Walk-a-thons & Jog-a-thons are an amazing way to raise money for your school. If you’re feeling a little lost, or this is your school’s first time hosting one, we’re here to help! Below is a step-by-step guide to planning, preparing, promoting and hosting a walk- or jog-a-thon!
Why host a walk-a-thon fundraiser?
- Walk-a-thons get students active and working together
- They create a way for parents to get involved
- They’re budget-friendly! All you need are sign up materials, small incentives like t-shirts and pizza parties and day-of participant supplies.
- Walk-a-thons are downright fun! The school raises funds, the students have a good time and win prizes, and the parents get to watch their kids!
Walk-A-Thon Prize Ideas
- Pizza parties for the class
- Custom winners t-shirts
- Ditch Day from school
- Movie in class
- Gift cards to restaurants
- Video game gift cards (GameStop, Nintendo store)
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