EVENT DATE: Apr 28, 2012
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Apr 28, 2012
FUNDRAISER SET UP DEADLINE: Apr 28, 2012
Have you ever wanted to explore parts of our foodshed, by foot? Want to check out some urban farm & food justice projects, take action locally, learn something new, support the Community Alliance for Global Justice and the 2nd edition of "Our Food, Our Right," all while hitting the trail – in the city?
Join us on April 28, 10am-3pm for a fun day of urban hiking at the Urban Hike-a-thon, and support the publication of "Our Food, Our Right" & CAGJ's work! You can find out more about the hike route and details at www.seattelglobaljustice.org/food-justice/cagjhike, and read more about "Our Food, Our Right" and what your fundssupport at http://www.seattleglobaljustice.org/book/
Hikers pledge to raise $50 from their community, and can also assemble a team of friends, families, co-workers, and more to participate (or donate to meet their fundraising pledge) in a Hike-a-thon through the city, where we will:
Together we will raise $10,000 to publish our 2nd book, foreword by Raj Patel.
Start a Team! - Want to hit the trail with a friend, partner, comrade, buddy, family, group, or more? Start your own team, and make a bigger impact for food justice. You and others on your team will pledge to each raise $50 by reaching out to your community — every $10, $15, $20 goes to support great work - getting us leaps and bounds closer to our fundraising goal, as you embark on the urban hike with your team.
To get sarted with your own team of hikers:
All team members will receive some great swag when they sign in on April 28 - and every Team will receive one copy of the forthcoming edition of Our Food, Our Right: Recipes for Justice once it's published!
Individuals - Solo hikers pledge to raise $50 to participate in the event and do the hike on April 28. Reach out to your community—every $10, $15, $20 goes to support great work!
To get started as an individual:
Everyone who reaches their goal will get some great swag when they sign in on April 28 to start the amazing route and fun activities we have planned.
Can't hike, but want to donate and don't know any of the hikers or Teams below? Just pick one of the lucky Teams below to lend your support to and help them meet their goals!
Donor Incentives: in addition to supporting your hike and an exciting new publication, here's some kudos for donors that give in big ways to support the effort—be sure to let them know!