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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!

Have a question or want to sign up for an event? Email¬†[email protected]

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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

2019 Ragnar Trail Relay - Snowmass

2019 Ragnar Trail Relay - Snowmass

2019 Ragnar Trail Relay - Snowmass
Goal:$40,000

2019 Leadville Trail 100 MTB

2019 Leadville Trail 100 MTB

2019 Leadville Trail 100 MTB
Goal:$150,000

2019 Leadville Trail 100 Run

2019 Leadville Trail 100 Run

2019 Leadville Trail 100 Run
Goal:$75,000

2019 TransRockies Run

2019 TransRockies Run

2019 TransRockies Run
Goal:$50,000

2019 TCS NYC Marathon

2019 TCS NYC Marathon

2019 TCS NYC Marathon
Goal:$50,000

#OutLivingIt

We’re stoked to launch our new programs inquiry landing page! First Descents is making it easier than ever before to start #OutLivingIt. Do you know a young adult impacted by cancer or MS? Share our page to get them out on a FREE outdoor adventure! Head to the link in…

Our summer program season is just around the corner! Stoked to kick off the year catching waves in one of our favorite places: Outer Banks, NC!

Did you hear we are partnering with @omazeworld AGAIN? This time to send you on an epic #OutLivingIt adventure to Croatia! Live it up @gameofthrones style over 5 days exploring the beautiful Dubrovnik. Head to omaze.com/croatia to enter! Entries start as low as $10 and proceeds are benefiting @first_descents!

Have you started your Out Living It Project yet? What are you waiting for? Summer is right around the corner and there is no better time to take on that challenge you’ve been putting off! Head to firstdescents.org to join the Out Living It Project and start raising funds for…

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