The Denali Foundation Gala, 2017. Founder Sequoia Schmidt, Honoree Joanne King Herring, Beth Wolff, Gregg Harrison. Photo by Quy Tran

The Denali Foundation is a non-profit corporation operated exclusively for artistic, educational and charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, or the corresponding section of any future Federal tax code.
The Denali Foundation's purpose is the preservation of the artwork of Denali Schmidt and the ongoing support for the expansion of the minds of young artists. Current programs for The Denali Foundation include, but are not limited to; exhibitions of the artwork of Denali Schmidt and artistic preservation of the name and lifestyle of freedom led by the young artist Denali Schmidt. Scholarship programs will be set up in the name of Denali Schmidt so that young artists may experience life adventures and are encouraged to creatively express those adventures through their art.


Sequoia Schmidt

Adventure Scientists is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Bozeman, MT that equips partners with data collected from the outdoors that are crucial to unlocking solutions to the world's environmental challenges. By leveraging the skills of the outdoor adventure community we are uniquely able to gather difficult-to-obtain data at any scale, in any environment.

Denali Foundation Black Tie Creative Benefit, 2019.

Today, I’m Brave is a fiscally-sponsored nonprofit whose mission is to inspire individuals and organizations through Brave initiatives and by sharing Brave stories. Because the braver we are, the more fear we can conquer. And when we conquer fear, we can accomplish anything and, together, create positive change around the world.