Dickinson Walk

Join us on September 21, 2019


Event Details

Walk Date: 09/21/2019
Walk Location: West River Ice Center - Dickinson, ND
Check-in/Registration Time: 8:00 am
Program Begins: 9:25 am
Walk Begins: 10:00 am
Walk Ends: 10:30 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Lisa Stoltz 
Contact Phone: 701-290-3078 
Contact Email: [email protected]

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 from the time check-in begins until the walk starts. Registration is free and open to the public. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

Welcome to the Out of the Darkness Dickinson Walk

When you walk in the Out of the Darkness Walks, you join the effort with hundreds of thousands of people to raise awareness and funds that allow the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.

Thanks to Walkers and Donors like you, AFSP has been able to set a goal to reduce the annual suicide rate 20% by 2025.

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

Walk Route

We will walk 1 loop around the community center. You are welcome to Walk longer if you choose. A light lunch will be served and silent auction winners will be announced starting about 10:30.

Friendly, leashed pets with responsible owners are welcome. Make a donations at the Paws For Prevention table and get a bandanna for your pet!

Help Spread the Word!

Download the Dickinson Walk WALK FLYER to send to family and friends and display in your community.  Encourage everyone you know to REGISTER, DONATE, and JOIN the movement to save lives!  Please help promote the event through your social media outlets! #OutoftheDarkness

  Follow Us! Post to your Facebook page and add the direct link to your fundraising page. View event page

  Follow Us! If you are on Twitter, Tweet about the event. Don’t forget to add #outofthedarkness to your tweets!

  Remember your LinkedIn connections!
  Follow Us! Share and tag your photos with #outofthedarkness! Spread the word and ask for support by sharing the videos and social shares in walker central (must be logged in)


There are many more social media outlets, please use any and all to help promote the event.  Tell your story about why you walk!


Raise $150 by 09/21/2019 and receive an official Out of the Darkness Walk T-shirt!

Remember, in addition to fundraising online, you will be able to turn in additional cash or check donations at the registration table the day of the Walk. 

Activities of Hope and Healing

We will have a massage therapist and core synchronization.

There will be rock painting, and a table to make posters. There are also beads, temporary tattoos, and a silent auction. AFSP merchandise will be for sale.

There will be a silent auction, a massage therapist, core synchronization, AFSP merchandise for sale, rock painting, a station to make posters and temporary tattoos and food just to name a few! Plus Miss North Dakota Haley Wolfe will be speaking We will walk at 10 and announce auction winners and eat about 1030. 

Honor Beads

Losing someone to suicide or struggling with a mental illness can feel like no one understands what you are going through. Unlike other illnesses, it is difficult to look at someone and know their connection.

There is an honor bead for everyone, whether you have lost a loved one, struggle personally, support a friend and/or family member, or all of the above.


The Out of the Darkness Community Walk is a journey of remembrance, hope, support, and a walk that unites a campus and community – a time to acknowledge the ways in which suicide and mental illness have affected our lives and our loved ones. 

Thank you for your support! We look forward to seeing you at the walk!

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