Fresh Air for City Kids

Thousands of volunteer host families throughout 13 Northeastern states and Canada open their hearts and homes to New York city children from underprivileged communities through The Fresh Air Fund, which celebrates its 133rd summer this year.

If you would like to join the Fresh Air Fund volunteer host family program this summer, contact LaShika Walker at 212-897-8962 or The Fresh Air Fund at 800-367-0003. You can also learn more about the Volunteer Host Family program by visiting the fund’s Web site at