Join a dedicated community advancing transformative Outward Bound programming for students across the Baltimore & Washington, DC regions. Through our programs, students build communities that empower them to find the support they need to take risks and build resilience skills. 84% of young people agree that they have the courage to face new challenges because of their Outward Bound program. To be a champion of Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School means more opportunity for local schools and students to engage in impactful SEL experiences.


A gift to Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound School is an investment in youth across the Baltimore and Washington, DC region.

Youth need social emotional skill building now, more than ever. Your support of CBOBS creates opportunity and access for more youth across the region to experience the the transformational power of an Outward Bound program. Together, we can achieve our vision of more resilient and compassionate individuals, a more resilient and compassionate world.



Get more involved with our work by joining our Board of Trustees or Advisory Board. The talents, skills, and guidance of our Boards & Committees are instrumental as deliver on the promise that developing a person’s character at any age is possible and should be a part of everyone’s educational experience.


Help us build a network of Outward Bound champions committed to making community investment in youth. Both school stakeholders and corporate connections are key to advancing our work and impact across the District. Whether a decision maker in your child’s school or someone in your professional network, an introduction can help us establish more school partners as well as fundraising support. 


Reenergize and refresh your team through our one-day professional teambuilding programs. Our programs bring colleagues together using a plan of outdoor initiatives and intentional group reflection that fosters professional generosity and empathy. Come out to our wooded Baltimore campus and ropes course or we’ll come to your office or retreat. 



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See what some of our local Washington, D.C. & Baltimore educator partners have to say about their Outward Bound experiences.