September, 2022

Fresh Air Favorite Recipes

One of our favorite classes at camp this summer was culinary arts! We learned a lot from the basics of cooking to some really awesome recipes that we could make at home!   Check out som Read More

August, 2022

Meet Fresh Air Alum: Uriel Flores-Garcia

Uriel Flores-Garcia started his Fresh Air journey as a camper at Camp Tommy. While at Camp Tommy, he made new friends and memories that would last a lifetime. This summer, he has a new role – a Read More

August, 2022

Summer Spaces: Exploring, Creating and Getting Active!

This summer New York City children, ages 5 to 12, had fun playing outdoors and explored new skills through engaging and collaborative activities at The Fresh Air Fund’s Summer Spaces program.&n Read More

July, 2022

Why is Outdoor Play Important for Kids?

“Camp is different from the city because we are outside a lot more. We aren’t inside glued to our phones. I was afraid I would be bored at camp, but we have so much fun,” said thirteen-year Read More

July, 2022

Fresh Air Summer 2022: Celebrating the Joy of Summer

What does summer 2022 mean to our Fresh Air family? For our staff, partner organizations and host families, it means being part of bringing the joy of summer to NYC children. For Fresh Air kids, Read More

June, 2022

Celebrating The College Connections Program’s High School Graduates!

“Working with advisors and alongside my peers was a transformative experience. Through having weekly meetings for three years, I was able to see growth within myself. I learned to deal with my Read More