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Corporate Volunteer Opportunities with Outdoor Outreach

Is your company looking for ways to give back to the community where you work?Our corporate sponsorship activities are the perfect opportunity to get more connected to community organizations and to learn more about nonprofit organizations like Outdoor Outreach. Our volunteering opportunities connect corporate volunteers with Outdoor Outreach youth, instructors and staff in a mutually […]
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Backpacking 101 With Outdoor Outreach

Backpacking 101How to backpack like a (Leadership Program graduate) proInterested in setting off on a multi-day backpacking trip, but just aren’t sure where to start? The thirteen young adults who joined the Outdoor Outreach Leadership Program this summer were recently in your shoes. Having never done more than a day hike, these teens had 8 […]
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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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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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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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Connecting the Divide: Getting close

Michael Hervey has been an Outdoor Outreach volunteer since 2016; in April 2017, he will be taking on a long-distance hike along the Continental Divide Trail. Michael has taken this opportunity to raise money for Outdoor Outreach, and bring awareness to cultural and socio-economic barriers to outdoor access. My thru hike of the Continental Divide Trail is beginning to […]
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