2024 Second Empowerment Grant Cycle Now Open!

High Fives Foundation is on a mission to prevent life-changing injuries while offering resources and hope to those who encounter them. With a focus on outdoor adventure sports and support for wounded Veterans, they stand as a beacon of empowerment in the face of adversity.
High Fives Foundation offers three grant cycles throughout the year. The current spotlight shines on the May Cycle, open from May 1 to May 31. This cycle specifically targets individuals injured in outdoor adventure sports. To be considered, applications must be submitted with a minimum of 24 hours left in the cycle period. This ensures ample time for processing and approval. Successful applicants will be notified of their status by July 1.

What is the Empowerment Fund?

Providing Resources and Inspiration

The Empowerment Fund, a cornerstone of High Fives Foundation, offers essential resources and inspiration to those grappling with life-changing injuries. Whether it’s spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, amputations, or other mobility-limiting injuries, the Foundation is dedicated to offering support in various forms. Grant funding, approved by the Board, is allocated to service providers across distinct categories: adaptive sports equipment, healing networks, medical equipment, programs, living expenses, and emergency care/injury expenses.

Join the Journey

High Fives Foundation stands as a testament to resilience and empowerment in the face of life’s challenges. If you or someone you know could benefit from their support, don’t hesitate to apply for the May Cycle grant today. Together, let’s pave the way for hope and recovery in the outdoor adventure community!