The OGC Formula Prix summer finals will include thrilling go-kart races with road signs and markings, engaging ITI Jeopardy rounds, and an exhilarating "Who Wants to Be an OG-naire" game that combines the DMV handbook, car knowledge, and OGC facts!
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Team Instructions: Congratulations! Your team has been selected to compete in the exhilarating OGC Formula Prix: Ignition to Independence Edition. This is your chance to shine and claim victory, along with the grand prize of $1,500 for the first-place winner and the prestigious gold medal. The bank has assigned teams, and now it's time for you to assemble your squad. Look out for clues that will give you a head start over the other teams. Each player can contribute to their team's success by completing the six classroom lessons and activities of Drivers Ed, as well as the four lab sessions of Car Safety and Maintenance. Keep in mind that you can earn bonus dollars for your team by engaging in various activities such as jobs, gigs, workshops, campaigns, and volunteer events. Embrace the learning opportunities and strive for excellence as you embark on this thrilling journey.
- Creators (purple): Unleash your artistic talents and innovative thinking as part of the Creators team. Use your creativity and design skills to bring fresh ideas to life, incorporating elements of art, technology, and aesthetics to leave a lasting impact.
- Philosophers (red): Join the Philosophers team and dive deep into critical thinking and philosophical discussions. Analyze complex concepts, challenge assumptions, and explore different perspectives to gain a deeper understanding of the world around you.
- Heroes (blue): Become a member of the Heroes team and unleash your courage and determination to make a positive difference. Engage in acts of service, leadership, and community engagement to leave a lasting impact and inspire others with your heroic deeds.
- Tradesmen (green): Embrace the world of practical skills and craftsmanship as part of the Tradesmen team. Develop hands-on expertise in various trades, from construction and engineering to automotive and mechanical, and showcase your abilities in real-world applications.
Survival Packs: (fees paid to the bank)
• Knowledge Packs: $10
• Resource Packs: $10
• Investment Packs: $10
• Travel Packs: $5
- Knowledge Packs: Expand your horizons with the Knowledge Pack. Gain access to exclusive workshops, tutorials, and educational resources that will enhance your understanding and skills in the game. From in-depth lessons to expert guidance, this pack is your key to unlocking new knowledge and insights ($10 fee).
- Resource Packs: Gear up with the Resource Pack, filled with essential tools, supplies, and equipment to support your team's endeavors. From practical items to unleash your creativity to specialized resources for various challenges, this pack ensures you're well-equipped to excel in all aspects of the game ($10 fee).
- Investment Packs: Unlock the power of smart financial choices with the Investment Pack. Dive into the world of money management, investment strategies, and financial planning to maximize your team's earnings and secure a prosperous future ($10 fee).
- Transportation Packs: Stay on the move with the Transportation Pack. Designed to cover your commuting expenses to and from different workspaces and facilities of Our Generation Cares, this pack ensures you can easily navigate and participate in various activities and events throughout the game ($5 fee).
Be sure to attend our weekly club meetings! Mondays & Wednesdays (12-3 pm & 4-7 pm). We discuss upcoming events, study for DMV tests, plan new activities, lab demos, and share our latest accomplishments. Podcasts are recorded every second Friday in downtown Long Beach.
Ignite your journey and rev up your earning potential each week. Each lesson in the Car and Driver 101 syllabus carries a valuable dollar amount that can be earned by participating players upon successful completion. As you navigate through the summer program, seize the opportunity to earn bonus dollars by engaging in team activities and bonus challenges. Stay updated on the dynamic list of bonus activities, accessible at https://ogcareslabs.org/learn%7Cearn, as new opportunities will be revealed weekly.
To support your progress, one FREE survival pack will be sponsored by silent investors for each lesson. These survival packs serve as valuable resources and can be traded for clue cards before engaging in team activities. Should you desire additional survival packs, reach out to silent investors through team video requests or launch captivating social media campaigns. Alternatively, survival packs can be purchased from the bank using your team earnings.
Fuel your drive by combining the Car and Driver 101 syllabus with clue cards earned from your silent investors. Embrace the power of creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication within your own team and among other teams throughout each lesson of the game. Capture captivating footage of all your team's completed activities and lessons. Your silent investors crave a step-by-step docuseries showcasing your Ignition to Independence journey, and the more you share, the greater their investment in your success. Remember, the more knowledge you acquire, the more financial rewards await you.
Teams can engage in survival pack trades without incurring any fees paid to the bank. However, if players or teams engage in transactions involving dollars for clue cards or special requests, it is crucial to record these with the bank. A $5 transaction fee will be due and payable to the bank.
