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Foundation Partners

First Descents foundation partners generously support the mission of FD and play a central role in helping us reach more young adults impacted by cancer and other serious health conditions.

BasePoint Foundation

The BasePoint Foundation partners with First Descents to underwrite adventure programs for young adult cancer survivors living in Westchester, NY as well as the broader NYC area. Providing positive experiences to young people coping with serious illnesses is central to BPF’s charitable priorities. Equally inspiring, BasePoint Foundation staff volunteer at FD programs and support regional events.

Michael and Terri Bowman

Outdoor Play

Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Always Keep Pedaling Foundation

Wacky Warriors

Rise Above It


Louis Legacy Foundation

Connecticut Challenge

The Char and Chuck Fowler Family Foundation

Chad McWhinney

The Aptman Family

The Anschutz Foundation

Jon & Mindy Gray Family Foundation

The Michael Gross Family Foundation

Nancy Lazkani

The Precourt Foundation

Joel and Tiffany Appel

Out Living It Blog


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