American Wanderer 
Foundation, Inc. 


is a 501(c)(3) Public Charity. Our mission is to connect today’s youth with the natural and historic wonders of America and educate them to become our future stewards. Kids love learning about their own world, and the 83 million acres of the National Parks is a great place to do it. If you haven't been to the National Parks out west you owe it to yourself to go. If you have been then you know exactly what we mean. Many don’t realize the value of using the wonders this country has to offer. Research has shown that environmental education has a huge benefit for all Kids. They grow more engaged in their work and perform better in every subject. Connect education with the real world. Physically place a kid in the canyons of Utah, the wonders of Yellowstone, or any of the parks we explore and see their eyes open and watch the knowledge pour in. They experience nature first hand - to see it, touch it, climb on it, hike it, explore it, breathe it, smell it, learn about it and experience a healthy lifestyle.

We believe that ALL children regardless of financial ability should be given the opportunity to learn about the wonders of America. We are currently developing future programs to do the same thing for physically handicapped youth. In doing this they cannot avoid being changed for life in their outlook and understanding of all the wonders around us. "Get into the National Parks and experience for real what you could never learn from just reading a book, looking at a picture, or watching a movie.” 

Help us help them make a difference and change the world.  Together, one child at a time, we can make the world a better place for them and ultimately all of us by creating the future stewards of our planet. To learn more about how you can help or make a donation please contact us at 203-557-3339