Startup promotes ‘Adventure for Good’ in Favelas of Brazil

“Create real social change through the power of rock climbing and the power of adventure.” That’s the goal of a unique project being promoted by BEYONDgear, a social enterprise working to raise funds for an ambitious project in the favelas slums of Rio de Janeiro. Watch this video for the full story, and then donate here if you’re motivated and want to help the organization in its quest to expand horizons and change lives.

—Learn more about BEYONDgear and the organization’s fundraising campaign on its indiegogo page here.

Stephen Regenold

Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.