January, 2024

Brunch and Business: CCP Reunion Highlights Networking Opportunities for Students 

From reconnecting with fellow alumni to networking with new mentors in breakout rooms, this year’s College Connections Program Brunch sparked engagement and enthusiasm among students. &nbs Read More

June, 2023

A Place to Call Home: The Fresh Air Fund’s New York Time’s Public Service Supplement

Thank you to The New York Times for an inspiring Public Service Supplement. Read More

May, 2023

Meet Deborah Asirifi: The Fresh Air Fund’s Chief Program Officer 

“Some of my favorite memories come from moments when I have on a Fresh Air Fund t-shirt, I have either often received smiles and head nods, and have been stopped to listen to a story about some Read More

May, 2023

Dear Mom: A Series of Love Notes From The Fresh Air Team to Their Incredible Mothers 

May is one of our favorite months because summer is right around the corner, and because it includes Mother’s Day which is a time to honor the incredible mothers and mother figures in our life. Read More

April, 2023

More Than a Summer: A Parent’s Perspective 

We understand that deciding when your child is ready for their first summer overnight experience is a big decision and are excited to share some perspectives directly from parents of Fresh Air pa Read More

April, 2023

Meet Fresh Air Alum: Matthew Diaz  

Matthew Diaz from the Bronx was nine-years-old when he first visited the Weir family from Ramsey, New Jersey in 2010 through The Fresh Air Fund’s Friendly Towns Program. For the next seven summ Read More

March, 2023

Community Partner Spotlight: Mixteca  

Last summer, The Fresh Air Fund partnered with Mixteca as part of the Summer Spaces program to provide New York City children, ages 5 to 12, with engaging and fun activities in their own Brooklyn Read More

February, 2023

Celebrating Black Excellence in Law

“Going to law school and being a lawyer does not mean you are checking off boxes to fit in. Law welcomes diverse experiences and encourages you to cultivate your passions to discover how it can 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

February, 2023

Meet Fresh Air Alum: Victoria Lee Jones  

Victoria Lee Jones first started her Fresh Air journey in 1997 at the age of eight when she visited the Rousell household in Malone, New York, as part of The Fund’s Friendly Towns Program. Duri Read More