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Back-to-School summer camp draws dozens

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Over 3 dozen middle school students are ending a Back-to-School summer camp sponsored by Westcare Pacific Islands Project Isa-ta in Dededo. The camp uses a Personal Responsibility Education Program curriculum that aims to help adolescents create healthy relationships, make positive changes and resist peer pressure.

The camp is being held at the Macheche Community Center - a building that had been operated by a local nonprofit for the past five years - but was handed over to the Dededo Mayor's Office for community activities last month.

The camp ends on August 11.

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