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

phone: 651-645-2948
toll free: 1-888-NAMI-Helps
(1-888-626-4435)
fax: 651-645-7379

email: namihelps@namimn.org

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2016 NAMIWalks Minnesota

2016 NAMIWalks Minnesota is set for Sept. 24 in Minneapolis and Rochester. Sponsorship information is available below. For more details please contact Raquel Grad at 651-645-2948 x112 or rgrad@namimn.org.

2016 NAMIWalks Sponsorship Information

2016 NAMIWalks Sponsorship Confirmation

NAMIWalks Information Meeting, May 4
Planning for NAMIWalks Minnesota is already underway! Whether you are new to NAMIWalks, or a walk veteran, your first steps begin here. Learn how to plan your Walk team, how to volunteer with NAMIWalks, and how NAMI Minnesota is making a difference. The NAMIWalks Information Meeting will be held May 4, from 5:30-7:00 p.m., at Honey, 205 E. Hennepin Ave., in Minneapolis. Please RSVP to Raquel at events@namimn.org or sign up at http://wimmn2016.eventbrite.com.

Walk Committee Members Sought
We are looking for dedicated, passionate and driven volunteers to join our NAMIWalks Committee! Help plan our 10th annual NAMIWalks Minnesota and support our important work. We can’t do it without YOU! Contact Raquel at events@namimn.org for more information.

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, although the figures aren't in, over $421,000 has been 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. For more information, contact Raquel Grad at rgrad@namimn.org or 651-645-2948 x115.  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.

View photos from NAMIWalks Minnesota.

NAMIWalks Media Advisory    NAMIWalks Donation Receipt 2011    NAMIWalks Poster 2011 

Short NAMIWalks 2011 Video, made by a volunteer. Find Photos or see Slideshow. See Team Photos. See more photos. 

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.

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

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!