2015 GRCA Conference!
We’re thrilled to open registration for our 9th annual Girls Rock Camp Alliance Conference! This event will be taking place March 19-22, 2015 in and around Philadelphia, PA USA. The main purpose of the GRCA Conference is to provide a place for skill-building, resource-sharing, and community. In addition to this, GRCA is also invested in […]
2014 GRCA Conference on its way!
We’re so excited to announce that more than 170 participants from all over the world will attend the 8th annual Girls Rock Camp Alliance conference that is happening from March 20–23, 2014, at the Appel Farm and Music Center, Elmer, New Jersey. Intergenerational and International Movement Building is this years theme of the conference: What […]
GRCA benefits of the proceeds of the 2014 She Rocks Awards!
We are thrilled to announce that the GRCA are beneficiaries of the proceeds of the 2014 She Rocks Awards, presented by Women’s International Music Network. The She Rocks Awards will take place at the NAMM convention on January 24th, 2014,, and the honorees are Sheila E. Fanpage and Janie L Hendrix, President & CEO of […]
Impressions GRCA Europe Conference Day 1
Wednesday, August 2nd Today, those of us on the organizers track started the day with a workshop on fundraising for rock camps, led by Hanna and Åsa from Popkollo. First, we brainstormed on a variety of funding sources, including government and private/corporate sponsorship, crowd funding, and more. The workshop leaders showed us how they rated […]
First GRCA Europe Conference on its way!
It’s happening! From July 30th to August 4th, Girls Rock Camp organizers and leaders from all over Europe will get together in Sweden for the first regional GRCA Europe Conference! 5 days of workshops, training, group discussion and activities, movie night, skills sharing and networking. Stay tuned and check back for more detailed information and […]
GRCA benefits from Bikini Kill and VFILES collaboration!
In celebration of The Feminist Press’ THE RIOT GRRRL COLLECTION, a compilation of rescued riot grrrl ephemera, VFILES has collaborated with iconic riot grrrl band Bikini Kill on a 4pc capsule collection. Proceeds of these exclusive reissues will go towards funding the Girls Rock Camp Alliance!
Girls Rock Camp Alliance debuts new website & promo video!
The new website will give an overview of GRCA’s work around the world, providing updates on current activities at local rock camps, ways to get involved, and resources for upcoming and member camps, allies, sponsors and anyone interested in how to start a girls rock camp! Also, check out our brand new collaborative video featuring […]
Girls Rock Brasil – first camp in South America!
Over 50 girls from all over South America participated in Girls Rock Camp Brasil in Sorocaba, Sao Paulo, January 14-19, 2013. Flavia Biggs, founder of the first Girls Rock Camp in South America is musician and sociology teacher. She states in an interview: This is something that I have been thinking about since I went […]
GRCA’s 7th annual conference coming up!
We are really excited about our 7th Annual Girls Rock Camp Alliance Conference coming up March 21-24 in Atlanta, GA, USA. There will be 47 camps represented from all over the world. The theme of this year’s conference is Allyship & Visibility: What are the ways that we can act as allies toward one another, […]