Effective April 28, 2020 Camp Manito-wish YMCA has suspended programming through August 14, 2020.  For more details, please refer to our “stay informed” link on our homepage.

“The Manito-wish Leadership Program has had a tremendous impact on our school since 1990. Both teachers and students describe the event as a highlight of their high-school careers. We bring our entire senior class plus advisors to engage in activities that promote leadership, community and trust. We always return charged up for the year and ready to take on new challenges. This yearly event has helped us break down cliques and healed divisions among students, and even between students and teachers.”

The world needs more leaders. 

Everyone has the potential to be a collaborative leader. At Manito-wish, we are dedicated to providing the training, skills and insight necessary to get them there.

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“Not only did students come back from this trip describing how amazing it was, but they came back acting in a way that reflected what they learned.  I have witnessed them be more consistently engaged in volunteering at school and in the community, be more mindful of their peers, and in many cases, be enthusiastic about returning as mentors for a new class of participants.  This is all the result of the intentional and dynamic way that Camp Manitowish Staff talked with us beforehand about outc…
Michael Greuel, Social Sciences and Theology Teacher

Testimonials

We support Manito-wish because of its commitment to youth, leadership training, outdoor education, long-standing traditions, character development, and simple pleasure.
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Effective April 28, 2020 Camp Manito-wish YMCA has suspended programming through August 14, 2020.  For more details, please refer to our “stay informed” link on our homepage.

“The Manito-wish Leadership Program has had a tremendous impact on our school since 1990. Both teachers and students describe the event as a highlight of their high-school careers. We bring our entire senior class plus advisors to engage in activities that promote leadership, community and trust. We always return charged up for the year and ready to take on new challenges. This yearly event has helped us break down cliques and healed divisions among students, and even between students and teachers.”

The world needs more leaders. 

Everyone has the potential to be a collaborative leader. At Manito-wish, we are dedicated to providing the training, skills and insight necessary to get them there.

Learn More

Provide us your contact information

Watch our video