2021 Multiple Sclerosis Programs are live! Learn more about our upcoming adventures for young adults living with MS.
We can’t wait to finally come together for the First Descents Ball! 2021 will bring the community, celebration and out living it spirit that we’ve all been missing. So, save the date for the First Descents Ball!
While 2020 was not the year we hoped for, our sights are on the future. This long awaited FD Ball is about everything that’s yet to come! Join us as we honor those who support the future of FD and our vision to become the world leader in adventure-based healing. We’ve provided more than 10,000 life-changing adventures over the past two decades, and the next twenty years will be even more impactful. Don’t forget your dancing shoes, a generous spirit, and as always… a hat!
Stay tuned for more details on purchasing tickets, the event agenda, and the 2021 FD Ball in the coming months.
Contact Ray Shedd for more information on sponsoring or purchasing a table at the 20th Anniversary First Descents Ball.
*Need lodging? First Descents offers a variety of discounted room blocks at the Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch, the Westin Riverfront Resort, and the Comfort Inn. Contact FD to learn more about booking your room!Tickets on sale soon
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