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…

Fall Programming Update 

As you likely know, DC Public Schools will move to virtual and distance learning for the start of the 2020-2021 school year. In an effort to support our participants and their families during what we know will be a complicated fall, City…

Making the Most of Summer

City Kids kicked off its 2020 virtual summer program season with a Zoom ceremony on Saturday, June 13th that gave an overview of upcoming virtual Summer Programs and honored our graduating Seniors JETs (12th grade participants). We reviewed…

An Executive Transition and a Look to the Future

At the end of last month, we marked Eloise Russo’s departure from City Kids after 10 years of service to the organization. Our programs, staff and systems thrived under her guidance and  we are so grateful for the clear vision, charismatic…

Climbing to New Heights

On Saturday, February 1, as Elite & Leadership Program Coordinator, N’Dea Stewart led 10 City Kids from the Leadership cohort in the first of several indoor rock climbing trips of the year.

New City Kids Staff Members

As we start the new year, we are fortunate to be joined by several new staff members.

City Kids Hit the Slopes

Our Winter/Spring program season kicked off on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Whitetail Ski Resort in Mercersburg, PA. In this cross-program level activity, over 20 Leadership (9th grade) and JET (10th-12th grade) participants spent the day snow tubing.

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.

Washington, DC

2437 15th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

13055 So. US Hwy 191
Jackson, WY 83001