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Backcountry Cooking 101

Andy is our Leadership Program Coordinator. A long time volunteer and supporter, he started working at Outdoor Outreach in 2017.Cooking is part of our daily life in the backcountry. It should be in the frontcountry too, but with all of the hustle and bustle, some of us forget that it is sort of a cornerstone...
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Parks for All

Idris Ahmed is an Outdoor Outreach Leadership Program graduate, and former Crawford High School Adventure Club participant. Yesterday, he spoke to California State Legislators about the values of parks-based programs like Outdoor Outreach –and we could not be more proud.Below is a excerpt from his testimony:“I did not grow up in a family  that valued parks or the outdoors....
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The Faces of Outdoor Outreach: Sameer Azimi

One in 4 Outdoor Outreach participants are refugees or immigrants. Many have stories similar to Sameer’s:“I was born in Kabul. My family and I came to the US 12 years ago, to get away from the Taliban. I was 5; my brothers Sunil and Sahil were 3 and 1. My mom had to come alone first...
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