America's First Historically Black Summer Camp for Girls

est. 1924



In the summer of 2019, Black Outside, Inc proudly resurrected America's first summer overnight camp for black girls: Camp Founder Girls which began in San Antonio, TX. Today Camp Founder Girls carries on the proud legacy of Founder Girls past by providing an immersive week-long overnight camp centered on bravery, confidence, creativity, and strength. 

If you are seeking further information on Camp Founder Girls, email


Growth is made outdoors...

I’ve seen (my daughter) come out of her comfort zone.

- Camp Founder Girls (Parent)