ABOUT EXERCISE FOR EQUITY CAMPAIGN
Thank you for agreeing to participate in Equal Hope's first ever, virtual physical exercise challenge! Our goals for this event are fourfold, to:
1) Educate on Equal Hope's unique mission
2) Foster healthy habits
3) Support a crucial cause
4) Have fun!
Registration: September 14, 2020 through October 4th, 2020
Race: October 5th, 2020 through October 11th, 2020
Equal Hope’s Exercise for Equity virtual race is an opportunity for friends of Equal Hope to help raise awareness of the importance of breast and cervical health for women, to encourage supporters to exercise a bit and to have some fun with friends or family.
Step 1: Join the race by clicking on any “Register” button on this page and follow the steps to completion.
Step 2: Start spreading the news! Create your online event page and ask your friends and family to join your team or donate to the cause.
Step 3: Beginning October 4th, engage in your aerobic activity of choice to achieve your desired number of steps or miles! Make sure to track your progress by either (1) syncing your fitness device, (2) downloading the free Charity Footprints app, or (3) by entering manually!
Race anywhere, anytime, but be sure to enter your stats before the end of the day on October 11th!
Bonus: Share your progress on social media by posting pictures or short videos! Be sure to tag @equalhope_il and use #exerciseforequity
Exercise for Equity is also a competition! For the team that raises the most money, there will be:
- A team trophy and 5 individual ribbons for the participants, Equal Hope branded water bottles, face masks & $50 Mariano’s gift cards
- Second place, there will be Equal Hope branded water bottles, face masks & $25.00 Starbucks gift cards
- Third place will receive Equal Hope branded water bottles and face masks
Not a runner? You don't have to be! Check out this activity step conversion chart to calculate your steps:
Your contribution towards this cause is tax deductible. You will receive a letter with tax deductible information after the event has concluded.
Equal Hope would like to extend a thank you to our event sponsors: