Doing good in the universe
$1 from every sale of our mountain line goes to Big City Mountaineers.
Big City Mountaineers instills critical life skills in under-resourced youth through transformative wilderness mentoring expeditions.
You help support the organization and the kids it serves every time you make a purchase from our mountain line!
We can vouch for the good that they're doing: Julianne volunteers as a mentor during one of the overnight camps. SO FUN!
- 82% of participants are youth of color
- 85% qualify for free and reduced lunch programs
- 60% have been exposed to violence at school
- 50% live in single-parent or foster-care households
- 1:1 mentoring with caring adult role models
- Challenging and inspirational mentorship setting
- Unique programming aligned with partner agency goals
- Follow-up transference activities
- Post-course alumni and youth engagement and employment opportunities
- Reduced likelihood to use drugs and alcohol
- Reduced likelihood to engage in violence
- Increased likelihood to succeed in school
- Increased likelihood to exhibit leadership
- Increased likelihood to maintain good health habits