has designed "Students for Earth Day" as a platform to raise
money for local schools and youth organizations to participate
and understand the meaning of Earth Day with an athletic event.
stewards of the environment, our hope is to assist schools as
they promote environmental awareness , active and healthy
lifestyles, and the importance of community involvement.
money collected by each student,
75% will go
directly to their school. The remaining 25% will be
donated to the following organizations:
Green Chicago, The Global Exchange, and Friends of the Park.
We invite schools large and small to join
us as we run, walk, clean, and celebrate Earth Day. Below are
the schools that took part in the Inaugural 5K for Earth Day
"Students for Earth Day" campaign. If your school is interested
in this fund raising opportunity, please send an email to
or call 773.209.0153. The 5K for Earth Day pledge form is