International Avalanche Nest-Egg Granted 501(c)(3) status

The International Avalanche Nest-Egg (IAN Fund) is proud to announce that it is now federally recognized as a non-profit with tax exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.  All contributions to the IAN Fund are fully tax deductible.  This is a major milestone for the IAN Fund that will allow for new fundraising opportunities […]

Get your Backcountry Raffle Tickets Here!

Gear up for another wild weekend at Smugglers Notch with the IAN fund and Backcountry Basecamp.  Backcountry Magazine staff will showcase the newest equipment, including skis, skins, splitboards, beacons, shovels, probes and airbag packs, all in a yurt-based setting.  On Saturday at 5 p.m., BASECAMP hosts a huge party and huger raffle at the Brewster […]

VIDEO: IAN Fund Benefit and Celebration

The Eames Brothers Band, Named by Strangers, and The Aerolites joined us at the Rusty Nail in Stowe, Vermont to celebrate the life of Ian Lamphere and another successful year of helping the children of avalanche victims. BIG thanks to HansJonathan von Briesen for the interviews and coverage of our biggest celebration of the year.