Mark your calendars for Tzu Chi USA’s first ever annual walk, we’ll show our solidarity for and commitment to a greener Earth and more resilient communities, just like we have for the past 30 years. Whether you walk, run, or bike, we’re determined to make every step count.
During registration, you have the option to A: FORM A TEAM, B: JOIN AN EXISTING TEAM, or C: REGISTER AS AN INDIVIDUAL. We suggest that you participate with a team in order to maintain eligibility for recognition during the event.
To register a new team, simply submit a team name and share this name with desired team members. Please allow at least one business day for the team name to become available in the registration form. Your team members can then select the existing name during registration. Please feel free to email to email@example.com if your team name does not appear for selection after one business day.
If you are registering for additional participants, please increase ticket quantity to desired amount before check out.
Register now by using the form below.
As a sponsor, you can expect to receive exceptional engagement and social amplification with our community of active, healthy and socially conscious individuals. Help us keep our costs at a minimum and support our disaster recovery and sustainability efforts.
Registered sponsors via the online donation form will receive a selected quantity of free registration tickets (depending on the level of sponsorship) via email. This code can be shared with friends, family or coworkers to participate in the walk free of charge! Click below to see a full list of sponsor benefits, and sign up to sponsor.
Want to volunteer at Steps for the Earth? There’s lots to do, whether it’s setting up booths, helping people sign-in, giving out water to participants, or simply cheering people on. Signing up only takes a few minutes! Minimum of 4 hours required.
We rely on the hard work and compassion of our dedicated volunteers to make this event a success. Join hands to show compassion for noble participants, international disaster survivors and the planet. On the day of the event, volunteers will assist with a variety of tasks from managing drinks, food and entertainment stations along the route to the provision of route information.
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Tzu Chi Walk is a 2K (1 mile) walk that transforms the lives of disaster survivors around the world and promotes for a more sustainable future. Join us in the Tzu Chi chapter location near you to find strength, purpose and a community of people who aspire to make a real difference in the world. Remember: Every step counts. Learn more about how proceeds and donations will transform into life-saving work.
No, the Tzu Chi Walk calls on participants of all ages and abilities, and those who enjoy fitness as well. If you care about the future of our planet and sustainable recovery, this walk is for you.
When you’re pledging to walk, you are committing to support Tzu Chi USA – disaster relief efforts; reclaiming the future through sustainable action.
Yes, we want to know you’re walking with us and ask every walker to sign up through official registration, CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
We will walk rain or shine, so prepare with appropriate weather attire. In case of severe weather conditions, the event may be cancelled/rescheduled. Once registered, you will be notified of any changes.
Take it one step at a time. Depending on your normal activity level, walk for at least 15 minutes each day before the event. Ensure you have comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen and an eco-friendly water bottle to keep you hydrated along the route. Now you’re ready to travel the distance for change!
After completion of the walk, a prayer ceremony and celebratory concert will be held in demonstration of our gratitude to the compassion and dedication of participants, sponsors and volunteers that helped to make this event possible.
The Tzu Chi Walk is an all ages, all abilities event lasting 1 mile. Free water, food for purchase, music, performances, information booths and activities.
Participants are free to stop at anytime. If you are unable to continue walking while out on the route, feel free to rest and take a break to rehydrate, or call it a day. Your safety is always our first concern.
Yes, free parking will be available on a first-come-first-served basis, detailed parking instructions will be provided after registration.