NAMIWalks Your Way Colorado Springs
Join us on October 9, 2021
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Saturday, October 9, 2021
Monument Valley Park
(MVP Triangle just below Fine Arts Center)
170 W. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Registration starts at 8 a.m. 9 a.m is the actual "send off " time for the walk.
Note: This page will host a live stream of the event beginning at around 8:45 a.m. The live stream will also be available at the NAMI Colorado Springs Facebook page.
Anytime! If you choose to walk (or do another activity) on your own, whenever it works for you, feel free to post photos on social media with the hashtags #NAMIWalksCOS and #NotAlone!
NAMI Colorado Springs
1615 S Murray Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
Join us for A United Day of Hope
For the second year in a row, NAMIWalks will be a little different — while making a lot of difference. In 2021, it’s still going to be “your way.” Along with our successful virtual option, NAMIWalks Your Way will be hosting an in-person event, in compliance with the local health department COVID-19 guidelines. We continue to prove our resilience and make the event our own.
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 Your Way on Saturday, October 9, 2021
What is NAMIWalks Your Way?
NAMIWalks Your Way will be an in-person event and/or a virtual experience, united with NAMIWalks across the country. 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.
Creativity Rules: What participants are doing on event day
Many participants will meet at Monument Valley Park but if unable, they can:
- Walk 7,000+ steps for a 5K their way
- Plan a craft day with their kids
- Hold a virtual bake-off with their team
- 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
Take photos and videos and share your activity on favorite social media with the link to your walk fundraising page and the hashtag #NotAlone. Together we can make a difference for people affected by mental illness.
The only limit of NAMIWalks Your Way is staying safe, healthy, and inspired. Share your ideas with us!
Remember: United, we insist on Mental Health for All.