Summer Camp 2024 registration and enrollment will open on April 17, 2024!

Free Summer Camps

Summer Camp registration opens on April 17. 2024 with over 30 locations through the City of Buffalo.

Activities will include academic support and extracurriculars, including physical activity, social emotional support, and field trips. Free breakfast and lunch will be provided (plus afternoon snacks at 7 hours/day sites).

Do you have any questions? Call/text our Summer Camp hotline at 716-253-1631.  

Student Eligibility

Student enrollment opens April 17, 2024 and closes June 18, 2024.

Student must be in PK – 6th grade in the 2023-24 school year

Student must be at least 5 years old by July 8, 2024

Student must be a Buffalo Public Schools student attending a district school, charter school, agency school, or Universal PK program

There are four ways to register:


Complete the online application below


Obtain and complete a paper application in-person at Say Yes Buffalo, 1166 Jefferson Ave, Suite A, Buffalo, NY 14208


Contact the site of your choosing to obtain an application


For multilingual support, schedule an appointment with Hope Refugee Drop-In Center to complete an application.

They are located at 248 W Ferry St in Buffalo, and their number is in the graphic below. (This phone number is only for those needing English language support in completing their applications, please!)

Please Note

From April 17th – May 1st we will prioritize the applications of students with economic need. While it isn’t guaranteed these students will secure enrollment at the site of their choosing, it is recommended they take advantage of this April 17th – May 1st enrollment window.

Additional Resources

Employment at Summer Camps

We are currently recruiting both certified teachers and support staff for our summer camp program!

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