Join G9 Penny Wars

What is G9 Penny Wars?

G9 Penny Wars is a week-long project in a school setting that is designed to inspire youth philanthropy, leadership and social entrepreneurship while supporting the mission of Gold In September® to color the world gold so every child, everywhere will survive cancer.

How Does it Work?

How G9 Penny Wars Works

How Does My School Join?

Contact our G9 Youth Program Manager. She'll  get you everything you need to get started.

In the meantime, download the  G9 Penny Wars Toolkit. It’s full of sample announcements, website copy, social media posts, etc… to make your life easy.

Easy as 1-2-3-4-5!

  1. Select one week between 9.01.17 – 4.01.18 for your G9 Penny Wars campaign
  2. Send us the commitment form
  3. Launch the campaign toolkit!
  4. Promote & track progress
  5. Earn exciting incentives!



“A lot of kids don’t realize they have the potential to make a difference in the world.”


Congratulations to Swanson Elementary, 2016-17 Top School

A huge congratulations to Swanson Elementary in Brookfield, Wisconsin, for raising $4,472.53 during the 2016-17 school year! This accomplishment was rewarded with a visit from Blake Martinez of the Green Bay Packers and Ronald McDonald. Your school could be the winning school this year!


Thank you to our 2016 G9 Penny Wars Sponsors!

Thank you to our 2016-17 sponsors for their generosity.


2017 - 2018 Sponsorships

Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2017-18 school year. We appreciate your support!


Current Sponsors