Chico Walk

Join us on October 14, 2017

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Welcome to the Chico Walk

Event Details

Walk Date: 10/14/2017
Walk Location: Chico City Plaza
Check-in/Registration Time: 10/14/2017 at 9:00 am
Opening Ceremony: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 12:30 pm

For more information,
please contact:

 Ariel Ellis 
 530-433-9293    arielschoolpsych@gmail.com

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Early Registration Challenge:

Get your team name printed on the official event T-Shirts! Register your team now and click here for details to have your team name featured on the 2017 Out of the Darkness Walk T-Shirts.

 
Join Us This October for the Annual Out of the Darkness Walk in Chico!

The annual Chico Out of the Darkness Community Walk will take place on Saturday 10/14/17 at Chico City Plaza. The Greater Sacramento Area Chapter is excited to host another great event with your help!

 

Quick Links:
Walk Details & Activities Volunteer With Us
Fundraising Incentives Map, Parking & Transit Directions
Remembrance Activities Event Flyers
Sponsorship Opportunities  

 

Fundraising Incentives

Early Registration Challenge:

Get your team name printed on the official event T-Shirts! Register your team now and click here for details to have your team name featured on the 2017 Out of the Darkness Walk T-Shirts.

We have fundraising incentives and recognition gifts available at all levels:

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Download the Chico Walk Sponsorship Packet. With sponsorship opportunities starting at only $100, this is a perfect opportunity for large and small businesses to play a role in making suicide prevention a priority in the community. All sponsors will receive marketing and publicity benefits!

If you know a local business owner or company that would like to sponsor the Chico Walk, email us or send them the sponsorship packet.

Help Spread the Word: Share Your Walk

         

Walk Details & Activities:

The 2017 Community Walk will be another great event and we are looking forward to growing it again this fall. Encourage others to walk with us to fight suicide. Registration is free!

We are excited to once again be at Chico City Plaza this fall and have a great program of speakers lined up. Registration opens at 9:00am, and the walk program will begin at 10:00am.

There is a map below to get to the site, and we will have new merchandise available at the walk as well.

Our Route:

Our walk route will be approximately 1.5 miles over level surfaces that is very accessible to all of our walkers. We will begin and end at the Plaza and walk along city streets. If you would like to walk only part of the walk route, you will be able to turn back at any point, and we will have event volunteers along the way to help with questions.

Remembrance Activities:

Honor Beads will be available to all participants and you are welcome and encouraged to take beads to wear on the day of the walk. If you would like to know more about the Honor Beads, click here to find out what they signify.

 

 

Volunteer With Us on Walk Day:

Volunteer with us on Walk Day and help us make the Chico Out of the Darkness Community Walk a success. Our walk is planned and managed by Volunteers just like you, and we would love to have your help on the day of the walk. 

We'll have volunteers helping with everything from Event Set Up & Breakdown to Food and Beverage Stations, the Honor Bead Tent, Route Support, Prize Giveaways, and much more!

Email us if you are interested in helping with the walk or if you have any questions about Volunteering with us.

Help Spread the Word: Printable Flyers

Help us spread the word about the Out of the Darkness Walks by distributing flyers in your neighborhood. Downtown areas, local businesses and schools, and high traffic events all make the perfect places to post flyers.  Contact us and we'll be glad to email some flyers directly to you.

Map and Driving Directions:

This year's Chico Out of the Darkness Community Walk will be held again at Chico City Plaza.

  • For driving directions and to view the above map in your browser CLICK HERE.

 

*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.

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Quick Stats

$1,848.64 Raised
56 Participants

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