Rev up your team spirit, embrace the thrill of the game, and remember that every decision you make can impact your journey to independence. Ready? Set. Accelerate towards victory!
- Individual Salary Positions: Earn money by securing a position and successfully completing your assigned job duties each week. All tasks must be completed and submitted to the bank by Friday at 5:00 pm. Once approved, you will receive payment for your efforts.
- Team Contractor Gigs: Generate income for your team by accepting one-time gigs listed on the "OGList" (https://ogcareslabs.org/learn%7Cearn). Whether you provide your own supplies, purchase survival packs from the bank, or trade packs with other teams, completing these gigs to the satisfaction of the bank will earn your team a payment voucher that can be redeemed for cash, boosting your team's earnings. Explore the available gigs, strategize your approach, and make the most of this opportunity to thrive in the game.
- OGC Campaigns: Teams can earn money by submitting creative marketing campaign ideas, engaging in fundraising activities, and organizing special events that contribute to the mission of Our Generation Cares. If your idea is selected, your team will receive a valuable campaign voucher worth $100, which can be redeemed for cash at the bank, further boosting your team's financial resources.
- Community Outreach & Networking Events: Players can earn volunteer dollars redeemable with the bank for cash value. If all team members in one group attend the outreach or networking event, they can collect bonus dollars.
Take advantage of these earning opportunities and contribute to the financial success of your team. Remember to meet deadlines, obtain necessary approvals, and submit required documentation to ensure smooth and timely payment processing.
The Book of Life Card: All cash trades must be recorded with the bank. If someone from your team receives the “Book of Life Card” they can act as the team bookkeeper and avoid the $5 transaction fee per cash trade. If no one from the team possesses the card, your team can submit a video request to silent investors for a knowledge pack which can be redeemed for a bookkeeping tutorial.
The Law of Surprise Card: As the triumphant winners of the prestigious OGC Grand Prix: ITI Edition, you hold the power to make a remarkable decision. In exchange for splitting the cash reward amongst all participants, you will be granted the exclusive and highly coveted "Law of Surprise Card," a limited-edition player card presented by Our Generation Cares. This extraordinary card holds a value of $250, which can be redeemed toward any OGC mentorship program, workshops, special events, and activities where players can earn additional cards and win exciting prizes. Furthermore, this exceptional card carries over to future editions of the OGC Games, granting players the ability to invoke "The Law of Surprise." With this power, players can claim what they don't yet know they possess from the opposing team, adding an element of surprise and intrigue to the game. Embrace the significance of this card and unleash its hidden potential to shape your journey with Our Generation Cares.
Drive Smart, Own Responsibly Card: The prestigious Drive Smart, Own Responsibly Card is an exclusive reward granted to all participants who successfully complete the Ignition to Independence: Car and Driver 101 summer program. This remarkable card holds immense value for players who possess it, as it can be redeemed at the next highly anticipated OGC Formula Prix. Embrace the power of this card, as it serves as a testament to your acquired life skills and knowledge. Remember, the more cards you possess, the greater your advantage in the game, propelling you toward success. Drive smart, own your choices, and let this card be your push-to-start to new opportunities for your journey ahead.
The team with the highest bank account balance at the end of the OGC Formula Prix will secure the gold medal and claim the grand prize valued at $1,500 in cash and prizes. This prize will be split evenly among the players of the winning team, accompanied by well-deserved bragging rights. Please note that the $1,500 prize can only be claimed if ALL lessons are completed by every member of the team. While only one team can emerge as the grand prize winner, the team that secures second place will receive the silver medal and a prize of $500. The third-place team will be awarded the bronze medal and a prize of $250. As for the remaining players, they will receive participation prizes, courtesy of the City of Long Beach Measure US, in the form of a $50 stipend and a $50 bonus gas gift card. Stay motivated, work together as a team, and strive for success throughout the competition.
1. Eligibility: To claim the grand prize of the OGC Formula Prix, participants must successfully complete all program requirements within the specified timeline.
2. Completion Verification: Participants must provide accurate and verifiable documentation to confirm their completion of the program requirements.
3. Team Completion: If participating as a team, all team members must fulfill the program requirements for the team to be eligible for the grand prize.
4. Deadline: All program requirements must be completed within the specified timeline to remain eligible for the grand prize.
5. Prize Distribution: The grand prize, valued at $1,500 in cash and prizes, will be awarded according to the terms and conditions set by OGC officials. This includes the $50 stipend and $50 gas gift card given to all participants who successfully complete the summer program.
6. Decision Finality: All decisions regarding grand prize eligibility and distribution are final and binding.
By participating, participants agree to adhere to these grand prize claim rules. OGC reserves the right to modify these rules as needed.
Please review these rules carefully before claiming the grand prize.
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