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7th Annual Youth Initiative at Alta

To make an impact on a Utah teen’s life, please click here: http://bit.ly/1EmtslX We are celebrating year number 7 this year for our Utah (Intermountain region) Youth Initiative at Alta called “(S)heJumps Into the Canyon”! Thank you to our gracious host Alta Ski Area for donating so much to make this happen annually. This year we need… Read more »

Jumper Profile: Amy Bigbee

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SheJumps Executive Director & Co-Founder Claire Smallwood wanted to take a moment to call out the original SheJumper–her mother, Amy Bigbee. Amy Bigbee owned a UPS Store franchise in Albuquerque, New Mexico for 15 years. During that time she donated a mailbox, countless shipping, printing, and design services. Also, she never let the crew give… Read more »

The North Face Awards Explore Fund Grant to SheJumps

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The SheJumps Youth Initiatives program supports a national effort to increase outdoor exploration among America’s youth. Salt Lake City, UTAH—As part of the $250,000 Explore Fund, The North Face has awarded a $5,000 Explore Fund Grant to SheJumps to be utilized in supporting their Youth Initiatives programming. The Explore Fund’s mission is to inspire and… Read more »

Intro to Whitewater Kayaking in Bend, OR

  SheJumps is excited to partner with Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe in Bend, Oregon to provide a special opportunity to learn the exhilarating sport of whitewater kayaking in a supportive, all-female environment! If you are looking for a challenge with big-time rewards, whitewater kayaking offers both in healthy doses. It takes some dedication, but… Read more »

Get the Girls Out National Director Position Open

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EDIT 8/19/2014: We are happy to announce that the position has been filled. Thank you so much to everyone who applied! Calling all talent! We are in search of a National Director of Get the Girls Out, effective immediately. If you think you have what it takes to join our team and make a difference… Read more »

Snow Sisters: A sisterhood of skiing in Alaska

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SheJumps is giving away a free spot on an all-women’s heli ski trip in Alaska this April (2015). All you have to do is buy a ticket (or ten) for $10 before September 30th. Read below for more information! “How do you even begin to describe this place?” This thought runs through my head as… Read more »

Alaska Youth Initiative: Boys & Girls Club learn to ski!

What do you get when you put 27 “never-ever” skiers and 8 volunteer ski instructors in one small rope tow area at the same time? Mayhem. Mayhem of the best kind, but still mayhem. Children grabbing a rope tow and falling over, being drug on their stomachs with skis behind them since they don’t know to let go,… Read more »

Youth Initiative Alaska!

Join us for an exciting youth initiative program! When: Friday 2/21, 4:30 pm Where: Hilltop Ski Area What: We are looking for volunteers to help 20 kids from the Boys & Girls Club (Mountain View) learn to ski for their first time! We are hoping for small groups, so the kids get some great instruction… Read more »