GOAT Christmas

Help us give the gift of the outdoors for just one gift from $1-$200. Help us fill them all this Christmas!

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GOAT is a group of passionate people on a mission to help under-resourced kids achieve their full potential.

Our team meets kids in these circumstances and equips them with Biblical, foundational life lessons through outdoor adventure trips. Our activities create opportunities for mentorship, teaching, and friendship that lead to growth and change.
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Come have the best summer of your life!

We’re hiring interns for our 2016 season! Come spend your summer serving the coolest kids around through outdoor adventure!

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Learn more about our programs
Each year we provide free outdoor trips, indoor rock climbing and mentoring for over 1,000 kids from partner organizations. These trips are a backdrop to teach character skills, leadership development and Biblical lessons to kids from all over South Carolina.
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Over 90% of these kids pay nothing to come on adventures with us. We are funded by generous people who believe in our mission, as well as our indoor rock climbing facility. GOAT would never exist without our generous donors.
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On the blog...

Our blog is a great way to stay up to date with happenings around GOAT. You can check out recent posts below, or follow along here


For over six years, we have been planning, coordinating and executing the highest quality outdoor trips possible for at-risk kids all over South Carolina. Since 2009 we’ve provided these trips f…
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Fall Break 2015

Our Adventure Team program is by far the coolest thing that we do at GOAT. It began as an accident a few years ago and has since grown to be a part of everything we do here. You can read more about th…
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Dollars and cents

As we enter the final quarter of the calendar (and fiscal for us) year, we find ourselves in a similar yet different situation as an organization. Our summer is by far the busiest part of the year and…
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The Mountain Goat

One of our main funding sources is our indoor climbing gym – The Mountain Goat. it’s the only 501c3 non-profit climbing gym in the country.
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