Explore Fund

Helping Kids discover Nature's playground

We at The North Face love the outdoors. It’s in our DNA and it defines us as a company. It’s where we develop character, confidence, clear minds, healthy bodies, and respect for nature. We believe in sharing this passion by enabling all types of exploration- from your backyard to the Himalayan Peaks. This passion is the catalyst behind The North Face® Explore Fund™. Our goal is to inspire and enable the next generation of explorers by funding non-profit organizations that are working to re-connect children with nature.

The Explore Fund supports organizations that encourage youth outdoor participation, focusing primarily on:

To maximize the impact of The Explore Fund, we limit our grants to those applications that comply with the following guidelines:


Are you an international organization interested in applying for the Explore Fund?
visit ExploreFund.eu (Europe) EnglishGermanyFranceSpainItaly or ExploreFund.ca (Canada) Canada