July 1 - July 31, 2018

Small Actions Add Up to Real Change!

During Plastic Free July, we encourage you create habits that benefit you, your community and the planet. You choose your challenge then earn points for completing your actions, engaging your community and sharing your story. Your points will add up during the month to help you and your team win competitions and demonstrate your overall impact for our planet. Here’s how you can earn points leading up to and during the challenge:

Action Points Description  
Joining A Team 10 Welcome to the Challenge! Joining an existing team will earn you 10 points.  
Early-Bird Registration 25 The early bird gets the worm - you'll receive a 25 point bonus for being one of the first 500 people to register!  
Create Your Own Team 25 Take the lead! Team Captains receive 25 points when they create a new Team.  
Post A Profile Picture 10 Personalize your profile and share your game face with other participants! Add a profile picture to receive 10 points.  
Add A Profile Banner Image 5 Add a special touch to your profile and earn some points! Add a banner image to receive 5 points.  
Add A Mission Statement 5 Share your story! What are you passionate about? Why are you participating in the EcoChallenge? Add a mission statement to receive 5 points.  
Check In On Current Day 5 Stay on track! You'll receive 5 bonus points for reporting your progress on the day you complete the action.  
Complete One Daily Action 5 Log your success and add to our collective impact! You’ll receive 5 points for every day that you tell us you completed at least one daily action.  
Complete More Than One Daily Action 10 Get rewarded for your extra effort! you’ll receive 10 points for every day that you tell us you completed more than one daily action.  
Complete EcoLearner One-Time Action 25 Check one off the list! Complete a EcoLearner one-time action and you'll earn 25 points.  
Complete EcoPro One-Time Action 50 Take a bigger step! Complete a EcoPro one-time action and you'll earn 50 points.  
Complete EcoLeader One-Time Action 75 Reach new heights! Complete a EcoLeader one-time action and you'll earn 75 points.  
Post To Your Feed 5 Celebrate your success and inspire other participants! You’ll receive 5 points for posting to your feed each day. You’re welcome to post as many times per day as you wish, but you’ll only receive 5 points per day for posting.  
Recruit Participants 10 Engage your friends, family, coworkers and community in the Challenge! You'll receive 10 points for every person you invite who joins an existing team.  
Recruit Teammates 10 Help your team grow to new heights, and win competitions! You'll receive 10 points for every person you invite who joins your team.  
Invite Another Team Captain To Your Team 5 Share the lead with teammates! You will receive 5 points for each additional captain who joins you. Team captain limit is 3 per team.  
Complete Pre-Survey 100 Share some feedback! Complete a pre-survey and earn some extra points.  
Credit Someone For A Referral 1 Say thanks - and earn some points! You'll receive 1 points during registration for crediting the person who referred you to the Challenge.  
Complete Actions Assessment (points per action marked) 1 Get some extra points for sharing what you're already doing to help the planet! You'll receive a 1-point bonus for every action you mark as something that you already do (e.g. brushing your teeth without running water). Of course, we value your honesty!