Welcome to Chicago Alive Youth Camp!

Chicago Alive Youth Camp is a Christian-based organization dedicated to seeing the lives of urban Chicago transformed with the power and love of the gospel Jesus Christ.

– See a Video of the Camping Experience –


Are You Ready for Camp?

We are looking forward to seeing you at one of our two great camps this year:

Ages 9-13

Dickson Valley Camp

June 27th to 30th



Ages 14-17

Expeditions Unlimited

Aug 9th to 12th


Please make sure to register before the deadlines:

  • June 9th for Dickson Valley (Ages 9-13)
  • July 24 for Expeditions Unlimited (Ages 14-17)

We hope you’re looking forward to camp, as we are.


Campers will need to complete:

2023 Summer Camper Registration Dickson Valley (Ages 9-13)

2023 Summer Camper Registration Expeditions (Ages 14-17)

2023 Expeditions Unlimited Registration (Ages 14-17 – both forms are required)

2023 State Aid Form

Interested in Being a Counselor?: click here


Chicago Alive Youth Camp is now part of
Family Empowerment Centers.