Climbing for Charity

Ryan Christensen’s passion is mountain climbing. Recently, when he was looking for a new climbing adventure, he came across the Climb to Fight Breast Cancer, an effort by a group of outdoors enthusiasts who climb some of the world’s most exciting peaks in honor or memory of loved ones who have battled breast cancer.

It was a perfect fit. One of Ryan’s close family friends is a breast cancer survivor.

Ryan, 21, a former member of Venturing Crew 525 in Inglewood, Wash., is set to climb Russia’s Mt. Elbrus in July, then, just days later, he’ll tackle Africa’s Mt. Kilimanjaro. His goal is to raise $30,000 for the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Click here to read more about Ryan’s quest.

Click here for more information on the 2008 Climb to Fight Breast Cancer.

4 Responses to “Climbing for Charity”

  1. jj
    January 26, 2008 at 12:06 pm #

    you are awesomefrom climding

  2. Jer
    January 26, 2008 at 11:32 pm #

    keep it going and keep doing the same thing

  3. Dray
    January 27, 2008 at 7:52 pm #

    good job keep up the good work

  4. apple geek
    August 4, 2010 at 10:03 am #

    thats so amazing

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