So What Else Inc. is providing 35 diverse after-school programs weekly during the school year, 15 weeks of quality day camp over the summer and serving more than 1,500 kids a year. All of our programming is free of cost for youth, families, host schools and centers.
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So What Else is a grassroots service organization focusing on the empowerment and development of youth, through out of school time enrichment and community service.

Latest News

Summer Camp 2015!


So What Else is pleased to announce the kick off of our summer camp day programs on Monday June 22nd! During our camps youth will get to explore and discover through hands on learning, outdoor play and creativity … [Read More...]

Bottle Brick Bench Success with Green Path Academy


We are pleased to announce the 2nd bottle brick bench in Maryland is finished! Big thank you to our Green Path Academy Staff who worked so hard with Roland Park County School to build this beautiful bench.¬†Students … [Read More...]

Join Our Summer Student Board!


Are you a high-school student who is passionate about serving your community? Are you looking for SSL hours this summer? Join our student board and become a SWE 2015 Intern. Intern roles include working at our summer … [Read More...]

Read About How We are Making an Impact

Eutaw letter

Check Out Our Good Work: We invite you to read this letter we received from the Principle of Eutaw-Marshburn Elementary School in Baltimore City. We have recently expanded our youth programming to Baltimore City … [Read More...]

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

  • Independence Day Parade Recycling Project
    Date: July 4, 2015
    Time: 11:30 am --- 2:30 pm
    Location: Meet by the Smithsonian Metro stop around 11:15

    So What Else will join park service rangers in the Washington DC Independence Day Parade (yes, IN the parade!) and collect recyclables from the crowds at the tail end of the parade procession. All volunteers will receive a t-shirt and…

  • Independence Day Grounds Recycling Initiative
    Date: July 4, 2015
    Time: 4:30 pm --- 9:00 pm
    Location: Survey Lodge Station

    Help promote sustainability by encouraging high volumes of visitors to recycle during the annual Independence Day Celebration! Volunteers will collect recyclables, ensure they are deposited in the correct area, and answer questions in an effort to educate the public and…

  • Jubilee Carwash Fundraiser
    Date: July 25, 2015
    Time: 10:00 am --- 1:00 pm
    Location: 10408 Montgomery Avenue, Kensington MD 20895

    So What Else is returning to Jubilee to help them at their annual carwash. The Jubilee Association of Maryland provides opportunities and support for adults with disabilities, and this carwash helps them fund their year-round efforts.