*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.
Registration/Sign in opens: 9:00 am
Walk Begins: 10:00am
Walk Ends: 1:00pm
All teams raising $1,000 by September 6th will get their Team Name printed on our 2014 Staten Island Out of the Darkness Community Walk T-Shirts
(Remember walkers must raise $150 to get a T-Shirt)
Have Your Own Team Sign Displayed at the Walk
To be eligible for a Team Sign you must meet these levels by September 29th.
|Raise $5,000 get a PLATINUM TEAM SIGN|
|Raise $3,500 get a GOLD TEAM SIGN|
|Raise $2,000 get a SILVER TEAM SIGN|
|Raise $1,000 get a BRONZE TEAM SIGN|
The signs are yours to walk with and take home.
Any participant who raises $1,000 or more will get their name on a special Stage banner. Your fundraising total of $1,000 or more must be posted by September 29th.
Individuals walking in honor of a loved one, who raise $1,000+ by September 29th will be eligible to have the name of the person they are walking for on their own walk sign.
Your fundraising total of $1,000 or more must be posted by September 29th.
If you or a teammate can secure a sponsorship, your team will receive special recognition at the Walk! Reach out to professionals & business owners you know and businesses you frequent.
Download and share our 2014 Walk Flyer: