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Small Actions Add Up to Real Change!

During the NCW EcoChallenge, we challenge you to change a habit that will benefit not only you, but also your community and the planet. You choose your challenges, then earn points for completing them, connecting with your community and sharing your story. Your points will add up to demonstrate your impact, and help your team win the NCW EcoChallenge 2019 competition.

Participants can select up to 8 “daily actions” and up to 8 “one-time actions”. The more actions you complete, the more points you earn!

Forget to take action one day? Don’t worry, you can still earn points if you go online and record the fact you DIDN’T complete any actions. Going online EVERY DAY will earn you points!

Forgot to go online one day? Don’t worry, you can go online and record the actions you missed for the past two days.

Here’s an idea of how you can earn points during the challenge.

Points Table

Joining a Team 5 Welcome to the Challenge! Joining an existing team will earn you 5 points.  
Create Your Own Team 25 Take the lead! Team Captains receive 25 points when they create a new Team.  
Post a Profile Picture 5 Personalize your profile and share your game face with other participants! Add a profile picture to receive 5 points.  
Add a Profile Banner Image 1 Add a special touch to your profile and earn some points! Add a banner image to receive 1 points.  
Check in on Current Day 1 Stay on track! You'll receive 1 bonus points for reporting your progress on the day you complete the action.  
Complete One Daily Action 10 Log your success and add to our collective impact! You’ll receive 10 points for every day that you tell us you completed at least one daily action.  
Complete More Than One Daily Action 20 Get rewarded for your extra effort! You’ll receive 20 points for every day that you tell us you completed more than one daily action.  
Complete an EcoLearner One-Time Action 25 Check one off the list! Complete an EcoLearner one-time action and you'll earn 25 points.  
Complete an EcoPro One-Time Action 50 Take a bigger step! Complete an EcoPro one-time action and you'll earn 50 points.  
Complete an EcoLeader One-Time Action 75 Reach new heights! Complete an EcoLeader one-time action and you'll earn 75 points.  
Post to Your Feed 1 Celebrate your success and inspire other participants! You’ll receive 1 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 1 points per day for posting.  
Answer a Reflection Question 10 Take some time to reflect on your actions and the impacts they make. You'll receive 10 points for each reflection you post to your feed.  
Recruit a New Team 50 Help us engage new people to take action! Teams are key to our success. You'll receive 50 points for inviting a new team to participate in the Challenge.  
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.  
Complete Your Profile 1 Looking for some more points? Earn extra points for completing your profile by filling out the optional demographics questions. This info is never shared, and only used to help us understand who's participating in the Challenge.  
Donate $10+ to Sustainable Wenatchee 25 Sustainable Wenatchee promotes a culture of environmental stewardship in the Wenatchee Valley through inspiring and educating community members to lead more sustainable lives.  
Credit Someone for a Referral 1 Say thanks - and earn some points! You'll receive a 1-point bonus 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!