Join MHAF in the 10th Annual Walk for Mental Wellness

by | Apr 4, 2017 | Events

By Vicky McNeilan, Mental Health America Fredericksburg Virginia

Join Mental Health America of Fredericksburg in the 10th Annual Walk for Mental Wellness at 9 a.m. on May 13, 2017, in Hurkamp Park, 500 William Street, Fredericksburg.

Mental Health America of Fredericksburg (MHAF) has been serving the greater Fredericksburg community since 1955. When you walk, you support MHAF’s helpline, suicide prevention education program, senior visitors program, and support groups.

There will be fun activities for the whole family, including:
A warm-up session
One mile and three mile walks
Silent auction and raffle
Live music
Activities for kids
Spirit photo contest
Awards for walkers and teams

Register at www.mhafred.org/walk for $25 and reserve a tee-shirt. Online Registration closes May 11.

You can register at the walk from 9 to 10 a.m. for $30.

Silent Auction and Raffle
The silent auction will feature art work by local artists, gift certificates, gift baskets, and more. The raffle will be for a $100 gift certificate.

9 a.m. – Check-in. Register online or at the event. Arrive early.
9 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Fun, games, refreshments, silent auction and raffle
9:30 a.m. – Warm-up
9:45 a.m. – Sponsor and team recognition
10 a.m. – One mile and three mile walks
12 p.m. – Awards and live entertainment

Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothing, along with sunglasses and a hat or other sun protection. You may want to bring rain gear, too. This is a rain or shine event.

More details
Visit our walk page at www.mhafred.org/walk for more information.

Connect with Us
Stay informed about future events by liking us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MHAFred

For questions, please contact:
Rita Girard
Executive Director
Mental Health America Fredericksburg VA
540-371-2704 or toll free 1-800-684-6423
[email protected]

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