Partners and Sponsors
OAS relies on the support of hundreds of individuals and dozens of sponsorships each year. Our partners and sponsors provide critical funds and opportunities to successfully carry out the mission of OAS.
These organizations provide access to their facilities in addition to financial and in-kind support:
Guiding climbers at Smith Rock since 1983, the strength of Smith Rock Climbing School lies in the hands of their friendly and talented guides who all share a common passion for climbing. SRCS generously donates their time to support OAS’ outdoor climbing program at Smith.
As a year round destination, Mt. Bachelor boasts nearly 4,300 acres of skiable terrain, 360 degrees of skiing off the summit, and 3,365 feet of total vert. With a season that extends through the month of May, Mt. Bachelor provides endless winter opportunity for all ability levels. Throughout the summer, visitors can enjoy the thrill of a lift-access Downhill Bike Park, scenic lift rides and views across the Cascade mountain range, beautiful sunset dinners, or a friendly game of disc golf.
Hoodoo Ski Area sits on the summit of Oregon’s Santiam Pass and is Oregon’s most centrally located destination for winter sports enthusiasts. Just 44 miles west of Bend, 85 miles east of Eugene and 130 miles southeast of Portland, Hoodoo Ski Area offers more than 800 acres of terrain, 34 runs, five lifts and one of the largest tubing parks in the West. Founded in 1938, Hoodoo is Central Oregon’s original ski area and your destination for family-friendly fun in your backyard!
Central Oregon’s only indoor climbing facility has something for everyone! Beginner-advanced climbing terrain, youth programs, yoga, and a fitness room. Bend Rock Gym not only continuously works to include individuals with disabilities in their gym and programs but also provides tons of support for OAS climbing through financial and in-kind donations.
Awbrey Glen’s 18-hole championship golf course plays from 5,400 yards to almost 7,000 yards. Golfers revel in the surrounding scenery: rugged outcroppings of lava and red-hued basalt, spectacular views of the Cascades, and shimmering lakes. Awbrey Glen donates the use of their facilities for OAS golf programming.
Double Black Diamond Sponsors
Founded in 2009 in Bend, Oregon, Hydro Flask is the award-winning leader in high-performance insulated products ranging from beverage and food flasks to the new Unbound Series Soft Coolers. Inspiring an active and joyful life on the go, Hydro Flask innovations showcase TempShield double-wall vacuum insulation to lock in temperature, 18/8 stainless steel ensuring pure taste and durable, ergonomic design for the ultimate trusted sidekick. Every adventure begins with two simple words: Let’s Go!
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation’s funding is dedicated to supporting both programs and scientific research to improve the quality of life for those affected by and living with spinal cord injury. The Craig H. Neilsen Foundation provided a grant to Oregon Adaptive Sports to expand our off-road cycling program and develop a partnership with world renowned Craig Hospital out of Denver Colorado.
Disabled Sports USA’s mission is to provide national leadership and opportunities for individuals with disabilities to develop independence, confidence, and fitness through participation in community sports, recreation and educational programs.
Every day, we work hard to pursue our vision that “every person, regardless of ability, has an equal opportunity to participate in sports and recreation in their community.
Bend Magazine celebrates mountain culture through the lens of Bend’s renowned lifestyle and landscape, telling the stories that make our region one of the most acclaimed destinations in the country. Our growing readership includes locals and visitors from throughout the Pacific Northwest who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle and actively participate in Central Oregon’s vibrant tourism industry, growing real estate markets and esteemed entrepreneurial ventures. Bend Magazine hosts the annual Bigstock One-Day Music Festival that supports OAS, thank you Bend Magazine!
Black Diamond Sponsors
The Oregon Tourism Commission, doing business as Travel Oregon, is a semi-independent agency created by the Oregon Legislature in 2003 to enhance Oregonians’ quality of life by strengthening economic impacts of the state’s $11.8 billion tourism industry.
This OAS website, launched in May of 2019, has been funded in part by a grant from Travel Oregon.
We started as a small shop in Prineville, Oregon, back in 1952 and even though we have expanded to more than 450 stores, we’ve kept our small-town values. No matter how much we’ve grown, our customers’ happiness and satisfaction has always been our top priority. So if you want to do business with people who take pride in their performance and honesty, why not drop by? We promise you’ll be glad you did.
Our mission at Dirksen Derby is to use our participants and proceeds to raise awareness and/or financial donations for selected Non-profits and our long time inspiration Tyler Eklund, all while bringing the snowboard, splitboard and sit-ski communities together for a fun weekend of competition and camaraderie.
Blue Square Sponsors
“The Best of Both” is the ultimate dual discipline bike race and the first event to combine road and mountain bike racing within one event. The course navigates the beautiful Trans-Cascadian alpine terrain that surrounds Bend. The race raffled off a custom built Open Bicycle in support of Oregon Adaptive Sports.
