Trick Or Trot 5K Run/Walk for Safe Schools


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GSAFE hosts an annual fundraising event in the fall and this year we’ve decided to add a little extra magic.

Our 5k for safe schools, formally the Walk/Run/Eat, has shape shifted into the Trick or Trot!

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Help shape the festivities and join the event planning committee. The committee will meet on the third Wednesday evening of the month until October. Contact GSAFE’s Executive Director, Chelsea O’Neil Karcher at to join our team!


Become a superhero! Our superheroes have a long tradition of inspiring others to contribute to the mission of GSAFE by forming teams and raising funds. Bonus: Trick or Trot superheroes will receive a GSAFE hoodie to rock their superhero pride all year long and an outpouring of gratitude from the GSAFE community. Just select “Become a Fundraiser” when you register for the 5K.


Show some love as an event sponsor. Connect with families and Wisconsin community members in a fun and exciting way. We are now accepting fiscal and in-kind sponsorship. Click here to learn more and make your pledge to support safe schools!


Volunteer on the day of the event as a cheerleader, face painter or activity facilitator, court marshal, candy passer outer, or help us out with registration and other logistics. This is a great job for groups or organizations, so gather your crew and contact for more information.  Click here to sign up to volunteer.


Walk/Run our playful and supportive 5K route around the capitol while stopping for treats along the route. All participants receive a t-shirt, goodie bag and some halloween swag. Witches receive a purple shirt and a pointy witches hat, pumpkins receive an orange shirt and a green beanie, and black cats receive a black shirt and cat ears! Click here to register!  Prices increase after July 31st.


Tell your friends. Know someone who might be interested in supporting Trick or Trot? Share the Trick or Trot event on social media, and get your friends, classmates, and colleagues together to form a team. The more the merrier!



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“​Chippewa Falls Middle School’s mission is to provide a safe and supportive place for all of our students to learn and grow together. The Safe Space training from GSAFE provided staff with valuable resources to become more aware of how to be a better gender inclusive school!​” – Susan Kern, Middle School Principal