CatRock Ventures mission is to invest in Bronx youth by providing transformative outdoor experiences, community service learning opportunities and academic support to encourage underserved teenagers to:

  • Foster a personal connection to the outdoors and a commitment to environmental stewardship;

  • Adopt a healthy lifestyle that is physically, emotionally and mentally balanced;

  • Become empowered, confident and prepared to make a difference in their own communities;

  • Realize their leadership potential and develop their abilities to both responsibly lead and effectively work in teams;

  • Stay on course to receive their high school diplomas and take advantage of the many college and career opportunities available to them.