Sober October USA
People going sober 5,634
Teams 130
Raised so far $19,391

Proceeds benefit

Benefits of Sober October

Here's just some of the benefits you could experience by going sober for October.

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Sense of Achievement

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Sleeping Better

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Clear Your Head

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Greater Energy

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Weight Loss

How does Sober October work?

Challenge yourself to go alcohol-free for 31 days this October and raise funds to help support the lives of Americans in recovery.

How it works step 1 - Sign up

Sign-up to the challenge

How it works step 2 - Go alcohol free in October

Go alcohol-free in October

How it works step 3 - Ask for donations

Ask family, friends and workmates to sponsor you

How it works step 4 - Help others

Raise funds to support people on their recovery journey

What is Sober October?

Sober October is a fundraiser that challenges you to go alcohol-free in October and raise funds to support the mental health of people in recovery.

Having a month off alcohol also has great health benefits, such as sleeping better, having more energy and of course, no hangovers!

So you're not only helping others, you're helping yourself. It's a win-win!

Sign Up to the challenge today

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Why take part?

Funds raised for Sober October will assist SMART Recovery, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, to continue facilitating change for people who want to find life beyond addiction.

During the month, participants are encouraged to share their stories and perspectives, to support the mental health of people in recovery to live a more fulfilling and balanced life. Together, we can improve recovery outcomes.


Once you have signed up, you will be able to:

  • Personalize your own profile page
  • Join or create a team
  • Invite friends and family
  • Earn achievement badges while you go sober and fundraise

I'm ready to go sober!