RYLA in District 5330 is the largest over night RYLA in the Rotary world. With over 600 kids broken out over two weekends, we serve a two county area in southern California made up of parts of Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Below are some quick facts:
The Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is a three-day Leadership Conference. It is a reward for outstanding youth to further develop their leadership skills. The event is sponsored by the 61 Rotary Clubs in District 5330 (San Bernardino & Riverside Counties) and combines learning in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. Additionally, [the atmosphere is filled] with social and fun time to provide a fast paced and memorable leadership experience.
Over two weekends in March and April, RYLA will be held at the Thousand Pines camp, Crestline, California. The program features several outstanding leadership speakers Friday through Sunday. These presentations are followed by small group discussions with trained adult discussion leaders. Recreation activities are scheduled throughout the weekend, including sports, games and a Saturday carnival. Additionally, excellent food and snacks are also provided.