Las Vegas Walk

Join us on March 29, 2014

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Event Details
Where Centennial Hills Park
Las Vegas, Nevada
Starts 03/29/2014 @ 10:00 am
Ends 1:00 pm
Check-in Time 9:00 am to 10:00 am
Registration Cutoff 03/28/2014 3:00 pm
Donation Cutoff 07/01/2014 12:00 am
Division N/A
Contact Jessica van der Stad
Phone 760-459-9959
E-mail Address Jvanderstad@afsp.org

*Online registration closes at 12 noon (3:00 pm EST) the Friday before the Walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the event! Please know that online donations are accepted until June 30th, 2014.

 

Join us for the 2014 Las Vegas Walk to Prevent Suicide!

 Walker Check-In: 9:00 - 10:00am

Resource Fair & Survivor Activities Start: 9:00am

Opening Ceremony: 10:00am

Walk Begins Around: 10:45am

Dove Release: 12:00pm

(or when the Walk route closes)

 

SPREAD THE WORD!

Download the 2014 Las Vegas WALK FLYER to send to family and friends and display in your community. Encourage everyone you know to REGISTER, DONATE, and JOIN to movement to save lives!

LOCATION + WALK ROUTE:

CHECK OUT the Walk event location at the beautiful Centennial Hills Park.

This year's Walk route is 3 miles and will start/end at the SOUTH side of the park, closest to the Centennial Hills Library. The route is wheelchair and stroller accessible. Come prepared for lots of encouragement and support along the way!

T-SHIRTS:

San Diego Event Landing 2.jpg Raise $150 by March 29th and receive a FREE 2014 Out of the Darkness Walk t-shirt! Remember, in addition to fundraising online, you can turn in cash and check donations at the Registration Tent on the day of the Walk.

PAWS FOR PREVENTION:

Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome at the Walk! Your four-legged friend can register for FREE at the Paws For Prevention Tent.

We will also have AFSP Doggie Bandanas in small and large sizes!

COMMUNITY RESOURCES:

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Make sure to arrive early to allow time to explore the Community Resources area!

Information tables hosted by local businesses and non-profit organizations will open at 9:00am. This is your opportunity to gather literature, hear about upcoming events, and connect with others who are dedicated to making a difference in the community.

REMEMBRANCE TENT:

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If you are a survivor of suicide loss, we encourage you to bring a non-returnable photo of your loved one to the Walk to add to our Remembrance Tent.

AFSP's Remembrance Tent is an opportunity for Walkers to share special photos and written memories of their loved one with others, or to simply pause for a quiet moment of reflection. 

SURVIVOR ACTIVITIES:

Please remember to pick up your Honor Beads and "I Walk For" labels at the Walk to acknowledge your personal connection to the cause and help you to identify with others who may know just how you feel.

Other Special Recognitions:

Supporting the LGBT Community - RAINBOW

Supporting a Loved One Affected by Mental Illness - LIGHT BLUE

Supporting Our Veterans, Armed Forces, and Their Families – STARS

 

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Quick Stats

$36,213.44 Raised
655 Participants

Sponsored By

Montevista Hospital
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