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New City Kids Staff Members

At the start of the new year, City Kids was fortunate to be joined by two new staff members. Starting with the new JET Program Manager, Paige McLaughlin. Paige joined the team in January and will be overseeing the planning and implementation of JET Programming. The JET Program is designed to give experienced City Kids […]

CK Continuous Learning Newsletter February 2021

We’ve created this newsletter in the spirit of true community cohesion, learning, and growth. Each section of this newsletter is dedicated to one of the pillars of our community – Youth Development, Risk Management and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. We have also included a reading list and “watchlist” in the spirit of #continuouslearning during this […]

Fall Programming Update

City Kids kicked off our 2020-21 Program Year on Monday, September 28th with our Fall Kick-off Event. Typically, the kick-off event is held in-person at our City Kids Office. This year, because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we invited City Kids participants, their families, current staff, volunteers, and Board Members to a virtual Zoom event. […]

A Summer Like No Other

When the COVID-19 pandemic closed City Kids Wilderness Project’s offices and postponed our programming in March, as an organization, we, like the rest of the world, had no idea how long we would remain in a state of isolation.

City Kids Wilderness Project Annual Report 2019

In the face of a global pandemic, a national movement demanding racial justice, and an Executive Director transition, we are entering a new chapter in City Kids history. Typically, the Annual Report would look back on the previous year, 2019. Given the unprecedented start to 2020, we wanted to also share how City Kids has […]

JET Talks – EPISODE 2: Family & Friendship

Check out the second episode of JET Talks, a new podcast designed and created by City Kids JETs for the City Kids community. Throughout the year, a small group of JET participants will share stories and explore meaningful themes about their City Kids experiences.   *NEW* Episode 2: Family & Friendship Reflections on the power […]

Support City Kids through Old Bill’s Fun Run

City Kids is proud to join the over 200 nonprofits who are participating in Old Bill’s Fun Run this year. Old Bill’s has always been one of the largest fundraisers each year for City Kids and this year it will be the most crucial fundraising effort in the event’s 24-year history.  While we are not […]

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City Kids Wilderness Project


City Kids Wilderness Project is a non-profit organization founded on the belief that providing enriching life experiences for DC children can enhance their lives, the lives of their families and the greater community.

Washington, DC

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