Welcome to Parks4Kids! To grow and inpsire current and future generation of outdoor enthusiasts, the Outdoor Foundation and Outdoor Industry Association have launched the Parks4Kids campaign to connect young people with parks.

Parks4Kids was created to provide micro grants to teachers, schools and nonprofits to connect our next generation with our nation’s parks and public green spaces. For only $10, you can give a kid a powerful park experience!

Please use the sorting features on the right side of the page to narrow down your search. If you would like to see a map of all Parks4Kids Projects - CLICK HERE.

  1. SheJumps Wild Skills Initiatives - Salt Lake City, UT

    by SheJumps

    Wild Skills youth events teach young girls the survival and technical ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship, Other
    $2,500
  2. Camp Borrego - Borrego Springs CA

    by Anza-Borrego Foundation

    A three-day, two-night outdoor education program for 5th graders in A ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship
    $450
  3. The Club for Boys - Rapid City, SD

    by Brandon Hatle

    Male youth will summit Harney Peak, part of Black Elk National Wilder ...

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    Midwest Climbing, Hiking
    $0
  4. IIC Trails Elite Stewardship Program - Cedar City, UT

    by Southern Utah University

    The purpose of the IIC Trails Elite Stewardship Program is to train t ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship, Other
    $5,000
  5. SOS Outreach/June Creek Elementary School - Edwards, CO

    by Rebecca Gould

    Fourth grade students will receive scholarships to attend Colorado Na ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship
    $450
  6. Leadership and Resiliency Program Adventure Activities - Salt Lake City, UT

    by Housing Opportunities, Inc.

    The Leadership and Resiliency Program Adventure Activities allow yout ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Water Activities, Winter Activities
    $5,000
  7. Willow Brook Elementary - Oak Ridge, TN

    by Peter Blair

    In this project, we will take students to the Obed Wild and Scenic Ri ...

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    Southeast Climbing, Hiking
    $100
  8. Send HIV+ Kids to Summer Camp - Glennville, CA

    by Camp Laurel

    Camp Laurel is a resident camp that creates an emotionally and physic ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Water Activities, Other
    $0
  9. Rock on! Building Community Through Adventures in Geology - San Marcos, CA

    by HTeNC

    4th graders will build community and become school leaders through ou ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Climbing, Hiking
    $550
  10. Youth Works in the Parks - Moab, UT

    by Friends of Arches and Canyonlands Parks

    Twice per year, Youth Works in the Parks takes urban youth from under ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship, Other
    $5,000
  11. Explorer Explosion - Evanston, UT

    by BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

    The Explorer Explosion is a three day core values outdoor workshop fo ...

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    Intermountain Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Stewardship, Water Activities
    $1,419
  12. Camp The Eclipse 2017

    by The Circle School

    Ten K-12 students travel from PA to OR to visit National & State Park ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Climbing, Hiking, Water Activities
    $5