Create your 5k
There are a lot of different small things we can all do to make a difference! This virtual 5k has nothing to do with running and everything to do with making a difference. We have listed some simple ways below that you can do to save the earth. After you sign up, make sure to come back and log in the things you have done so we can see what the impact we are all making!
Sign up to do 3 events to do your 5k! Each box below has the qualifications you need to do to complete 1 mile in that category. Pick the three you like and create your own 5k below!
Bring your own
Bring your own re-usable cloth bags when you go shopping.
Bring your own bag 3 times = 1 mile
Turn off the
Turn off the water while brushing your teeth, and while washing your hair in the shower, or washing dishes
1 week of using less water = 1 mile
Use a re-useable water bottle instead of a plastic one.
1 week of using a re-useable waterbottle = 1 mile
Change your lightbulbs to energy-efficient bulbs.
Change 4 of your lightbulbs = 1 mile
Whether its bottles, cans, plastic, paper, we could all recycle more
By using public transportation, carpooling, walking or biking, you can avoid a lot of harmful emissions.