The Ryan Rivard
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Join Us on the Journey to the Summit:The Everest Expedition

The Climb for a Cause

In April 2024, Ryan will begin the ascent, a journey that symbolizes the pinnacle of human courage, endurance, and the unyielding drive to achieve the extraordinary. But this climb is about more than just conquering a mountain; it’s about overcoming the mental and emotional challenges that so many face every day. By aligning this expedition with the cause of mental health awareness, we aim to inspire hope and foster resilience.

Timeline to the Top

  • April 8th: The journey begins. Follow our departure and the initial stages of the climb.
  • April to June: Through rigorous ascents and moments of reflection, we’ll share the beauty and challenges of Everest. Expect live updates, breathtaking photos, and heartfelt stories along the way.
  • June 4th: The anticipated return. This marks not only the end of the climb but the beginning of our continued efforts to support mental health awareness.

Follow Us to the Top of the World

Get to know Ryan Rivard, the heart and soul behind our Everest climb. Discover his inspiring journey of resilience and hope. #EverestForHope

Getting acclimated on these day hikes. #ClimbForChange

Join Us: Breakfast on Everest (@Basecamp)

How You Can Be Part of This Adventure

Your support is crucial to the success of this mission. We invite you to join us in making a difference. Here’s how you can get involved:

  • Follow the Journey: Stay updated on every step of the expedition by following @theryanrivard on Instagram. From the preparation stages to the moment we reach the summit, you’ll have an insider’s view of this incredible adventure.
  • Contribute to the Cause: Every donation brings us closer to our goal of raising $250,000 for mental health initiatives and youth recovery programs. Your support will directly fund scholarships and resources to help those struggling with mental health issues and addiction recovery.

*Make a tax deductible donation through our partner Let’s Fuel Growth Inc., a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Beyond the Climb

The Everest Expedition is just the start. Upon our return, we plan to host events, collaborate with artists like Thunderstorm Artis for benefit concerts, and continue to spread the message of hope and healing. Your involvement and support will help carry this momentum forward, creating lasting change and impacting lives.

Join us on this monumental journey. Together, we can reach new heights and bring light to the shadows of mental health challenges. For more information on how to contribute and stay updated, visit our website and follow @theryanrivard on Instagram. Your journey with us starts now.