Outdoor Promise Partners with Appalachian Mountain Club

Outdoor Promise is proud to announce that we have recently become an affiliate of the Appalachian Mountain Club Youth Opportunities Program (AMC-YOP) and look forward to working together to get NYC youth outdoors. Outdoor Project’s CEO Ronald Zorrilla was one of many youth leaders participating in the Outdoor Leadership Training offered by the Appalachian Mountain Club.

To find out more about this training visit AMC’s site:

http://www.outdoors.org/yop/

Baruch Students Add Social Enterprises to Influence American Behavior

Five Baruch College students are changing the world as we know it with their innovative approaches to social problems. Dwight Peters, John Fout, Morris Sued, Eli Attias and Ronald Zorrilla were the winners of the CUNY IVE SmartPitch challenge in June this year and for good reason. Collectively, their services aid nonprofit fundraising, nutrition, food service, customer savings and environmental stewardship. Here's more about each of these entrepreneurs and their enterprises.