Abby Hein
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March Madness Ski-a-Thon for the EpicPromise Foundation

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Join me in supporting Vail Resorts employees through the EpicPromise Foundation.

The EpicPromise Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides grants for Vail Resorts Employees in times of financial need and to pursue their educational dreams


This foundation is for those who keep the ski lifts running, the trails groomed, the mountain safe and the hot cocoa warm. It's for those who drive you to the slopes in the morning and who welcome you home to your hotel at night. The ones who sharpen your edges and those who taught you your first turns. It is for all 31,000 Vail Resorts employees across the US, Canada and Australia who make Experiences of a Lifetime happen every day at our ski resorts.

Since launching in December 2015, the EpicPromise Foundation has provided over 450 grants to Vail Resorts employees, totaling over US$1M in support. We're here to ensure that our employees and their families can pursue their dreams to continue their education through grants for graduate degrees, college degrees and other vocational training; and for scholarships for post-secondary schooling given to the children of our employees.

The foundation is also here for employees who have an unplanned medical need or an emergency that has happened to their home or family.

Grants have been given out worldwide to employees in Perisher, Australia; Whistler, British Columbia; Park City, Utah; Stowe, Vermont; Summit County, Colorado and in between.

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About the EpicPromise Foundation:

The EpicPromise Foundation gives $750,000 annually in grants for unplanned emergencies and scholarships for schooling to Vail Resorts Employees and their families. The EpicPromise Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Vail Resorts supports the EpicPromise Foundation with US$500,000 in funding, annually. Learn more at