International Walk and Roll to School Day

From SF Safe Routes to School:

Save the Date: October 9, 2013 is International Walk and Roll to School Day!

 Walk and Roll to School Day is the kick-off event for our SF Safe Routes to School (SF-SRTS) Program. The SF-SRTS Partnership provides free giveaways to schools as an incentive to host their own Walk and Roll to School events. In 2012, 55 schools across the city participated. We hope to have even more schools to participate this fall.

Attention schools! To register your school, complete this form by September 16. Giveaways are limited and given on a first come, first-served basis, so sign your school up today!

Check out these resources to make your Walk and Roll to School Day event a success.
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