2015 Registration Opens -- Inviting Colleges to Participate and Compete to Get the Most People Outdoors and Active
Washington DC, April 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Outdoor Nation, a national initiative that connects college students and their communities to the outdoors, is now sponsored by both The North Face and REI Foundation and has officially opened its 2015 Campus Challenge registration -- inviting colleges and universities across the US to sign up their schools to participate in the nationwide competition to get the most people recreating outdoors.
National retailer features videos and images from more than 55 nonprofit partners
Each year, REI partners with nonprofit organizations across the country committed to enhancing inspiring outdoor places where its members and customers play. In 2014, the national retailer awarded $4.6 million in grants to more than 300 nonprofits. Engaging videos, images and stories from more than 55 of these amazing partners can be viewed at REI.com.
This year, REI buils upon a long-standing commitment to maintain the outdoors by awarding $4.6 million in grants to more than 300 nonprofit organizations. The funding will help enhance more than 650 parks, trails and waterways across the country – places enjoyed by REI’s members, customers and other adventurers. View some of the great work from 45 of the national retailer's nonprofit partners on REI.com.