School Sleepout - Rise to the challenge

In The School SleepOut, schools,
parents, learners and teachers across the country can spend the night outdoors on
their school grounds, in solidarity with participants of The She-EO SleepOut,
collecting items for Satellite beneficiaries in need.

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Event Details

Arrange your own School SleepOut on any night between 1 June and 8 August 2017. Find out more about how to plan your Event here.


The items you collect at your School SleepOut will be awarded to an appointed 2017 Satellite Beneficiary of your choice, in your province. Learn about the Satellite Beneficiaries here.


Register now as a School SleepOut Participant, and spend a night sleeping outdoors on your school grounds during June, July or August 2017, collecting items for vulnerable communities.

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Challenge a School

Do you know of another school that is generous enough to participate in The School SleepOut? Challenge them to register as a School SleepOut Participant.


Meet the big-hearted schools that have already committed to collecting items for those in need at a School SleepOut in 2017.

See what our School SleepOut™ Participants are talking about this week.

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Meet our courageous, talented School SleepOut Brand Ambassadors, who are using their influence to spread the message of positive social change to their fellow learners.


We salute our extraordinary Champions: Stakeholders, Partners, Sponsors and Friends – who come together to support our mission to create positive social change.

Media Registration

Members of the media can register here to attend and cover a School SleepOut.

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Meet the outstanding schools who rose up and participated
in School SleepOuts in 2015 and 2016.

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Media Centre

Information is key. Download our Toolkits, photos, press releases, reports and news related to The School SleepOut.

SleepOut Boutique

Browse and buy at The SleepOut Boutique, where purchasing items over a certain amount results in much-needed Gift for Good hampers being donated to our Satellite Beneficiaries.


Read about the latest trends, ideas and news coming out of the expanding world of social entrepreneurship and social innovation.

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Find out all the information about the 2017 School SleepOuts – or contact us for more details.