and business. The objective of the Camp Enterprise program is to explore, expose, challenge and awaken interest and imagination on the whole concept of Business and Private Enterprise.
Who Will Attend Camp Enterprise?
The ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ are selected from Mississauga area high schools. Attendees will be students who are enrolled in Grades 11 or 12, have demonstrated leadership skills and who are active in various school committees and activities.
Who Sponsors Camp Enterprise?
The nine Rotary Clubs of Mississauga are the sponsors of the program. Students are selected with the assistance of high school counsellors in cooperation with the Rotary Clubs of Mississauga Camp Enterprise committee members.
Where is Camp Enterprise Held?
At the Mississauga Campus of the University of Toronto. Students will be provided transportation to and from the University, lodging and meals. Students are supervised by camp counsellors who are Rotarians and leaders in the Mississauga business community.
What Does it Cost?
ALL EXPENSES PAID!!! The entire cost is funded by the Rotary Clubs of Mississauga.
What Should the Students Bring to Camp?
Personal toiletries, clothing and sleepwear are the only things needed. Wear clothes that are comfortable, such as jeans. Bedding is supplied by the camp. However an extra blanket or sleeping bag is recommended.