Congratulations to our 2018-19 IGC winners!

First place: A visit to your school from Salva Dut! DSBN Academy, Canada

Second place: A video call with Salva Dut Marshall W. Errickson Elementary, NJ Valley Middle School, CA
Fallston Middle School, MD

Third place: A video call with Linda Sue Park Pine Lake Prep Charter School, NC Cheshire Elementary, OH The Heritage School, GA

Fourth place: A video call with Ater "Lion" and Ajang "AJ" St. Mary of the Hills, MA Autrey Mill Middle School, GA Freedom Trail Elementary, OH Wayne Elementary School, NE

Super School: Brentwood Middle School won a video call with Salva


The 2019-20 Iron Giraffe Challenge Has Begun!

Start by filling out an Iron Giraffe Challenge Registration Form!

Start by filling out an Iron Giraffe Challenge Registration Form!

2019-20 IGC Dates

Feb. 28, 2020: Registration forms due
Mar. 27, 2020: All IGC funds due
Apr. 3, 2020: IGC drawing!

To send the form via mail or email, please do so by downloading this PDF file.




Please contact Cheri Crist at with any questions.

2018- 2019

Pledged Schools in the Iron Giraffe Challenge 2018-19


Thank you for your patience as we update our site to show all schools who have reached the pledge. Updates will be completed Friday, April 5 by 5:00 pm.

