Kids in America who don't spend recreational time outdoors list these reasons as to why:
They don't have the skills or abilities (1 out of 5 kids)
They don't have anyone to participate with (1 out of 5 kids)
Outdoor recreation equipment is too expensive (1 out of 5 kids)
Participants expressed after going on a trip that they wanted to go again.
Participants reported that when they set goals during the trip, they achieved them!
Participants felt listened to by the adults on the trip.
Elevate Youth partners with youth organizations around Boston to provide transformative outdoor experiences throughout the year.
We want to hear from you! Whether you're interested in a partnership, becoming a volunteer/mentor, or just want to hear more about Elevate Youth - we would love to talk!