Presenter: Kyle Macdonald Date: 05/10/2016 Time: 55:24
Join Outdoors Empowered Network (OEN), founder Kyle Macdonald, as he shares a unique and highly effective program model that is providing immersive and culturally relevant outdoor experiences to thousands of youth living in cities around the U.S. Member Programs of the Network use the model to build community capacity to connect youth to nature by putting resources in the hands of teachers and youth workers by training them in wilderness leadership skills and providing free access to outdoor Gear Libraries. Learn about the advantages and challenges of a network approach that is leveraging collaboration to get over 10,000 youth outdoors annually. Lastly, hear more about what you can do to bring this program model to your community.