Every contribution helps under-resourced kids develop the skills and perspective needed to navigate life’s?challenges.
“I realized just how much I liked nature. I never knew how much before, but being out there and seeing the stars in the night sky - I really liked it!”
In 2018, Amal, age 17, had the opportunity to explore, learn, and grow in the Boundary Waters. Along with 4 of her peers from the Sisterhood Boutique – an entrepreneurial organization started by a group of East African high school […]
Your donation to BCM helps improve the self-esteem, sense of responsibility and communication skills of nearly 1,000 kids and teenagers annually.
$50 – One kid’s first Overnight Camp experience?
$100 – One full day of pre-expedition preparation including a practice hike?
$250 – Meals around a campfire for an entire week-long expedition
$500 – High quality tents and tarps for one expedition team
$1,000 – One teen’s entire week-long expedition including food, gear, clothing, and pre-trip prep
Charity Navigator is America’s premier independent charity evaluator. BCM has earned the highest rating – four out of four stars – indicating that we adhere to best practices and consistently execute our mission in a fiscally responsible way.
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Be the difference. Become a mentor.
Our volunteer mentors are the backbone of what we do at Big City Mountaineers. Learn what it takes to join the BCM team and start making a real difference in the lives of under-resourced youth.