October is National Rideshare month and we usually celebrate with the Way 2 GO MAINE Challenge. And even though everything is different in 2020, we still want to connect as a GO MAINE community, inspire one another, and Celebrate the Great Green Commute with you!
So, for Way 2 GO MAINE 2020, we've decided to simplify things for folks during these uncertain times - but still with plenty of prizes, green commutes and fun from October 1-31:
Winners will be drawn on October 1th, 18th, 25th and 31st. The Grand Prize Winner will be notified on November 1. Winners will have 24 hours to respond and accept their prizes, after whcih a new winner will be selected. All winners agree to allow GO MAINE to use their photos, home town and employer for promotional purposes only.
- Team Spirit Race: for the workplace with employees who post-the-most. Post your green commute photos, videos and stories - plus #Way2GOMAINE and your workplace name - on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Remember walking, bicycling, working from home, taking the bus or train, and carpooling and vanpooling all count. The winning organization gets an award, social media shout-outs, and bragging rights, of course!
- $50 Social Media Post Winners Every Week: So share your pics on social media with #Way2GOMAINE for our weekly showcase categories:
- Week 1: THE FAMILY THAT CARPOOLS TOGETHER… - Oct 4-10
- Week 2: WORKING HARD FROM HOME - Oct 11-17
- Week 3: ESSENTIAL WORKERS GO GREEN - Oct 18-22
- Week 4: 100% HUMAN-POWERED TRIPS- Oct 23-29
- New GO MAINE Members Can Win $100, too: Sign up during Way 2 GO MAINE 2020 (September 1 - October 31, 2020) and you have a chance to win $100!
- Way 2 GO MAINE Does Good When You Log Your Trips: Once our GO MAINE commuters log 1000 green trips during Way 2 GO MAINE 2020, we’ll donate another $500 to support Maine hunger relief. So make sure to log those trips in your GO MAINE account!
- Grand Prize! All Social Media Pics & Video Have a Shot at Winning $200: Share your green commute photo or video on social media — tag with #Way2GOMAINE — and you’ll be entered to win our grand prize of $200! All photos qualify.
So, whether you're now spending your days at a home office, have a family carpool, take essential bus/train/vanpool trips, or walk or pedal to work - we want to celebrate you!!
Remember, participating is easy:
share your pics and video October 1-31, use #Way2GOMAINE and make sure to let us know who your employer is! As always, you can find us on:
See our FAQ for more details
and we're also developing a fun Toolbox
loaded with goodies!
Note on the annual Way 2 GO MAINE Challenge:
for a window into our regular Challenge during non-COVID times, check out the stories and photos from 2019