Outdoor Afro is the nation’s leading, cutting edge network that celebrates and inspires African American connections and leadership in nature. Helping people take better care of themselves, their communities, and the planet we all share.
Founded in 1954, American Whitewater is a national non-profit organization with a mission “to conserve and restore America’s whitewater resources and to enhance opportunities to enjoy them safely.
NATIONAL SKI PATROL
Yakima is proud to support the National Ski Patrol. Since 1938, the nonprofit National Ski Patrol has dedicated itself to – and has become the preeminent authority on – serving the public and outdoor recreation industry by providing education and credentialing to emergency care and safety services providers.
Founded in 2009, the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) develops high school mountain biking programs for student-athletes across the United States. NICA provides leadership, services, and governance for local leagues to produce quality mountain bike events, and supports every student-athlete in the development of a strong body, strong mind, and strong character through their efforts on the bike.