Category: News

  • Leadership, Fun, and Interaction

    Leadership, Fun, and Interaction

    Most interaction between LITs and Coaches happens at one of these specific events: community practices, quarterly tournaments, and camp. We had a rare treat this past weekend when UP hosted a joint coaches meeting and LIT weekend with almost a dozen coaches and more than 40 LITs gathered in one place at the same time! […]

  • Welcome New LITs!

    Welcome New LITs!

    This past Friday and Saturday, Ultimate Peace gathered more than 50 diverse young people to spend time together and learn a lot about leadership. Arriving from more than 10 different Arab and Jewish communities by bus, car, and train, these spectacular teenagers began their year together. The weekend started with a welcoming ceremony from Program […]

  • Middle East Coaches Training

    Middle East Coaches Training

    This past weekend, more than twenty UP staff and coaches came together to discuss this year’s upcoming programs. We would like to thank all of the volunteers for their participation at the meeting, and for their future contributions of time and energy as we work to make Ultimate Peace’s Year-Round Program more amazing this year! The […]

  • Kicking Off The New Year

    Kicking Off The New Year

    After another successful camp, and a couple of weeks to catch our breath, Ultimate Peace is back!  With the beginning of the school year in the Middle East on September 1st, communities where we work with the local school will be starting practices.  Other communities will come online as the logistics and schedule work themselves […]

  • 2015 CIT Graduation

    2015 CIT Graduation

    On Saturday evening, the entire Camp UP 2015 came together to celebrate the 2nd graduating class of CITs.  (Coaches in Training)  Six young leaders sat in the middle of the stage.  Staff who had worked with them sat behind them, past graduates to their right, and UP leaders David and Linda to their left. Ali, […]