Peace Advocates Zamboanga Foundation (PAZ), gathered more than 60 children in a Summer Camp that took place last May 22 to May 24, 2018 at Our Lady of Pilar Retreat House and Formation Center, Barangay Mercedes, Zamboanga City. In its journey for Sustainable Peace through Youth Empowerment, the Children’s Summer Peace Camp 2018 was organized to teach the participants the value of Leadership, Teamwork, and Responsiblity through various activities.
The camp activities consists of team effort and creative arts such as Visual Arts, Music, Theatre and Journalism. It is aimed that the Children will be able to explore their skills, engage with their fellow participants and their young adult facilitators, take action, and emphasizing responsibility of being part of a team.
In an official post of PAZ as the Camp ended, “learning and practicing peace as inward love, creative expression and outward service, and creating a meaningful connections with others and themselves through touching their personal well being as a child.” (PAZ)