Lamb Foundation is a small, family foundation founded in 1971. Lamb Foundation makes grants to support the work of tax exempt, non profit, public charities that fit our mission, guidelines and interests in the Pacific Northwest United States. The mission of the Lamb Foundation is to support creative programs to improve the quality of human experience.
The Lamb Foundation provided significant support to OAS’ Ski For Life program that supports students with disabilities from several public schools throughout Central Oregon.
G5 is the generous title and “Summit” sponsor of the Annual OAS Ski for All at Mt Bachelor!
G5 was founded in 2005 in Bend, Oregon, a magnet for explorers, trail blazers, and entrepreneurs. We develop end-to-end predictive marketing SaaS technology that amplifies the impact of real estate marketers seeking high net operating income. The G5 Intelligent Marketing Cloud leverages over a decade of innovations in digital marketing solutions including artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging technologies.
Voted the Best Outdoor Store for mountain bikes and touring skis in Central Oregon, Pine Mountain Sports is here to help. Whether you’re making turns on dirt or snow we have the right equipment, technical outerwear, and trail advice – all from the friendliest staff in town.
Pine Mountain Sports gives back to Bend community in numerous ways, including the Club Card Membership which supports OAS!
Green Circle Sponsors
Since 2008, Blackstrap has set the industry standards for quality, technology and innovation. Each of these is achieved through the development and manufacturing of products in the USA. Through sourcing domestic textiles, cut + sew, qc, packaging and distribution, Blackstrap proudly manufactures true products of the USA.
Set in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains and minutes from the bustling town of Bend, OR, Sunriver Resort is a prime Central Oregon destination for adventure filled vacations. With 300 days of sunshine every year, enthusiasts flock to Sunriver Resort for endless outdoor recreation year round.
Sunriver Resort hosted the 2019 Heroes weekend providing cash and in-kind support for the event.
10 Barrel Brewing was founded and is headquartered in Bend, OR. 10 Barrel supports OAS annually through a July charity night at the OG westside pub!
The mission of St. Charles Foundation is to support St. Charles Health System in the delivery and advancement of world-class health care in Central Oregon and achieve its strategic goals.
The St. Charles Foundation works with the community to develop and steward philanthropic resources to fund programs and capital projects that improve health, prevent disease, enhance quality of life and provide the highest quality care possible for all St. Charles patients now and in the future.
Cafe Yumm! Strives to be the leader in providing exceptional products and services which promote a Soul satisfying… Deeply nourishing® lifestyle.
Cafe Yumm! Bend locations (there are two!) are Northwest Sponsors of the OAS Ski For All!
With Ascent Capital Management on your side, making decisions about financial and life planning will be far less overwhelming. Our experienced investment team offers an innovative and personal approach towards creating a financial and personal blueprint for your life.
Ascent Capital Management is a Northwest Sponsor of the OAS Ski For All!
At the Inovia® Vein Specialty Centers, we have a state of the art office-based practice. We have two Oregon locations. The first is located in Bend, Oregon (inside The Center for Orthopedics and Neurosurgery at St. Charles Medical Center), and the second, in Tigard, Oregon (at Bridgeport Village). Both are state of the art, modern, specialty vein treatment centers where patients can find a one stop solution for the evaluation and management of their vein issues. We are proud to be the home of three of the field’s leading vein surgeons and offer the comfort of working with patients – from consultation to procedural interventions – in convenient, easy to access office locations.
Named as OUTSIDE’s Best Places to Work for the last three years in a row and winner of the 2015 Oregon Sustainability Award, Deschutes Brewery was founded in 1988 as a brew pub in Bend, Oregon. Still family and employee owned 27 years later, the brewery is known for brewing a diverse line-up of award winning beers including the exceptional Fresh Squeezed IPA, Black Butte Porter, and Mirror Pond Pale Ale. Deschutes Brewery now ships beer to 28 states, the District of Columbia, and around the world from its main brewing facility located on the banks of the Deschutes River.
Bend Brewing Company is the second oldest brewery in Bend, Oregon. We’ve been in existence since 1995, brewing craft-beers and serving savory food to our beer-loving community. We’re located downtown, right off of the Deschutes River at Mirror Pond.
We’re proud to be a part of Bend’s well-known heritage as a hub for hand-crafted beers. The Northwest region is known for our hops, and our small-but-mighty city is popular for the many microbreweries we support.
Delicious has been helping small businesses and non profits to dream bigger for over 25 years. We help our clients to create strategic messaging which resonates with their customers, and more importantly, we help them pull away from the pack through carefully crafted brand positioning, identity design, website development, packaging and communication programs. Visit our website to see our work or get in touch.