We're excited to share our friends at North Cascades Institute have been selected as a finalists for the Explore Fund by The North Face, and now you can help them win! The five finalists with the most votes will receive a $25,000 grant, the bottom five will receive a $10,000 grant - so everyone is a winner, but obviously we want them to be THE winner! Watch the 1:17 video and go vote at bit.ly/TNFExploreFund. It takes less than 5 seconds, and you can vote every day no through July 31. #govotetoday #takeakidoutside

McNett has been a proud supporter of North Cascades Institute through the Take a Kid Outside donation program. Over the last few years we've contributed nearly $7,000 worth of backpacks, tents, lights and more for the NCI Mountain School program.