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Support our Giving Tuesday campaign and bring the healing power of adventure to young adults impacted by cancer.

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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

Save the date for #GivingTuesday on November 27! This Giving Tuesday, our goal is to raise $50,000 to bring the healing power of adventure to young adults impacted by cancer. Don’t want to wait for Giving Tuesday? Give now at the link in bio.

“This trip was life-changing. After I was diagnosed with cancer, I was in a really bad place. This trip allowed me to reclaim some of who I was before cancer and opened my eyes that there really is a way forward. The community I built here is lifelong.” – FD…

Our Ouray ice-climbing programs are open and we’ve got plenty more amazing adventures coming down the pipeline! From surfing to whitewater kayaking, we’ve got the perfect adventure for you! Check out our 2019 programs at the link in bio!

Winter is just around the corner which means our Ouray Ice Climbing Programs are officially open! Sign up today to join us in Ouray, Colorado for a week of insane ice climbing adventures. Learn more at our link in bio.

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