John James Audubon School #33, NY*

Joseph Melillo Middle School, CT*

Kahlil Gibran School, NY

Keene Middle School, NH*

Kipp Excelencia Community Prep, CA

Korea International School Seoul Campus, South Korea

Kuwait American School, Kuwait

Kyrene Middle School, AZ*

Lakeview Charter Academy, CA

Landakotsskoli Landakotsskoli, Iceland

Lawrence Middle School, NY

Leo A. Rizzuto Elementary School, TX*

Lincoln PK-8, OH

Louis Pasteur School MS 67, NY*

Loveland Intermediate School, OH*

Lusher Charter School, LA*

Lynch Bustin Elementary School, PA

Lyndale Community School, MN

Lynne Thigpen Elementary School, IL*

MA 104, NY*

Maple Hill Junior Senior High School, NY*

Marshall W. Errickson Elementary School, NJ

Mary Munford Elementary School, VA

Mary Our Queen Catholic School, NE

McCarthy Middle School, MA

Meadow Elementary School, UT

Memorial Middle School, MA*

Mercer Elementary School, OH

Mercyhurst Preparatory School, PA

Metropolitan School, Egypt

Meyzeek Middle School, KY

Middle School 484, NY

Middle School of Piedmont, OK*

Middle School of Pleasantville, NJ

Mont Vernon Village School, NH*

Mount Cheam Christian School, Canada

Mowat Middle School, FL

MS 137 America’s School of Heroes, NY*

N.A. Ferri Middle School, RI

New Hyde Park Memorial High School, NY

Nippersink Middle School, IL

Northbridge Middle School, MA

Northeastern Middle School, IN

Nuckols Farm Elementary, VA

Oak Grove Middle School, CA

Oak Harbor Middle School, OH

Olde Towne Middle School, MS

Open Classroom Charter School, UT

Ozark Middle School, MO

Pennridge Central Middle School, PA*

Pensans Primary School, England

Peres School, CA

Person Early College for Innovation and Leadership, NC

Pickens Middle School, SC

Pine Lake Prep Charter School, NC*

Piqua Central Intermediate School, OH*

Plainfield Community Middle School, IN

Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School, NY

Pottstown Middle School, PA

Prairie Winds Middle School, MN

Providence Hall Junior High, UT

Public School #2, NJ*

Queens School of Inquiry, NY

R. E. Thalberg Elementary School, CT

Rancho San Diego Elementary School, CA

Ransom Everglades Middle School, FL

Ray Wiltsey Middle School, CA

Reading-Fleming Intermediate School, NJ

Regent Preparatory School, OK

Richmond Christian College, Australia

Ridgway Middle School, NJ*

Ringgold Middle School, PA

Roosevelt School, NJ*

Rowlett Middle Academy, FL

Sanborn Middle School, MA

Sanders Corner Elementary School, VA

Sebasticook Valley Middle School, ME

Sedgwick Middle School, CT*

Shady Side Academy, PA*

Shelton Intermediate School, CT*

Sierra Academy of Expeditionary Learning, CA

Signal Knob Middle School, VA*

Sioux Falls Christian School, SD*

South Cumberland Elementary School, TN*

Spring Creek Community School, NY

Spruce Pine Montessori School, NC

Spry Middle School, NY*

STEAM Middle School, TX

Stephen Decatur Middle School, MD*

St. Gregory the Great School, NY

St. John's Episcopal School, CA

St. Joseph Community School, IA*

St. Joseph School, MA

St. Mary Catholic Central High School, MI

St. Mary of the Hills School, MA

St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Diocese of Joliet, IL

Sugar Hill Elementary School, GA*

Sun Valley High School, NC

Swigert International School, CO

Tarver Elementary School, CO

Telluride Intermediate School, CO

Thomas Jefferson Middle School, VA

United for Success Academy, CA*

Urban Pathways Charter School, PA

Utah Military Academy, UT

Uwharrie Charter Academy, NC*

U-32 Middle School, VT

Valley Middle School, CA

Valley View Intermediate School, OH

Van Allen Elementary School, CA

Vernon Christian School, BC, Canada

Veronica Connor Middle School, NY*

W. R. Odell Elementary, NC

Walker Elementary School, OR*

Washington Middle School, IL*

Washington Middle School, MO

Wayne Elementary School, NE

Waynesville Middle School, OH

Webb City Middle School, MO

Weddington Girl Scouts, NC

Western Middle School, IN

Westmoreland School, NH

Williamsburg Middle School, OH*

Winterberry Charter School, AK

Woodgate Intermediate, TX

Academies of Discovery at South Hall, GA*

Academy for Discovery at Lakewood, VA*

Acton Academy Northwest Chicago, IL

Alex M. Martino Junior High, IL

Amana Academy, GA*

Amherst Middle School, NH

Ankeney Middle School, OH*

Arlington Middle School, OH*

Ashland High School, WI

Athens Academy, GA

Athens City Middle School, TN

Atrium 3 All Saints' Church, IL

Ausable Valley Middle School, NY

Autrey Mill Middle School, GA

Avon Middle School, NY*

Avondale Middle School, MI*

Baldwin Heights Elementary School, MI*

Barnard School, NH

Barnstable United Elementary School, MA

Barrington Middle School, NH

Beekmantown Middle School, NY*

Blairstown Elementary School, NJ*

Boscobel Area School District, WI

Boston Latin Academy, MA*

Bountiful Elementary, UT*

Brandon Middle School, VA*

Brentwood Middle School, TN

Brewster High School, NY*

Bridge City Intermediate School, TX

Bristow Middle School, CT

Brown County Junior High School, IN

Buena Vista Elementary School, SC

Burr Elementary School, MA

California Trail Middle School, KS

Carmichaels Area Middle School, PA

Catherine A. Dwyer School, NJ

Cato-Meridian Middle School, NY

Cayman International School, CI

Centennial Middle School, MN*

Center Moriches Middle School, NY

Chagrin Falls Middle School, OH

Chardon Middle School, OH*

Charles W. Sandman Consolidated School, NJ*

Cherokee Bluff Middle School, GA

Cheshire Elementary, OH

Chicago Jewish Day School, IL

Chilmark Elementary School, MA

Chisholm Trail Middle School, KS*

Christ Church Day School, CA*

Christ Episcopal School, MD*

Citrus Middle School, CA

Cold Water Elementary School, MO

Columbia Intermediate School, OH*

Conservatory Lab Charter School, MA

Cordova Middle School, TN

Creekside Elementary School, CO

Cumberland Road Elementary School, IN

The Cushman School, FL

Dartmouth Middle School, CA

David Leeder Middle School, Canada

DC Scholars Public Charter School, DC

De Anza Middle School, CA*

Delta Streets Academy, MS

Desert Garden Montessori, AZ

Desert Mirage Elementary School, AZ

Desert Shadows Elementary Cooper, AZ

Dewey Elementary School, IL

Dr. George F. Mack Middle School, NY

DSBN Academy, Canada*

E.O. Green Junior High, CA

Eagle Elementary School, NY

East Side Middle School, NY*

Edmund W. Miles Middle School, NY

Elisabeth C. Adams Middle School, CT*

Errol Village Public School, Canada

Ethel Gildersleeve Middle School, VA

Exeter-West Greenwich Regional High School, RI

The Exploris School, NC

Fallbrook Street School, CA

Fallston Middle School, MD

Fall City Elementary School, WA

Fort Dorchester Elementary School, SC

Franklin Middle School, ID

Freedom Trail Elementary School, OH*

Friends Central School, PA

Frontier Trail Middle School, KS

Fulton Middle School, MO

Gainesville Middle School, GA*

Gindi Maimonides Academy, CA

Glenwood Springs Middle School, CO

Goddard Middle School, CO

Good Hope Middle School, PA*

Grahamwood Elementary School, TN

Greece Athena Middle School, NY*

Greenville Junior High, IL

Greenville Middle School, WI

Griswold Middle School, CT*

Grove Avenue Elementary School, IL

Grover Cleveland Mastery Charter School, PA*

Grundy Elementary School, IL

Hampstead School District, NH

Hanover Middle School, MA*

Hazen Union School, VT

Heights Elementary IB World School, FL

Heineman Middle School, IL

The Heritage School, GA*

Hillsboro Middle School, KS

Hingham Middle School, MA*

Immanuel Lutheran Olivette, MO

Incarnate Word Academy, TX*

Intermediate School 145, NY

International School of Arizona, AZ

International School of the Gothenburg Region, Sweden

Iona Preparatory Lower School, NY*

Isaac E Young Middle School, NY

Iselin Middle School, NJ

Ishpeming Middle School, MI*

J. E. J. Moore Middle School, VA

J. Graham Brown School, KY

J. Paul Taylor Academy, NM

Jacob's Well Elementary, TX*

Jefferson Middle School, WI

Jenkins Elementary School, MA*

John Adams Middle School, CA*

John J. Ahern Middle School, MA


Bold Text Indicates Pledge is Complete              * Indicates that School is Repeat IGC Participant

Click below to hear Salva's thank you to our 2017-18 Iron Giraffe Partner Schools


Check out former IGC First Prize and Super Challenge Winners!

Over 500 schools have participated in the challenge since 2014, and have raised over $1,000,000!


“We have seen children from around the world raise funds for our organization in many creative ways. We are so thankful for the support of young people, and we are forever grateful to Linda Sue Park, for sharing Salva’s story with the world.”
— Lynn Malooly, Executive Director