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The Faces of Outdoor Outreach: Anthony Poblete, Instructor

Outdoor Outreach is a San Diego-based non-profit that provides a safe space for youth to learn about themselves and the people they’d like to be.  Read Anthony’s story to learn a little about these types of experiences first-hand.  Anthony “Outdoor Outreach is an outlet for me to truly see what I’m capable of.  Never in my […]
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The Faces of Outdoor Outreach: Deven Kosar, Instructor

What kind of experience can Outdoor Outreach provide to a young person? In the words of one of our instructors, Deven, Outdoor Outreach can be truly “eye-opening.”  Connect with Deven’s story to see the transformative power that this program can have on San Diego’s youth and participants.Deven“I grew up in a single parent household, along […]
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Holiday Gift Guide for Good

With the holidays right around the corner, many of you might be feeling a little nervous about what to get your loved ones, particularly those who enjoy the outdoors.  Perhaps you’re hoping to give back a little bit more this holiday and donate time or funds towards sharing the holiday cheer with those less fortunate. […]
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The Top 10 Comfort Food Restaurants in San Diego

With the wind picking up, a slight chill in the air and the holidays just around the corner, it’s time for comfort food. Those deliciously nostalgic meals that take us back to our childhood. We begin to salivate just reading the menu: mac n’ cheese, fried chicken, spaghetti and meatballs, chili, biscuits and gravy, chicken […]
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Why you should support AB18, SB5 and AB250

The beach belongs to all Californians. But in reality, access to California’s coast is a growing problem, and the vast majority of visitors to our national parks are white and aging. In the last few years, low- and medium-income Californians have effectively been priced out of coastal areas when it comes to the cost of […]
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The Faces of Outdoor Outreach: Dave LaSorte, Volunteer

Have you been thinking about volunteering? Meet Dave –one of Outdoor Outreach’s most active volunteers. “I have been volunteering with Outdoor Outreach for about 5 years. I’m 53 years old, originally from Delaware, where it’s flat and there’s nothing to climb. The first trip I volunteered on was a rock climbing trip, which at the time wasn’t even […]
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Thank you prAna

Don’t miss out on prAna’s warehouse sale this week! prAna will generously share the proceeds with Outdoor Outreach. prAna has been supporting Outdoor Outreach since 2011, and has made a huge difference in our ability to provide transformative outdoor programs for urban and diverse youth. Pictured: our team picking out some gear for our participants!!
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Stay Cool San Diego: The Best Outdoor Activities for Summertime

With summer creeping in, we all enjoy outdoor activities where we can stay cool. Over the next few months, our programs will include kayaking, surfing and standup paddle boarding. Sounds like fun? We’ve put together some tips for beating the heat in San Diego while still enjoying some of your favorite outdoor activities!Splashing Around at Waterfront ParkIf you have […]
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