25 Years of City Kids - At A Glance

Take a walk through the timeline of City Kids as we celebrate our 25th Anniversary.

PRESS RELEASE: City Kids Celebrates 25 Years

Since 1996, the organization has impacted +500 youth through DC and Wyoming programming.

VIDEO | Adarius Henderson Interview with The Weather Channel

Adarius Henderson, CK Alum, speaks with The Weather Channel about his experiences as a City Kid and his time in Wyoming. View Video ->

Summer Camp 2021: COVID-19 Risk Mitigation

While many activities at City Kids are outside, this summer all activities other than cabin time will move outside including meals and traditional indoor classes.

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.

JET Talks - Episode 1: Alone & Surviving

Check out the first 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…

Nature Must Be Accessible to All

Recently featured in the Parks and Recreation Magazine, this article was written by Alumni Engagement and Success Partner, Priya Cook, with a focus on City Kids.

City Kids Community: We Love You

To our Black youth and families, colleagues, and community members: We Love You. You are Important. You Matter. We are Here for You.

Anti-Racism Resources

Ways to take action to support the Black community: Educate yourself; call your communities to this work; listen to Black voices; donate to Black-led organizations and movements; and stay updated and engaged.

Leadership Transition Press Release

Eloise Russo, Executive Director of City Kids Wilderness Project Announces Departure

Building Resiliency. Broadening Horizons. Ensuring Skills for Success.

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.

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