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Crossroads Camps
Serves grades 1-8
Summer program
1,050+ participants
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Crossroads Junior Leaders
Serves grades 3-7
School-year program
200+ particpants
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Crossroads C5 Leaders
Serves grades 8-12
Summer and school-year program
550+ participants
Includes Camp Lapham
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Grades 1-8 | Summer
1,050+ Youth Served
Our residential programs offer traditional camp activities while meeting social and emotional needs and instilling the confidence and skills that help youth be successful at home and in school. All while having FUN!



Grades 3-7 | School Year
200+ Youth Served
Junior Leaders build on their summer camp experiences during the school year, taking part in overnight weekend programs designed to foster leadership skills through outdoor education, art, service learning and beginning to map out their college and career plans.
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Crossroads Mission

Crossroads empowers youth to unlock their potential and positively impact the world.

At Crossroads, we believe that long-term empowerment programs plus consistent positive relationships are the keys to transforming youth who risk being defined by their past into young adults capable of defining their futures.

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The Urban Campfire

The Urban Campfire

May 9, 2019 5:30 pm

Click here for info on the 2019 Urban Campfire The Crossroads Urban Campfire is our signature event that raises funds to support the over 1,000...

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A Word From Crossroads

Crossroads on CBS Boston’s 4 Your Community!

On Saturday morning, Crossroads President Simon Hess and Crossroads graduate/summer staff member Kermelle Billy sat down with WBZ-TV’s Nick Giovanni to give a glimpse of what Crossroads is and does, the importance of our work, and success stories like Kermelle! Click the link to check out their segment.

Meet Stanley

Stanley is a sixth grade Boston Public School student from Dorchester, MA.  He arrived at summer camp for the first time in July and seemed both shy and withdrawn.  When it came time for his first swim lesson, Stanley quietly declined.  Despite the enthusiastic cajoling of his counselors, this scenario repeated itself day after day.  […]

Meet Unique

In 2007, seven-year-old Unique Hodge began her journey at Crossroads’ Camp Mitton. In a sharp contrast to the Unique of today, this little girl was shy and reluctant to speak in most situations. But as her days at Mitton continued on, the magic of Crossroads and the genuine care of the staff began to break […]

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