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Stories of Transformation Straight from the Source

Amal and Friends’ Story

Amal and Friends’ Story

December 10, 2018


In 2018, Amal, age 17, had the opportunity to explore, learn, and grow in the Boundary Waters. Along with 4 of her peers from the Sisterhood Boutique – an entrepreneurial organization started by a group of East African high school […]

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Teddy’s Story

Teddy’s Story

November 10, 2018


One of the youth who experienced the power of BCM’s programs was Teddy, a 16-year-old.  Teddy comes from a single-parent home where he had to help his parent out of an abusive relationship.  For the first time he experienced the […]

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Meet Our New National Program Director, Jason Yale

October 25, 2018


We’re excited to introduce you to the newest BCM member, Jason Yale, National Program Director. Learn more about Jason below and make sure to welcome him on board if you get a chance to meet him in person! Where are […]

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Why Do You Summit for Someone? Katie’s Inspiration

September 17, 2018


There are many reasons why people choose to participate on our ‘Summit for Someone’ program. Today, we want to highlight Katie, who climbed Mt. Evans, a 14,000-foot peak in Colorado in memory of her cousin Ryan who tragically fell to […]

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Goal-setting in the backcountry: Dymond’s success

August 24, 2018


We are so proud of Dymond and her newly accomplished goal to quit smoking! On a BCM trip, the important life skill of goal-setting is a key part of the curriculum. Every morning in the backcountry, the group members circle around […]

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