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This year's NAMIWalks Minnesota is set for Sept. 27, at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis. Watch for a meeting of team captains this spring.
The Top large company teams by size: Fairview 308, HealthPartners 307, Cigna 202, UCare 193, Allina 138, PrairieCare 138.
Top smaller organization teams: HCMC 85, Optum-Bloomington 38, HealthEast St. Joseph’s, St. John’s & Woodwinds Hospitals 37, Team Genoa 32, MHR 28.
Top family teams: Team Scheig 51, Bobz Headphones 35, Team Bubbie 34, Aylete’s Daisies 32, Drama Mamas 32, In Our Own Voice 26.
Top affiliate teams: Kaleidoscopes 47, Tremelos 15, Will’s Walkers 15, Rural Rowdies 12, and Hennepin Heroes 12.
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!
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.
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.
View photos from 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.
Walk Brings Awareness,
Savage Pacer, 9-25-10
Resident Leads NAMIWalks, Longfellow Messenger, 9-1-10
Drama Mamas Fight Stigma, Burnsville Sun, 8-26-10
Washington County Walks, Stillwater Gazette, 8-26-10
NAMIWalks on Sept. 25, KARE 11, 8-16-10
Cities 97 Promotes NAMIWalks
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.
NAMIWalks Minnesota drew over 1,500 walkers and raised over $232,000! To see team photos and other walk photos, click here.