What’s New

Home / Get Involved / What’s New


Kathy Hoverman - Hiker Highlight Series

Welcome to our Hiker Highlight Series where we’ll be featuring community members sharing their why behind supporting Blue Sky’s Hike for Kids (and why you should too)! Register to #TakeAHikeForKids ...
Read More

Josh Stutz - Hiker Highlight Series

Welcome to our Hiker Highlight Series where we’ll be featuring community members sharing their why behind supporting Blue Sky’s Hike for Kids (and why you should too)! Register to #TakeAHikeForKids ...
Read More

Richard Baker - Hiker Highlight Series

Welcome to our Hiker Highlight Series where we’ll be featuring community members sharing their why behind supporting Blue Sky’s Hike for Kids (and why you should too)! Register to #TakeAHikeForKids ...
Read More

2022 Hike for Kids - Saturday, October 22nd

Will you #TakeAHikeForKids with us this October? Register today, then join us on Saturday, October 22 for our 11th Annual Hike for Kids! CLICK TO REGISTER NOW SHARE ABOUT THE EVENT! Scroll down t...
Read More

Incy Teoh - Hiker Highlight Series

Welcome to our Hiker Highlight Series where we’ll be featuring community members sharing their why behind supporting Blue Sky’s Hike for Kids (and why you should too)! Register to #TakeAHikeForKids ...
Read More

Andrew Sporrer - Hiker Highlight Series

Welcome to our Hiker Highlight Series where we’ll be featuring community members sharing their why behind supporting Blue Sky’s Hike for Kids (and why you should too)! Register to #TakeAHikeForKids ...
Read More

Blue Sky Broadcast

Check out our monthly newsletter to stay updated with Blue Sky Fund happenings! ...
Read More

Profit Shares

We are beyond grateful for our collaboration with incredible folks across Richmond. Huge thanks to the following organizations, companies, and restaurants for partnering with us in past months. Chipo...
Read More

#BlueSkiesAhead 2022 - May 2 & May 3

#BlueSkiesAhead is back and this year our goal is to raise $25,000 in 36 hours from Monday, May 2nd at 7am to Tuesday, May 3rd at 7pm. And we need YOU to help us do that! With a generous 1:1 match f...
Read More

#BlueSkiesAhead 2021 - May 19th & 20th

After a year plus spent indoors and isolated from peers - if there was ever a need for kids to get outside, it’s right now. We need your help to get kids back under blue skies in the months ahead! M...
Read More

We Stand With You.

Blue Sky Fund addresses racial equity in the outdoors by primarily serving youth of color, and we stand with our Black students, families, teachers, staff, neighbors and the Richmond community. We...
Read More

There are #BlueSkiesAhead for us all.

Blue Sky Supporters, We hope that you are healthy and safe. In this time of uncertainty, there's a core belief that Blue Sky instills in our students and gives us hope now: No matter what challenges...
Read More

Stay Safe and Think Outside

Dear Blue Sky Community,  Many of us are juggling family, work, mission, and personal health in a way that we could never have imagined, but here we find ourselves in the midst of an entirely di...
Read More

At a time of environmental crisis, how can we make sure the next generation cares about nature?

Blue Sky Fund was featured on The Hill!Story at a glance: Numerous studies prove the benefits of parks and outdoor spaces on children’s development.But a whopping 100 million Americans do not have a ...
Read More

Outdoor Leadership Institute Field Notes - Mike, Blue Sky Fund Volunteer

How do you begin to describe an amazing 12-day Outdoor Leadership Institute (OLI) experience as part of a crew of ten Richmond area high school students and two Blue Sky leaders? I’m not really su...
Read More

Hop on board for #BlueSkiesAhead!

Hop on board - Blue Sky Fund is GOING PLACES! For this year’s #BlueSkiesAhead online fundraising campaign on April 17-18, help the Blue Sky Fund bus travel from Church Hill down to the James River as ...
Read More

Blue Sky Fund featured in Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine

Summer Camps for Everyone - New programs are making camps more accessible and affordable - Hannah Sjovold credits the Blue Sky Fund Outdoor Leadership Institute for helping her “develop who I am an...
Read More

Blue Sky Fund Transitions Executive Leadership

The Organization Will Continue To Serve Over 2,200 Students Throughout the 2018-2019 School Year For Immediate Release – Dec. 6, 2018 Richmond, Virginia - The Blue Sky Fund Board of Directors anno...
Read More