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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

Our 2019 ice climbing programs might be over but we’ve got more than 150 incredible programs heading your way! Check out our website to learn more about our 2019 adventures. Don’t forget to spread the word to help us #PrescribeAdventure and reach more young adults impacted by cancer.

We just wrapped up two incredible ice climbing programs in Ouray, Colorado and we’re just getting started! Check out our upcoming 2019 programs to start #OutLivingIt with @first_descents!

Did you hear? @first_descents is headed to Ireland this September! Join us on a 10 day #OutLivingIt adventure through the national parks, jagged cliffs, and green hills of this unbelievable country. Head to firstdescents.org/programs to learn more and sign up!

Like this photo? You’ll love this! We’ve teamed up with @omazeworld to offer you the chance to WIN a trip to Antarctica aboard a @natgeo ship. And it’s all to support @first_descents! Head to omaze.com/antarctica to enter! You only have 41 days left to get your entries! #onlyatomaze #outlivingit

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