Elemental Awareness is a 501c3 Non-Profit organization founded upon the belief that a person can positively impact their world through an active involvement in their passions. By using our programs as the vehicle, we aim to encourage confidence and instill the realization that it is possible to be successful in life by doing what you love.
Elemental Awareness runs wilderness workshops where we attempt to pick up where traditional education leaves off. These workshops are for individuals looking to add a more hands on approach to their curriculum enabling their students to experience nature in its raw form.
Every year the Elemental Awareness Foundation sends groups of kids from underserved communities to Element Skate Camp. We aim to connect kids to nature through skateboarding
Elemental Awareness conducts a series of contests each year in many locations around the world. The contests are held to promote skateboarding asa positive activity and stimulate community support for youth in these areas.
Every year The Elemental Awareness Foundation brings instructors, interns, and Element team riders to the Sonoran desert outside of Phoenix, AZ to spend a week at Winter Count primitive skills gathering. Winter Count is one of the largest gatherings of wilderness guides, outdoor enthusiasts and primitive living practitioners, and here we learn valuable skills to take back and teach at our wilderness program at Element Skate Camp.
Every year, we make our way out the American Indian reservations, bearing the gift of skateboarding. These are some of the most impoverished areas of our nation –with high unemployment and even higher drug and alcohol abuse. Nevertheless skateboarding remains extremely popular for Native youth.
Every year the Elemental Awareness Foundation sends groups of kids from underserved communities to Element Skate Camp. We aim to connect kids to nature through skateboarding. Here is the video from this past summer showing some of the scholarship recipients and what they thought about their week at skate camp. SHOW MORE