February, 2024

Our Fresh Air Experiences: Friendly Towns Alumni Share their Stories

In February, The Fresh Air Fund hosted the annual Friendly Towns Conference and welcomed volunteers, host families, staff and alumni to The Fresh Air Fund’s Sharpe Reservation in Fishkill, NY. Read More

February, 2024

10 Things We Love About Camp

Love is in the air this Valentine’s Day, and one thing we love the most is camp!  We’re excited to share 10 things we love about camp!  1. Making lifelong friends Camp is the place where fo Read More

January, 2024

The Power of Music: Building Confidence through the Guitar 

If there’s one thing children can find at summer camp, it’s adventure. From learning how to swim to hiking a mountain for the first time, there are so many different adventures children can e Read More

January, 2024

2023 Top Ten Instagram Moments

2023 was full of so many unforgettable memories, and we loved being able to share them with you on our Instagram! Check out some of our top moments from the year.  10. The Fresh Air Fund Pfe Read More

December, 2023

#FreshAirForever: From New York to Connecticut to Georgia, A Bond That Will Last a Lifetime 

Summers with Friendly Towns are an incredible opportunity to explore a new environment and discover new interests. For many participants, it is also an opportunity to create relationships that wi Read More

November, 2023

Summer 2023 Friendly Towns Photo Contest: Part 2

Summers with the Friendly Towns program are an incredible experience for both the children and host families involved. From playing games at state fairs to hiking trails and swimming at the beach Read More

October, 2023

Rain or Shine, Camp is Always a Good Time! 

Summers with The Fresh Air Fund are full of exploring the outdoors, hiking in the woods, swimming in the lake and spending time with friends outside! Occasionally, a storm will linger around camp Read More

September, 2023

Fresh Air Fall Fun: Four Activities Perfect for the Season 

We’re thrilled that fall is here! The season of pumpkins and leaves changing colors is a fantastic time of year to try out new activities and spend time outdoors. We are excited to share four o Read More

September, 2023

Summer 2023 Highlights: A Look Back at Some of our Favorite Moments 

From the never-ending laughter shared among fellow campers to days full of countless new opportunities, Summer 2023 at The Fresh Air Fund’s camps created memories that will last a lifetime!&nbs Read More

February, 2023

A Letter To Future First Time Camp Counselors 

Dear Wonderful Camp Counselors,   Congratulations on submitting your application and making the best decision to spend it at Fresh Air camp this summer! I know how difficult the application pro Read More