SUPPORT GREAT TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS
Contribute to Big City Mountaineers' Programming
Donate To Our Capital Campaign
In 2017, our Boundary Waters Basecamp was tragically burned to the ground during a lightning storm. We need your help to rebuild the outpost.
CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP & MORE
Purchase an item on Big City Mountaineers’ gear wishlist, fundraise, or become a corporate sponsor to support our program.
Our positive effect on the lives of under-resourced kids and teenagers is only possible with the support of generous donors like you. Every contribution you make goes directly toward BCM programs with a proven track record of:
Increasing graduation rates
Reducing drug use
BCM By The Numbers
When you donate to Big City Mountaineers, you’re making a real impact on young lives across America. Here’s what success looks like thanks to contributions like yours:
10,012 young people who’ve
experienced our programs
12,056 hard-earned miles hiked
across the country
43,629 inspirational nights spent
under the stars
5,755 volunteer mentors who’ve
helped transform lives
84,410 rods portaged with determination
94 wilderness areas, national
parks and forests explored
Outdoor-enthusiast and ambitious inventor Skip Yowell was the spark that started it all at BCM 20 years ago. The JanSport co-founder’s $100,000 donation on behalf of his company completely transformed our organization at a critical time in its development. Read more about Skip’s inspiring legacy here.
In Skip’s honor, you can help found BCM’s future by joining the Skip Yowell Legacy Circle. Become a member by donating $20 or more per month or an annual gift of $1,000 or more.
As a member, you’ll receive:
- Behind-the-scenes access to BCM strategy and planning sessions
- Invitations to BCM events in your area
- Donation impact updates, e-newsletter acknowledgement and more
More Ways to Make a Difference
Here are more ways to support BCM’s mission of instilling critical life skills in under-resourced teens through wilderness mentoring experiences.
Become a corporate sponsor
Mail your donation to:
Big City Mountaineers
710 10th St. Suite 120
Golden, CO 80401