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Outward Bound has been changing lives through challenge and discovery for more than 50 years by providing opportunities for personal growth, self-reliance, teamwork and compassion.

Thank you for supporting the work of Outward Bound and becoming part of a community that develops accomplished and compassionate people to make a positive difference in their lives, their communities and the world. There are many ways to give! If you'd like to make a monetary donation, please donate here. Read below for more ways to contribute!

STOCK TRANSFER

We accept charitable donations through stock transfer. These donations are tax-deductible and can help you avoid capital-gains taxes. Please complete this form and send it to your broker to initiate the transfer. If you have additional questions about this form of donating please contact Vanessa at vbaker@outwardboundcalifornia.org.


GIVE OUTDOOR GEAR

Help outfit Bay Area youth from our partner schools and nonprofits with the gear they need for their Outward Bound expeditions!  We are pleased to accept durable gear that’s in new or very good condition. Complete the Info Form to Donate Gear! 


VOLUNTEER

Join us for our monthly social volunteer night every second Wednesday of the month. We play music, work in groups, and provide dinner and drinks. Take a look at our Facebook page for updates and to sign up.


 

 

WALK YOUR DOG WITH A LEASH FROM DOGPATCH SF

This San Francisco-based company makes sturdy leashes from decommissioned climbing ropes from Outward Bound California’s programming, and donates a portion of the purchase back to Outward Bound California!


 

GEAR STORE

Show your Outward Bound pride! Shop our CafePress store for Outward Bound logo gear. You’ll be surprised how many times you’ll get stopped on the street by folks who have shared this life changing experience as well.

A portion of your purchase of Outward Bound merchandise funds Outward Bound programs. Your support allows us to continue to deliver exceptional courses to our students through scholarships and program innovation.


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