Live PHAT (Protect your Head at All Times)

PHAT (Protect your Head at All Times) is a non-profit program that promotes the use of helmets in all sports where head injury is a serious risk. Its work is based on recent medical literature proving helmets work in preventing head injuries – from concussions to Traumatic Brain Injuries – that can have devastating physical, … Read more

Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports

Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports has been at the forefront of sports and recreation for those with disabilities in New England for more than 20 years. They believe sports and recreation provide a physical, mental and social experience that is immeasurable in promoting self-confidence and independence in an individual. Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is … Read more

What’s Your Watermark?

  “What’s Your Watermark?” is meant to challenge people to make a positive impact on the environmental state of water. The “Watermark” is a a symbol of pride, proving a person has made a step toward improving our most valuable resource, water. Their mission is to inspire humanity to make a positive change toward their … Read more

The One Video Every Winter Sport Lover Needs to Watch

Thank you to Miriam Jehangir for the great article “The One Video Every Winter Sport Lover Needs to Watch” on F1RST TO KNOW regarding the new B.A.S.I.C.S. documentary #HelmetsAreCool! Read and share the article and video at:

Show Your Support with a High Fives Candle!

Looking for the perfect gift? Get a new High Fives Candle from Rescued Wine Candles (Truckee, CA) and help support the program services of the Foundation!  Enjoy aromas of forest pines with notes of spicy clove and cinnamon stick. Half of the sales from this candle are donated to the High Fives Foundation. Order yours … Read more

Q: How do I choose products that give back? A: Warren Pieces

The Gear Guy at Outside Online has highlighted our friends from Warren, VT. The awesome craftsmanship and artistry that goes into all Warren Pieces products is synonymous with their commitment to the High Fives Foundation. Warren Pieces is a great contributor to the Foundation. Read the insightful article here! 

Thank You to the National Ski Patrol for Endorsing #HelmetsAreCool

Thank you to the National Ski Patrol for endorsing the new B.A.S.I.C.S. safety documentary #HelmetsAreCool! The National Ski Patrol is a member-driven professional organization of registered ski patrols striving to be recognized as the premier provider of training and education programs for emergency rescuers serving the outdoor recreation community. To meet that goal, and promote … Read more

Choice Traumatic Brain Injury Support Services, Inc

#HighFivesAthlete and TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury) survivor, Michael Schwarz works with the great people at Choice Traumatic Brain Injury Support Services, Inc in Montpelier, VT.  At Choice Support Services they support and encourage individual uniqueness and personal choice. Through teaching, challenging, and inspiring individuals and their families, with an emphasis on team work, every effort is … Read more

Get Your #HelmetsAreCool Stickers!

Help support the High Fives Foundation B.A.S.I.C.S. Program 2013 safety initiative, #HelmetsAreCool. For just $10.00 you’ll be mailed (one) #HelmetsAreCool sticker packet and (two) #HelmetsAreCool die-cut stickers.Order yours here:

Thank You to the New High Fives Contributors!

Thank you to new High Fives Foundation contributors: Bay Area Ski Bus and Warren Pieces! The Bay Area Ski Bus is a division of Recreation Connection, Inc. – a tour & event management company that specializes in coordinating ski & adventure tours, senior graduation trips and endurance races. RC, Inc. opened its doors in … Read more