How It Works

Sign up today for Active August

Active August is a virtual distance challenge event that’s perfect for all fitness levels and gives a step up to people living in poverty.

Get 5 donations to receive your FREE buff!

This August, walk, run or ride

4km per day

or 28km per week

A homeless person in Australia walks an average 4km per day (or 124km a month) to access services.

6km per day

or 42km per week

A person in a developing country walks an average 6km each day (or 186km in a month) to access water.

20km per day

or 100km per week

A child in Africa walks an average 20km per weekday (or 460km in a month) to and from school.

Register as an individual or a team.

You will feel great getting active this August while helping break the cycle of poverty.

Get active this August to give a step up to people living in poverty.

how it works

Sign Up

Sign up, choose your distance challenge for the month of August and get active to help end poverty.


Share your challenge with family and friends to encourage others to join or support your efforts.

Get Active

Complete your distance challenge, raise funds and give a step up to people living in poverty.