The YES Summer Camp

Northern Savings is proud to support The Youth Excellence Society (YES). For over 45 years, YES has provided a unique learning experience to more than 10,000 young people from across BC. This charitable, non-partisan organization provides exceptional leadership training to BC's youth through the support of the province's co-operative and credit union movement.

Week-Long/Live-In Youth Leadership Retreats

  • Open to youth ages 14 to 18
  • Located at Cowichan Lake Outdoor Education and Conference Centre on Vancouver Island
  • Focuses on values of self-awareness, communication, leadership and cooperation 

How to Apply

If you are interested being sponsored* by Northern Savings to attend one of the 2022 YES camps, email us at no later than June 3, 2022; alternatively, you can contact your branch.
*Northern Savings will cover one week of camp fees as well as travel costs including: flights, gas, or ferry fees for the camper to get to and from the camp (up to a maximum of $1,000). If two campers are selected for the year, then travel refund is a maximum of $500 each. Receipts must be provided to Northern Savings and travel booking must be made by the camper/guardian. Hotels, food, and miscellaneous items are not covered by Northern Savings.