NAMIWalks New Hampshire

Join us on October 6, 2019

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In 2019, we are celebrating 17 years of NAMIWalks, the nation's largest mental health awareness and fundraising event. We invite you to join us for any of our close to 100 community walks. NAMIWalks is a fun, family-friendly event and there is no cost to register.

There are multiple ways you can make a difference with NAMIWalks: as a sponsor, committee member, team captain, team member, individual walker, or volunteer!

However you participate in NAMIWalks, you will be joining NAMI's movement to raise awareness of mental illness and raise funds for our mission to help individuals and families right here in our region.

We Walk on Sunday, October 6th!

Location
Soccer Fields at 73 South Fruit St., Concord, NH 03301 (across from Memorial Field)

Schedule Overview
9:00 am - Onsite Registration Opens 10:15 am - Brief Program & Remarks
10:30 am - Walk Starts!
(5K downtown route or shorter 3/4 mile option)
    
Updates & Reminders
NAMIWalks NH is family-friendly, dog-friendly, free & FUN - sign up your friends, colleagues and neighbors!

If you can't join us in person, please register as a Virtual Walker!

New & Returning FUN: Portable rock climbing wall, bounce house, photo booth, music, face painting, puppet show, balloons, Zumba, BBQ lunch (including veggie burgers) & MORE!

Pup Tent: Bring your Dog Costume Contest competitors to the Pup Tent upon arrival (ideally by 9 AM) to enter the Dog Costume Contest. This year's winners will be decided by vote - all Walkers are encouraged to stop by the Pup Tent to cast their vote! Voting closes at 10AM.

Raffle Tent: Every registered Walker gets (1) complimentary ticket to win some fabulous prizes! Enter to win, and purchase additional tickets, at the Raffle Tent.

Why NAMIWalks NH Matters
Last year, NAMI New Hampshire provided education, support and advocacy to more than 29,000 Granite Staters affected by mental illness and suicide. Every year, mental illness impacts the lives of at least one in 5 adults and children across the United States.

NAMIWalks NH is the Granite State's largest mental health and suicide prevention event, last year bringing together 2,000+ participants to celebrate mental illness recovery, to honor those who have lost their lives to mental illness and to help raise funds, #crushstigma and promote awareness.

NAMI New Hampshire is a grassroots organization working to improve the lives of all people affected by mental illness and suicide through support, education and advocacy .

Questions?
Please contact Brittany Porter via email or phone at 603-225-5359 ext. 349.

Walk Day Instructions for Team Captains & Walkers

TEAM CAPTAINS (TCs): go promptly to the Team Meeting Area & stay near the letter with which your team name starts. TCs gather ALL team member checks, cash, & materials and place in large TC envelope (envelopes available at Registration or from TC Coordinators in Team Meeting Area). Bring your envelope to Registration Tent no later than 10 AM.

PRE-REGISTERED TEAM MEMBERS: head to the Team Meeting Area & find your team's designated letter. Give all cash, checks, etc.to your TEAM CAPTAIN.
     
UNREGISTERED TEAM MEMBERS: Visit the Day-of Registration tables at the Registration Tent. Save time on Walk Day by registering online today!

PRE-REGISTERED INDIVIDUAL WALKERS: head to the Pre-Registered TC/Individual Walker Table at the Registration Tent.

UNREGISTERED INDIVIDUAL WALKERS: visit the Day-of Registration tables at the Registration Tent. Save time on Walk Day by registering online today!

Event Date:

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Route Distance

5K

Location:

Soccer Fields on S Fruit Street 
Concord, NH

 

Event Time:

Check-in: 9:00am
Start time: 10:30am

Contact Us:

NAMI New Hampshire
85 N State Street
Concord, NH  03301
Brittany Porter
603-225-5359 x349,
[email protected]

Did you know?

20% of children ages 13-18 have, or will have, a serious mental illness.
43.8 million adults experience mental illness in a given year.

Register today and join us as we improve the lives of those affected by mental illness in our communities!

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