NAMIWalks Jacksonville

Join us on October 9, 2021

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Event Date:

Saturday, October 9, 2021

 

Location:

Winston Family YMCA
221 Riverside Ave.
Jacksonville FL 32202 

AND
 
Virtually Anywhere!
Participate in NAMIWalks Your Way through social media
 
#NAMIJax #NotAlone

Event Time:

9 am - 12 pm EST
 
 
 

Contact Us:

NAMI Jacksonville 
40 E. Adams St, Ste. LL05
Jacksonville, FL 32202
 
 
 

904-724-7782

[email protected]

NAMI Jacksonville has reached its goal already! Thanks to YOU

Did you know your dollars help us to provide free mental health programs to individuals and families in our community? And every dollar makes a difference.  The more dollars we raise, the more people we can reach in our community.  We count on our community who have the same priorities as we do - supporting MENTAL HEALTH FOR ALL!

How far can we go, how many people can we reach with your help?!?

Next year's goal will be $75,000.  Can we reach that this year?  Please help us reach our stretch goal!

Our collective mental health needs are at their greatest now. One in three U.S. adults reported experiencing depression or anxiety since the pandemic began. NAMI’s programs and advocacy are needed more than ever, and with your help, we are pleased to present

NAMIWalks Jacksonville on Saturday, October 9, 2021

What is NAMIWalks Jacksonville? 

NAMIWalks Jacksonville will be an in-person event, in compliance with the local health department COVID-19 guidelines, with a virtual experience, united with NAMIWalks across the country.  Local participants will meet at the Winston Family YMCA​ on  October 9, 2021 to walk a 5K on the North bank of the Jacksonville Riverwalk to raise funds, hope and awareness for mental health.  On the day of the event, NAMIWalks participants, mental health advocates, and NAMI partners will step up our strength and energy, where together we can walk in solidarity for mental health!

Mental Health is not for some. It's for all!

What is NAMIWalks Your Way? 

NAMIWalks Your Way means putting one foot in front of the other, either actually or virtually. Participants get to use their creativity, with the main rule that we continue to advance towards our goal by leaps and bounds. The choice is yours on how and where you want to make this year’s event fit into this year’s reality.

What participants are doing on event day for the virtual "Your Way": Walk 7,000+ steps for a 5K anywhere; Practice self-care with a favorite hobby: yoga, gardening, knitting; Do a 5K on the treadmill or stationary bike; Create a safe and socially distanced stroll in their neighborhood.  The only limit of NAMIWalks Your Way is staying safe, healthy, and inspired.  Take photos and videos and share your activity on favorite social media with the link to your walk fundraising page and the hashtag #NAMIJax #NotAlone. Together we can make a difference for people affected by mental illness.

Remember: United, we insist on Mental Health for All.
 

 

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