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Youth Leadership Academy


Entering 7th - 9th Grades

May 30th  - August 24th

This program prepares young leaders to inspire and model positive behavior. They will earn a volunteer certificate at the end of camp for their service-learning, and create their own passion projects. Academy participants may be in the building between 6:30am - 5:30pm, however they will only have counselor supervision from 9:00am - 3:00pm. 


How to Sign Up For Youth Leadership Academy (YLA)

STEP #1: YLA CAMPER INFO FORM (7th-9th Grade)

Camper Information

Please submit this form ONCE for each student that you would like to register for Youth Leadership Academy (YLA).


This information will be provided to the Y staff who are supervising your student.

This form does not guarantee your child's spot in camp. (Your child's spot is reserved for each day that is paid for in advance during Step #2 of the Registration process)


Register for each day your student will attend YLA to reserve their spot.
The daily fee is $35/day per child.
Use the Financial Assistance Form for scholarship information.

YLA at Moline-East Moline YMCA

Camp at Rock Island YMCA

The day(s) must be paid for in advance before attending and are non-refundable. 
Registration is open throughout camp and you can pay for each day in advance or as you go.

If this is your first time registering for a Y program online use this handy guide to make sure you have access to your online account
Note: A membership at the Y is not required to create your online account for online registrations.

Families on state aid may sign up for a maximum of 2 weeks at a time and must call the front desk 309-797-3945 to register. Co-payments must be paid in full before you can sign up for the upcoming month. The co-pay for June must be paid in full before signing up for July.