camp common ground:

A summer camp that brings racially and economically diverse middle schoolers together. We equip them with the leadership, social-emotional, and cultural competencies that they’ll use to develop meaningful relationships with each other. And we have so much fun!

summer 2017 applications are Live.

We are actively interviewing and accepting applications for summer 2017. We have rolling admissions and 32 spots. Apply now!

reminisce about 2016.

Wow, what an amazing summer.  To the Commoner Class of 2016: We miss you, we are inspired by you, and we will see you soon.




Check out photos from Camp Common Ground Summer 2016!

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Check out our Scholarship Fundraising Campaign here—to send 14 youth leaders to camp!

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Camp Common Ground—Oakland has fiscally sponsored 501(c)(3) status from the Social Good Fund. All donations are tax deductible.