Merrimack Valley Walk

Join us on October 4, 2014

Sorry, registrations are currently closed.
Event Details
Where Vandenberg Esplanade
Lowell, Massachusetts
Starts 10/04/2014 @ 10:00 am
Ends 1:00 pm
Check-in Time 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Registration Cutoff 10/03/2014 12:00 pm
Donation Cutoff 01/01/2015 12:00 am
Contact Mary Beth Traynor
Phone 978-764-8525
Email Address

*Online registration closes at noon (local time) the Friday before the walk. However, anyone who would like to participate can register in person at the walk during the check-in times listed above. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

The Out of the Darkness Community Walks are the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's (AFSP) signature fundraising campaign, bringing together family, friends, colleagues, and supporters at 3-5 mile walks in hundreds of communities across the country.

When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Community Walks, you join the effort with thousands of people to raise funds and awareness for AFSP's vision to create a world without suicide. 

Click the Register Now! button at the top of the page to get started right away.

Merrimack Valley Walk’s 90 Day Team Challenge

Register your team of 10 participants and raise $1,000 as a team by May 31, 2014. You can raise $1,000 from one walker or each walker can raise $100 to help the team.  Your Team Name will be listed on the official 2014 Walk T-shirt and you’ll have a sign with your Team Name posted at the walk.

Spring Team Challenge Winners

Team Landshark


Merrimcak Valley Walk Individual Walker Challenge

Each registered Participant who raises $150 by walk day will receive an official 2014 Walk T-shirt.  The participant can be a member of a team but the funds must be raised individually.  Each Individual who meets the T-shirt goal of $150 by May 31, 2014 will receive an additional gift for raising their minimum goal early.

Merrimack Valley Walk Life Savers Club

Each Individual who raises $1,000 by the day of the walk becomes a member of the Life Savers Club.  The participant can be a member of a team but the funds must be raised individually.  Members of the Life Savers Club receive a special Life Savers Club gift and recognition at the walk.


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Quick Stats

$34,396.58 Raised
322 Participants

Sponsored By

Circle Health
Greater Lowell Health Alliance of CHNA 10
Lahey Health Behavioral Services
Lowell General Hospital
If you are in crisis, call
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline