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Saint Paul, MN 55114
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NAMIWalks Minnesota is a 5K walk to help raise awareness of mental illnesses set for Sept. 27, at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis. Click on the logo to register or donate!
There are over 130 walk teams already signed up and more than 1,350 registered walkers as of Aug. 27. For NAMIWalks information, contact Raquel Grad at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-645-2948 x115. Follow NAMIWalks Minnesota's Facebook Page. Also set for Sept. 27 is NAMIWalks SE Minnesota in Rochester.
Team Captain's Packet
NAMIWalks - Fundraising Ideas
NAMIWalks - Timelines
NAMIWalks Promo Video - We Have to Depend on Each Other
NAMIWalks Promo Video - Creating a Better Tomorrow
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NAMIWalks Minnesota already has over 60 business and individual sponsors!
For sponsorship information, contact Raquel Grad at
email@example.com or 651-645-2948 x115. Thank you to Sponsors who are already on board for NAMIWalks 2014!
Premier Plus: Allina Health-Mental Health
Gold: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, HealthPartners, Hennepin Co. Medical Center, Takeda Lundbeck, Medica, Park Nicollet Melrose Center, PreferredOne, Regions Hospital, United Healthcare Military & Veterans
Silver: Optum, PrairieCare, Takeda Lundbeck, Debra Hohag Anderson
Start/Finish: Behavioral Healthcare Providers, BHSI, Allan & Lou Burdick, Genoa Healthcare, LifeSpan of Minnesota, Inc., Natalis Counseling & Psychology Solutions, Al & Pat Rousseau, Metro Transit,
Bronze: Canvas Health, Scott Craven, Nystrom & Associates, One Love - Bob Marley Tribute Band, Washburn Center for Children, Dynamex, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Minnesota Recovery Connection, Mental Health Resources, Northern Pines Mental Health Center, North Memorial Health Care
Supporter: Carlson Capital Management, John & Janet Carey, Choices Psychotherapy Ltd., Vickey Coullard, Dungarvin of Minnesota, Fraser, Guild Incorporated, Cort Holten, Lindberg Law, P.C., Meridian Behavioral Health, MHS: DBT & Mental Health Services, Minnesota Autism Center, Northwestern Mental Health Center Inc., Supportive Living Solutions, Stratis Health, Nancy Silesky, Southwest Airlines, Vail Place
Kilometer: CenterLife Counseling Centerville & White Bear Lake, CentraCare St. Cloud Hospital, Flaming Flamingos, Greater Minnesota Family Services, Headway Emotional Health Services, Lakeland Mental Health Center, Pregnancy and Postpartum Support Minnesota, Print Central,
Marco, Inc., People Incorporated, RESOURCE, Inc., Touchstone Mental Health
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!
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.
The first NAMIWalks Minnesota was a historic day, drawing over 1,300 walkers and raising over $200,000 for NAMI's programs!