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NAMI Minnesota
800 Transfer Road, #31
Saint Paul, MN 55114

phone: 651-645-2948
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2017 NAMIWalks Minnesota

NAMIWalks Brings Awareness and Hope

Over 4,000 people from around the state joined in NAMIWalks Minnesota, a 5K walk to raise awareness about mental illnesses and celebrate hope on Sept. 23 at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis. Together we raised over $463,000 (to date) to provide education, support and advocacy for children and adults with mental illnesses and their families. Donations to the walk can still be made through Nov. 22.

Thanks NAMIWalks Minnesota 2017 Sponsors

National NAMIWalks Elite Sponsor

National NAMIWalks
The Allergan Foundation
Takeda Lundbeck


Allina Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota

Great River Energy
Hennepin County Medical Center
Debra Hohag Anderson
HealthPartners | Regions Hospital | Park Nicollet Melrose Center
Meridian Behavioral Health
North Memorial Health

CentraCare St. Cloud Hospital
Discount Steel
Lighthouse Child & Family Services, LLC
Mall of America
People Incorporated

Start/Finish Line
Associated Clinic of Psychology
Allan & Mary Lou Burdick
Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company
Headway Emotional Health Services
High Brow and the Shades
Abby McKenzie & Rick Lancaster
Minnesota Recovery Connection
Natalis Counseling & Psychology Solutions
Nystrom & Associates
Al & Pat Rousseau
Touchstone Mental Health
Jon & Susan Westerhaus

Mental Health Resources, Inc.
Northern Pines Mental Health Center
Pinstripes Bistro Bowling & Bocce
Print Central
Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. & Lundbeck
TForce Final Mile
Vail Place

Adler Graduate School
John & Janet Carey
Carlson Capital Management
Catholic Charities and St. Joseph's Home for Children
DBT & EMDR Specialists, PA
Guild Incorporated
Hamm Clinic
Michael A. Hatch, Attorney at Law
Michael Henley & Randi Yoder
Cort Holten & Coburns
House of Charity
Lindberg Law
Minnesota Psychiatric Society
Northwood Children's Services
Resource, Inc.
Edholm/Roll Families & Tandem Printing
Therapeutic Services Agency Incorporated
Washburn Center for Children

Sue Abderholden & Lee Keller
C.L.U.E.S. (Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio)
Nancy and Bob Dillon
Greater Minnesota Family Services
Jeff Hardwig, MD | International Falls
Holden Photos
Innovative Psychological Consultants
In Memory of Kurt Rousseau
Scott Johnson
Lee Carlson Center
LifeSpan of Minnesota
MCO Communications
Minnesota Association of Community Mental Health Programs (MACMHP)
Minnesota Autism Center
Minnesota Department of  Commerce
Minnesota Hospital Association
Minnesota Medical Association
Northeast Youth & Family Services
North Homes Children & Family Services
Northwestern Mental Health Center, Inc.
P&F Machining, Inc.
Progressive Individual Resources
Radias Health
ReEntry House
Shaughnessy Flooring
Nancy Silesky & Carbone's
Tai Chi for Well-Being
Tasks Unlimited
U of M Deptartment of Psychiatry
Patrick Westerhaus

2016 NAMIWalks Minnesota

Thanks to everyone for making the 10th annual NAMIWalks Minnesota a huge success! Over $438,000 was raised for NAMI Minnesota’s work improving the lives of people living with mental illnesses and their families. See photos.

2015 NAMIWalks Minnesota is Huge Success

An enormous crowd of over 4,500 people joined in the ninth annual NAMIWalks Minnesota, held Sept. 26 at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis and at the Community & Technical College field house in Rochester. There were more than 200 Walk teams and over $421,000 was raised! The event featured live music, picnics, team photos, resource tables, a kids tent, face-painters, a tree of hope, dance performances, a t-shirt contest and more. See photos. Team photos.  Holden photos. Witchell photos.

2014 NAMIWalks Minnesota Raises $397,108!

There were over 200 walk teams and 4,000 plus walkers at this year's amazing celebration. The final total raised for NAMI's programs for children and adults with mental illnesses and their families was $397,108! Thanks to all who walked, donated and volunteered, and to all of our wonderful sponsors! See Walk photos. See More Walk photos. See Team Photos. More photos, here. Follow NAMIWalks Minnesota's Facebook Page. NAMIWalks SE Minnesota was also held on Sept. 27 in Rochester and raised $38,306.

2013 NAMIWalks Minnesota

Despite a persistent rain, nearly 3,000 walkers joined in the 7th annual NAMIWalks Minnesota held at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis on Saturday, Sept. 28. The 5K walk to increase public awareness of mental illnesses and support NAMI's programs of education, support and advocacy raised more than $341,000! NAMIWalks was also held at the Community & Technical College in Rochester on the same day. Thanks to everyone for donating,  joining in and celebrating hope together at NAMIWalks. See Photos. See Slideshow. See More Photos. See Slideshow 2. Also see Team Photos!

2012 NAMIWalks Minnesota

NAMIWalks Minnesota 2012 was a huge success thanks to our dedicated captains, walkers and donors, and because of our generous sponsors. Over $300,000 was raised! Changing Minds, Sept. 22, video. Patrick Kennedy video on NAMIWalks and Overcoming Stigma.

2011 NAMIWalks - Celebrates Spectacular Fifth Year

The 2011 NAMIWalks Minnesota was spectacular! More than 3,200 participated and raised over $319,000! St. Cloud Area NAMI also held NAMIWalks on Sept. 24, drawing 300 people and raising nearly $15,000.

Short NAMIWalks 2011 Video, made by a volunteer. Find Photos or see Slideshow. 

2010 NAMIWalks Minnesota

The 2010 NAMIWalks was AMAZING!  Thanks to the 150 teams, over 100 volunteers and more than 2,500 walkers, $287,000 was raised! To view team photos and hundreds of other walk photos, click here.

2009 NAMIWalks Minnesota

NAMIWalks Minnesota was held Sept. 26, 2009 at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis. More than 2,000 people joined in the Walk and raised over $283,000!   See Walk photos.

2008 NAMIWalks Minnesota

NAMIWalks Minnesota drew over 1,500 walkers and raised over $232,000! To see team photos and other walk photos, click here.

2007 NAMIWalks Minnesota

The first NAMIWalks Minnesota was a historic day, drawing over 1,300 walkers and raising over $200,000 for NAMI's programs!