Double Your Donation: The Rusty Gregory Grant Challenge

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Rusty Gregory in front of PalisadesNow through June 30, your donations to NSAA's Mountain Foundation are matched up to $25,000 - thanks to the generosity of one of snowsports' preeminent leaders.

For every dollar donated, snowsports luminary and NSAA Lifetime Achievement Award winner Rusty Gregory will match it, up to $25,000. Help us get to $50,000 to support a full year of scholarships for ski industry leaders. These scholarships allow for the industry's brightest stars to attend education events critical to their career growth and the health of this industry we love. 

Reasons you should give

  1. Double Your Impact: Your contribution will be matched dollar for dollar by Rusty.
  2. Make A Difference: Annually, the Mountain Foundation gives out more than 30 scholarships to passionate ski industry employees.
  3. Support Education: Mountain Foundation scholarships are available for 10 education focused conferences, including: Winter Shows, National Convention, Downhill Bike Park Summit, PNSAA, MSAA, RMLA, and so many more!
  4. Build Community: Networking at NSAA’s event is one of the best opportunities to grow in the industry.
  5. Tax Benefits: The Mountain Foundation is a 501(c)3 and your contribution is tax-deductible.

What does $50,000 do?

  • $500 allows the Mountain Foundation to send one individual to Fall Education Seminars, RMLA or LMS, events which provide important learning opportunities for risk management and mountain operations
  • $1,000 covers the entire cost of one recipient to attend a Winter Conference and Tradeshow, Downhill Bike Park Summit, or Mountain Technology Symposium
  • $2,000 provides the opportunity for one ski area staff member to attend the National Convention and Tradeshow completely free of charge

Please consider giving today. Whether it's $5 or $5,000, all contributions are vital to reaching this goal.