NAMIWalks Los Angeles County 2017
Saturday, October 7th
Grand Park Event Lawn in downtown Los Angeles
Now in its fourteenth year, NAMIWalks LAC celebrates recovery from mental illness and to help raise funds, combat stigma, and promote awareness. Together, we will walk to support families and individuals with mental illness and to eradicate the stigma they face every day.
The Pre Walk Program begins at 9:15 AM and the 5K Walk at 10 AM. Walkers will meet at Grand Park’s Event Lawn and walk through vibrant and art-filled downtown Los Angeles, seeing some of LA’s most beautiful and iconic architectural sites before returning to Grand Park for fun activities, music, raffle prizes, and more!
Join over 5,000 Angelinos in the county’s largest event to support mental health and fight the stigma people affected by mental illness and their families face every day. Proceeds fund NAMI’s no-cost support and education programs for families and individuals living with mental illness.
REGISTER NOW as a Walk Star and become one of NAMIWalks LAC elite walkers! Just set your goal to $1,000 or more. Walk Stars who raise over $1,000 receive special incentives including a Walk Star T-shirt, pin, tote bag, and more! Walk Stars will also be invited to a special Post Walk celebration party and be entered in a chance to win great prizes!
Become a Walk Star today and make a difference in the lives of people impacted by mental illness!
Need help or have questions?
Contact us at namiwalks.org/losangelescounty or (310) 571-5256
Sponsor NAMIWalks LAC 2017!
Mental health is a vital part of overall health. You can show your agreement as an LAC sponsor. Join leading organizations by being part of our effort to address the mental health crisis in Los Angeles County and beyond.
NAMIWalks LAC a unique opportunity to reach a vast community of Angelinos affected by mental health conditions. People of all ages, races, and backgrounds come together each year in a powerful and inspiring demonstration of compassionate action. As a sponsor of NAMIWalks LAC, your company will benefit from a high level of acknowledgment, receiving media impressions and exposure to a diverse audience of participants.
WALK DAY PROGRAM:
8-9:15 am: Walker sign-in and registration
9:15-10:00 am: Opening Program
10:00 am- 11:30 am: Walk
11:30am-12:00 pm: Post Walk Program and Contest Winners
For assistance with sponsorship, forming a NAMIWalks LAC team, or fundraising, contact Walk Manager Shelley Hoffman at firstname.lastname@example.org or (310) 571-5256
Please mail Matching Gifts and Offline Donations to:
NAMIWalks Los Angeles County
3250 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1501
Los Angeles, CA 90010