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August 2, 2013

Walk to Prevent Suicide: 2013 Out of the Darkness Community Walk

When: Back to Calendar September 28, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Where: National Mall
Constitution Avenue Northwest & 17th Street Northwest
West Potomac Park,Washington,DC 20006
Cost: Free
Contact: Simone Poetscher

Help us shine a bright light on this preventable issue and bring suicide Out of the Darkness.

Join the movement!

Saturday: September 28, 2013
Constitution Gardens (17th & Constitution Ave)
National Mall, Washington, D.C.

Walk past D.C.’s major memorials at sunset!

Walk with us to save lives!
✴ 4 Mile Suicide Prevention Walk
✴ Remembrance activity
✴ Refreshments
✴ Live entertainment
✴ Family activities
✴ A community of hope and inspiration
✴ And more!

Event Schedule:
3:00 pm Registration opens
4:00 pm Family activities begin /
Registration ongoing
5:00 pm Opening ceremony
5:45 pm Walk begins
7:15 pm Remembrance activity /
Closing ceremony

A person dies by suicide every 13.7 minutes in the United States, claiming more than 38,000 lives each year.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is the leading
national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to
understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.

Starts 09/28/2013 @ 5:00 pm
Ends 8:00 pm
Check-in Time 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Registration Cutoff 09/27/2013 12:00 pm
Donation Cutoff 01/01/2014 12:00 am
Contact Simone Poetscher
Phone 202-730-5921

Register here: http://AFSP.DonorDrive.com/Event/DC

Follow on Twitter: @AFSP_DCWalk


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