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Get Fired Up About Spreading the Word!

Will you or a school you work with be participating in Bike to School Day this May? Track your activity from Bike to School Day for the Fire Up Your Feet Challenge April 15- May 15 and you could win $500 or more for your school.

How to participate:

  1. Create an account at Fire Up Your Feet. It's free!
  2. Use a paper tracker, tally sheet, or another method to count the number of students that walk, bike, or roll to school on May 10.
  3. Log on to fireupyourfeet.org  between May 10-18 and use the online activity tracker to record the number of students that walked or biked.

Social Media + PTA Involvement = A Winning Challenge Strategy

Heather Harris, the PTA Co-President at A. L. Burruss Elementary, a Title I school about 25 minutes northwest of Atlanta, GA, heard about Fire Up Your Feet from a Georgia PTA newsletter. As PTA Co-President, Heather is always on the lookout for opportunities to raise money. When she read that Fire Up Your Feet awards were available to help promote active students, she knew it was a great fit for the school. Read more here.

Raise Funds With Active Schools Fundraising During Bike to School Month


Looking to raise funds for your school? Participating in Bike to School Day? Add Active Schools Fundraising to promote Bike to School Month (May) and raise funds at the same time. Plus, you have a chance to win prizes

Questions?


For more information, ideas for getting active, or support please email info@fireupyourfeet.org

Special Thanks to Kaiser Permanente
 

Our program is made possible by Kaiser Permanente Thriving Schools, an effort dedicated to improving the health of students, staff and teachers in K-12 schools. Thank you for your partnership and generous support!

Innovative Bicycling Programs for Youth Webinar Recording

This webinar explored creative and effective innovations happening in the realm of young people and bicycling. Topics included engaging, equity-focused local programs as well as statewide bicycle education efforts. If you missed this webinar, click here  for a recording and to access PowerPoint slides. 

 

Items to Promote Fire Up Your Feet at Your School

Get ready for the Spring Activity Challenge and order your Fire Up Your Feet educational and promotional products now! ImSafe is offering Fire Up Your Feet schools a 10-20 percent discount* on these products. *20 percent off print items and 10 percent off reflective items and promotional products.


Thank You to Our Partners


A special thank you to our partners. To view all partner awards, click here.


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