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Outdoors Alliance for Kids

Time to Create an ECHO Across America: Every Child Healthy Outdoors

Jackie Ostfeld | Posted 08.08.2014 | Impact
Jackie Ostfeld

While progress may be being made in some areas, there is still a lot of work to be done to ensure that all kids and youth are meeting the daily physical activity guidelines, and perhaps even more work to be done to ensure that getting outdoors is a part of that daily routine.

The Joys of Summer Include Savoring the Great Outdoors

Nancy Brown | Posted 08.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Ahh, summertime. Just hearing the word "summer" makes you relax a bit, especially for those who endured this harsh winter. As June turns to July, it...

Environmental Leaders Making Herstory

Jackie Ostfeld | Posted 05.21.2013 | Green
Jackie Ostfeld

While we should celebrate and lift up the women making a difference for our communities and our planet every day, Women's History Month gives us a nudge to do it now.

Calling All Role Models -- Including Elmo

Jackie Ostfeld | Posted 05.17.2013 | Impact
Jackie Ostfeld

Sierra Club's role models don't have red fur or say "oh boy, that tickles" when you squeeze them; they're just ordinary people like you and me doing extraordinary things every day in their communities.