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Press & Awards

KIP in the News

"Kids in Parks encourages families to hit the trails" - The Washington Post article
"Science’s Newest Miracle Drug Is Free" - Outside Magazine article
"Kids in Parks Program Encourages Nature Explorations and Play" - Carolina Parent article
"Outside in Appalachia Part 2: Kids in the Park" - West Virginia Public Broadcasting article
"The Poetry of Science at the Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site" - Discover Magazine article
"Getting families and kids healthy, on TRACK Trails" - Asheville Citizen Times article
"Head Out for a Daily Dose of Green Space" - New York Times article
"The Trees Will See You Now" - Our State Magazine article



Winner: Youth Engagement Award

Winner: Champion of Change Award

Winner: Outstanding Public Engagement Award


Research & Reports