Here at the Outdoor Collective preservation, conservation, and doing good in the local community is deeply rooted in our DNA. That’s why every transaction made on our website will help advance one of these efforts (preservation, conservation, and doing good locally). There are so many good causes out there and we want to be a catalyst for these amazing organizations that are making a difference in the wild places we live and play in every day. We also realize there are groups that are doing good work right here in Western North Carolina from stewardship to mentoring and teaching the next generation to make good decisions that will impact our planet and this world for decades to come.
Check out the non-profits that you’re supporting this month by making a purchase on our site. Your purchase truly does make a difference.
The Conservation Alliance: We harness the collective power of business and outdoor communities to fund and advocate for the protection of North America’s wild places. Their vision is a planet where wild places, wildlife, and people thrive together. Learn More.
Wilderness Education Association: Advancing professionalism of outdoor leaders through standards, training, and credentialing. Their vision is to provide standards of professionalism in the outdoor education field through strategic alliances with key stakeholders to create the respected curriculum, and to maintain a database for outdoor educators to be verified and recognized. Learn More.
Black Mountain Home for Children: To glorify God by caring for children and families. Black Mountain Home serves children from birth through college graduation and beyond who have been abused, abandoned, or neglected. Learn More.
Do you know a non-profit making a difference?
Tell us about it. We want to celebrate and support those doing good in our communities and wild places.