Healthy Holidays: Incorporating the Outdoors into our Seasonal Celebrations

Join us in BEING INTENTIONAL about Black Family Health over the holidays! It’s the most wonderful time of the year- a time when we gather at the ancestral lands of our parents, grandparents, and great grandparents, cook our favorite homemade foods, decorate our homes  with  greenery, fruits and fire, and sing of snow filled winters with our…

The Trail Mix: Outside in October

You’re invited to Prowl Owls, Pick Apples, Carve Pumpkins, and Glamp Out with us this month. Atlanta, Georgia Essential Camping Skills and Introduction to Backcountry Cooking with REI October 3  Warm Springs National Fish Hatchery Open House October 10 Pick Apples at Hillcrest Orchards in Ellijay Georgia October 17 Halloween Hike at Amicola Falls and Burts Farm’s Pumpkin Hunt…

The Trail Mix: #WhitneyHiking Remix

Scoop in with Outdoor Afro as we stargaze the Perseid Meteor Shower, go Spelunking at Mammoth Cave, and Find Our Greatest Love of All on Mount Whitney and Around the Country Atlanta, Georgia Ziplining and Whitewater Rafting August  8 Stargazing the Perseid Showers on the Arabian Mountain August 12 #WhitneyHiking to Red Top Mountain August 16…

#WhitneyHiking: Finding Your Greatest Love of All in Nature

#WhitneyHiking: the act of being your full, entire self in nature and claiming a green (or California brown) space for your own. #WhitneyHiking may include foraging for beauty on a nature walk, a laughter filled trek up a local summit, and/or singing Whitney Houston songs on the hiking trail. Written By National Program Director Zoë…

Come to the Outdoor Afro Glamp Out!

Become A Superstar Sponsor! On October 1, 2015, we invite you to rejoice in our success and invest in our promising future of relevant outdoor engagement with our first ever gala celebration and fundraiser: “The Outdoor Afro Glamp Out” at the Oakland Museum of California, 6-10pm! With an expected 250 guests from around the country,…

Now Serving: BBQ Sustainability Realness

Earth, Wind and Fire blasting on the speakers. Children running through sprinklers. Flip Flops. Dominoes. And the delicious smell of marinated meat and veggies on the grill. Is anyone else ready for Fourth of July barbecuing? From the family reunion to the beach party, Outdoor Afro has got you covered on incorporating environmental stewardship into our…