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Anyone with a backyard can host a child (after going through the appropriate screening process, of course). And most who do host find it to be a life-enhancing, wonderful experience.
Again: it's NOT too late to volunteer.
For more information, either read Ogintz' blog or go directly to the Fresh Air Fund's website.
The Fresh Air Fund has been successfully getting children out of the cities for vacations since 1877. It would be a tragedy if they weren't successful in that mission this year.