The Charities

Profits from the Walkathon will go to the following charities. Walkers can designate a charity and the profits from their sponsors will go to that charity. If you would like to add your organization to the list, contact us at INCal350 [at] yahoo [dot] com.

350 Indiana-Calumet (Tax ID: 82-1221777)

350 Indiana-Calumet works for a just transition from fossil fuels to a renewable energy economy in Northwest Indiana, with a special focus on environmental justice, so that the communities most impacted by the fossil fuel industry are the first to benefit from the renewable energy economy.

 

Community Strategy Group-East Chicago

The Community Strategy Group is a un-bought and un-bossed citizen-led group of residents and allies of the USS Lead Superfund Site in East Chicago Indiana.

 

NWI Resistance

NWI Resistance is a coalition of activist groups across the Northwest Indiana area, brought together to collectively resist government and corporate negligence.

 

Showing Up For Racial Justice (SURJ)-NWI Chapter

SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing White people for racial justice. Through community organizing, mobilizing, and education, SURJ moves White people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for justice with passion and accountability.

 

First Unitarian Church of Hobart-Faith in Action Committee

Dedicating to working for social justice in Northwest Indiana and promoting the Unitarian values, including the inherent worth and dignity of every person, justice, equity and compassion in human relations, and respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part.

 

11182050_897341763657822_5776790117621654761_n.pngPurdue University Northwest Environmental Club

The Environmental Club is an active student organization at Purdue Northwest.

 

 

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Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center 

Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center is the only rehabilitation center located in NW Indiana that admits injured and orphaned native mammals, reptiles, amphibians and migratory birds. We cover all of NW Indiana for wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and education programs.