$24K in ’24 Giveaway

The Daily Mile is committed to supporting our community by giving back to our incredible teachers and students. Join The Daily Mile movement to be automatically entered into the $24K in ’24 Giveaway. Win free cash for your class or school!

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About The Daily Mile

Teachers get a unique chance to form deeper bonds with their students through The Daily Mile. These bonds lead to a better learning experience for all. Created by a teacher and her students, this whole-child movement is sweeping the nation. Plus, it’s 100% free and so easy to get started! Teachers take their students outdoors to walk, jog, run, or roll for 15 minutes during the school day. They have fun and connect. Here’s why counselors, special educators, and teachers like you joined the movement …

Enter The $24K in ’24 Giveaway

The Daily Mile is committed to supporting your community by giving back to our incredible teachers and students. We want to do everything we can to make a difference to our future leaders and those who lead them now. In 2024,  24 Daily Mile schools/daycares will win $1,000 each because we believe in rewarding those who work to create a better future.


Join The Movement

Every active Daily Mile school/daycare is automatically entered to win. If your organization is not currently a Daily Mile school/daycare, please join the movement here. It’s 100% free! Not sure if you’re already signed up? Check the Daily Mile Schools Map. Start The Daily Mile at your school anytime, but be sure to signup this year to get in on the cash giveaway! After you join, please ensure the domain @thedailymile.us is whitelisted by your district’s IT department to receive email communications. 


Get Started 

Take your first step toward success with The Daily Mile Success Toolkit. This incredible resource is jam-packed with all sorts of tips and tricks to make your Daily Mile experience the absolute best it can be. Whether you’re unsure about setting up your route or looking for some exciting SEL activities to try out, we’ve got you covered!


Earn Extra Entries 

Do you want to increase your chances of winning our giveaway? Now you can! Contribute Daily Mile content such as stories, quotes, artwork, or even participate in our upcoming research study to earn extra entries. Your content will be shared with other awesome teachers like yourself who have expressed their interest in hearing from #DailyMile schools about their ideas, successes, challenges, and more. So, get ready to inspire and be inspired by things other teachers shared with us!


Official Rules


  • Giveaway Kickoff: January 1, 2024 
  • First Drawing 
    • Drawing: April 16 
    • Winners Contacted: April 17 
    • Winners Announced and Checks Issued: May 1 
  • Second Drawing 
    • Drawing: November 5 
    • Winners Contacted: November 6  
    • Winners Announced & Checks Issued: December 2

GIVEAWAY: 24 schools/daycares will win $1,000 in 2024.

ENTRIES: All Daily Mile schools and daycares are automatically entered into the drawing. However, schools and daycare may earn extra entries by participating in various activities, submitting stories, or providing proof of being an active Daily Mile school. See Earn Extra Entries for details.

ELIGIBILITY: The Giveaway is open to Daily Mile schools in all 50 United States and The District of Columbia.  The selection of winning schools will be conducted through a random drawing process. Following this, the selected schools will be contacted by phone and/or email. The winning school or teacher will be required to provide a W-9 to The Daily Mile within 10 business days. Failure to provide the necessary documents will result forfeit of the prize and The Daily Mile will select an alternative school. Shools accumulating extra entries will be considered for inclusion in a separate prize pool for random drawings.  

PRIVACY: Schools must be signed-up for The Daily Mile to enter the giveaway. When schools signup, we collect information including names, schools, and email addresses. This information will not be sold or rented to third parties.

PHOTO RELEASE: Please follow your school district’s permission policy before submitting content for Extra Entries. By entering into the Giveaway, participants transfer copyright of all submitted materials to The Daily Mile for use in print and/or electronic communications. All items submitted become the property of the Daily Mile and will not be returned. Participant agrees, and also represents that Participant has secured all necessary releases and agreements from each person depicted in the submitted materials, such that no picture, portrait, likeness or name or other material by, involving or in any way relating to them, in whole or in any part, need be submitted to the Participant, or such persons depicted in the materials, for any further approval and that the Daily Mile and any party authorized by the Daily Mile to use such materials shall be without liability to the Participant or such persons depicted in the materials for any distortion or illusionary effect or adverse result to them on account of the publication of such picture, portrait, likeness, or name.

DISCLAIMER: The Daily Mile reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to: (i) verify any element of any entry, related materials or entrant’s eligibility; (ii) to request additional information; and (iii) to disqualify any entrant whose participation may subject The Daily Mile to controversy, negative publicity, scorn, or ridicule. The Daily Mile reserves the right to modify the eligibility criteria or make changes to any aspect of the contest. This may include but is not limited to the prize pool, entry deadlines, or any other rules and regulations.