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!
Raise $5,000 and underwrite a First Descents multiday adventure. Your fundraising efforts will serve 15 young adults impacted by cancer!Get Started
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.Get Started
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.Get Started
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.Donate
We’re dreaming of our Iceland FDX adventure from 2015 today! Check out our 2018 international adventures to explore the globe with First Descents.
Looking for that route! Check out our 2018 programs and come out this summer to rock climb with us in Estes Park, Cascades Mountains, or the Adirondacks for an epic adventure #OutLivingIt – Learn more at firstdescents.org/programs
New to the Out Living It Blog: a recap of the epic adventures from FDX New Zealand! Read more about it on firstdescents.org
We’ve wrapped our 2018 ice climbing programs and are stoked to start our summer programs! Next up, surfing the Outer Banks! Photo by @rikapeterman