Thriving in the Great Outdoors

Guest blog co-authored by Nancy Brown, CEO of the American Heart Association and Michael Brune, Executive Director of the Sierra Club For the 10th consecutive year, the president signed a proclamation declaring that June is Great Outdoors Month. This is to encourage us to get outdoors and enjoy our natural heritage. While the president certainly…

5 Tips for Camping With Kids

OAK Member guest blog by Jessica Culverhouse, National Recreation and Park Association My family and I love to camp. My husband and I both grew up in camping families, and when our son was born, we knew we wanted to take him camping early and often to help foster a love for the outdoors and…

RELEASE: Outdoors Alliance for Kids, 300+ Youth Launch Great Outdoors America Week on Anacostia River

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, June 25, 2014 Contact: Virginia Cramer, 804-225-9113 x 102, virginia.cramer@sierraclub.org; Beth Dooley, 612-325-0203, beth@wildernessinquiry.org Outdoors Alliance for Kids, 300+ Youth Launch Great Outdoors America Week on Anacostia River Asst. Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) Darcy, Saint Paul Mayor Coleman Connect Kids with Nature Washington,  D.C.–  National leaders, mountaineers, and outdoor and…