Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: March 17, 2011, 6:00 PM
The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency, has provided free summer vacations to over 1.7 million New York City children since 1877.
Nearly 10,000 New York City children enjoy free Fresh Air Fund programs annually. Nearly 5,000 children visit volunteer host families in suburbs and small town communities across 13 states from Virginia to Maine and Canada.
Additionally, 3,000 children attend five Fresh Air camps on a 2,300 acre site in Fishkill, New York.