Help Us Get Our Families Outdoors

The following wish list items help us make sure that our youth and families are equipped when they go outdoors. Additional items help YES staff work efficiently and comfortably and stay in communication.

For Campers:

  • Backpacks
  • Water Bottles
  • Flashlights and headlamps
  • New and slightly used sleeping bags
  • New playground balls and games

Check with YES staff ahead of time for following items:

  • Hiking boots for 15 10-13 year-olds: Check with us for specific sizes and needs
  • 5-10 folding chairs
  • Waterproof/shockproof cameras, specific camera batteries
  • Reliable laptops
  • Walkie Talkies
  • Gardening gloves (kid-sized and adult-sized)
  • Office supplies and furniture
  • Earthquake preparedness kits / backpacks for individual families

Ultimate wish list item:

  • A 12- or 15-passenger YES van to truly make trips to the outdoors more accessible!

Please check back regularly for new updates.