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Walk For Water

To help spread awareness to the water crisis happening around the world, District 99 students and staff come together every year with the WE organization to host the Walk For Water event. 

Why We Walk

2.6 BILLION

people have gained access to improved drinking water sources because of donations from you!

800 Million

people around the world cannot access safe drinking water

thousands

be365 体育投注of children miss school everyday due to illnesses from unclean water or because they spend their days hauling water from miles away.

 

$25

is all it takes to provide a person clean water for LIFE

 

When drought strikes, farms FAIL and entire villages GO HUNGRY.

In times like these, access to water can mean the difference between LIFE AND DEATH

How You Can Help

PURCHASE FOOD

Purchase cotton candy, popcorn, slushies and other snacks at the event. 

ALL MONEY RAISED FROM CONCESSION SALES WILL BE DONATED

PURCHASE RAINDROPS

During school lunch time, in the school office, or at the event for ONLY 50 CENTS made by our students. 

SCHOOL DROP OFF LOCATIONS

be365 体育投注Every school excepts donations to put in each classroom bucket. You can donate even if you cannot attend the event.

The classroom that raises the most money will get OPEN GYM or EXTRA RECESS

 

Free Event

BOUNCE HOUSES

Bounces houses provided by the Town Of Cicero Special Events department are available for kids to play in throughout the entire event.

LIVE DJ

Music played by District 99's very own DJ Jerry Jaramillo is played while people walk. You can even take a break to hop on the dance floor and show us your moves.

OTHER FUN ACTIVITIES 

be365 体育投注Arts, crafts, raffles and are water jug competition are other fun activities provided at the event!

Video

Event Contacts

Donata Heppner

be365 体育投注dheppner@david-palmer.com (708) 652-6085

          Donations                  Entertainment         Vendor Registration

be365 体育投注Heather Mathis

be365 体育投注 hmathis@david-palmer.com    (708) 863-8229

       Coordination        Promotions

 

Jacqueline Pisano

   jpisano@david-palmer.com   (708) 863-8626

Media Inquiries

Sponsors

News

D99 raises $3.5K for clean water in Ecuador at Walk For Water
D99 raises $3.5K for clean water in Ecuador at Walk For Water
Jacqueline Pisano, Coordinator of Media and Public Relations

To help spread awareness to the water crisis happening around the world, District 99 students and staff came together, in partnership with the WE organization, to raise funds to provide clean water for Ecuador on Friday, Feb. 7 during the annual Walk For Water at Unity Junior High School.