Each year, the Youth Rally hosts kids and teens living with conditions of the
and bladder at a college campus for a 5-night one of a kind camp experience that promotes
independence, self-esteem, learning, friendship, and FUN!
"Being a counselor is as much an amazing honor as it is a huge responsibility.
Each year I learn something new about a child, another counselor, myself, and life. Seldom does
one get the opportunity to be a mentor, friend, care provider, confidante, and at the same time
ability to make a lasting impression on another human being who has overcome similar
-Paul Hastings, Youth Rally President and CEO (pictured on the left with a fellow counselor and 2
at the 2017 Youth Rally 'Summer of Love' Dance), is not only an avid volunteer, but was born with
Disease and has been living an active life since ileostomy surgery in 1979.