Earth Day Pledge to Get Every Kid in a Park

guest blog by Jackie Ostfeld, Sierra Club Nearby Nature Director, Co-Founder and Chair of the Outdoors Alliance for Kids Our National Parks are turning 100, and they’re starting to look a little grey. Fifty-four is not just the age of President Obama, it’s also the average age of a visitor to Yellowstone National Park. America’s…

FACT SHEET: On Every Kid In a Park Day of Action, White House Announces Commitments to Getting Nearly Half a Million Kids Outside

originally published on WhiteHouse.gov The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release April 21, 2016 FACT SHEET: On Every Kid In a Park Day of Action, White House Announces Commitments to Getting Nearly Half a Million Kids Outside Today, the White House is announcing that more than two dozen foundations, companies and…

ADVISORY: White House and Partners to Host “Every Kid in a Park” Event at Fort McHenry to Celebrate National Park Week

April 19, 2016 PRESS ADVISORY White House and Partners to Host “Every Kid in a Park” Event at Fort McHenry to Celebrate National Park Week Contact: Sam Chiron, National Parks Conservation Association, 202.419.3712 or schiron@npca.org WHAT: During National Park Week, the White House’s Council on Environmental Quality, along with the City of Baltimore and other partner…