THE OUTDOOR GUIDE FOUNDATION
Challenge The Wild proudly supports The Outdoor Guide Foundation. The Outdoor Guide Foundation is the not for profit arm of The Outdoor Guide, a free online resource set up by Julia Bradbury and her sister Gina. The Foundation has a simple aim; to make the outdoors more accessible for all – particularly children. For schools planning or wanting to set up an outdoor learning space or simply get kids outside in all weathers, they should first consider the need for proper clothing, waterproofs and wellies.
The foundation’s current goal is get 10 sets of wellies and waterproofs to every state primary schools in the UK, all 20,000 of them!
It's A Cause We're Proud To Support
Do you know some children get outside less than prison inmates?
We are in the midst of a physical and mental health crisis, exacerbated by the current pandemic. In reality this equates to 9 children in every state funded class of 30 living below the poverty line. The benefits of getting children outside are well documented and numerous, including: