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Out Living It Project

Out Living It Projects are where community, creativity, and philanthropy collide! Start an Out Living It Project and add special meaning to your next adventure or event by raising funds and awareness for First Descents.

 

Start your own fundraiser or join one of our feature events below!

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5,521,403 Raised
21,133 Supporters
3,069 OLI Projects

$5,000

Sponsor a multiday program

Raise $5,000 and underwrite a First Descents multiday adventure. Your fundraising efforts will serve 15 young adults impacted by cancer!

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$1,750

Pay it forward

Now that you've been on your First Descents program, pay it forward! Raise $1,750 and send a young adult impacted by cancer on a life-changing, week-long adventure.

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$540

Dish it out

Healthy food and nutrition is a huge part of the First Descents experience. Raise $540 and cover the cost of food and travel for one FD participant.

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$120

Lend to a local

First Descents is not just a one off experience - we are still here to support you long after your program through our local adventure communities. Donate $120 and send one young adult impacted by cancer on a local adventure.

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Join the FD Tribe at one of our team events below

From Ragnar Trail - Snowmass to the Leadville 100 MTB Race, we have an event for everyone.

Team Events

2018 Ragnar Trail Snowmass

2018 Ragnar Trail Snowmass

2018 Ragnar Trail Snowmass
Goal:$60,000

2018 Climbathon

2018 Climbathon

2018 Climbathon
Goal:$100,000

2018 Leadville Trail 100 MTB

2018 Leadville Trail 100 MTB

2018 Leadville Trail 100 MTB
Goal:$250,000 - Email [email protected] to join the team

2018 Leadville Trail 100 RUN

2018 Leadville Trail 100 RUN

2018 Leadville Trail 100 RUN
Goal:$50,000

10th Annual Man of the Cliff

10th Annual Man of the Cliff

10th Annual Man of the Cliff
Goal:$25,000

2018 TCS New York City Marathon

2018 TCS New York City Marathon

2018 TCS New York City Marathon
Goal:$65,000

#OutLivingIt

Are you interested in raising funds for First Descents and paying it forward so other young adults impacted by cancer can experience FD? Check out the Out Living It Project and add special meaning to your next adventure! You can do anything to raise money – run a race, kayak…

We just added new spots to our FDX Main Salmon program! If you are looking for a last minute summer adventure, look no further! This once in a lifetime adventure will take you down the river through the heart of the Idaho wilderness for an entire week with your FD…

Climbathon is only one month away! We want you to join us for this nationwide day of climbing to raise funds for First Descents and young adults impacted by cancer! Your $30 registration covers your climbing gym day pass, rental gear and gets you a Climbathon t-shirt! Rope up to…

This November, we will be #OutLivingIt in Costa Rica and we still have open participant spots! On this once in a lifetime adventure, you’ll whitewater raft through the rainforest, sea kayak through the mangroves, hike to epic waterfalls, and horseback ride under the canopy! If you are an FD alumni…

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