Since 1877, The Fresh Air Fund has unlocked the limitless potential of more than 1.8 million children from New York City's low-income communities.
Families from across the East Coast and Southern Canada volunteer to host children through The Fresh Air Fund, and you will be able to choose the family you would like your child to visit. Volunteer hosts live in rural, suburban and small town communities, which we call “Friendly Towns”. All adults (18 or older) in a host family’s.
Since 1877, The Fresh Air Fund has unlocked the limitless potential of more than 1.8 million New York City children from low-income communities. Each year, t.
May 11, 2017 · F or nearly 150 years, the Fresh Air Fund has extolled the virtues of life’s simple, natural pleasures, running summer camps for underprivileged, urban-dwelling kids. But their mission has proven far from simple. I set out to write a story about race and the Fresh Air rural hosting movement. The Fresh Air Fund tried to block me from telling that story.Author: Tobin Shearer.