NAMI Bucks County Stride for Mental Health Awareness 2019

Above: The NAMI Bucks team joined by Bruce Gordon of Fox 29 News, Alan Hartl of Lenape Valley Foundation and State Representative Marguerite Quinn (2018)

THANK YOU!

Thank you to every Stride participant, volunteer, donor, speaker, sponsor and vendor for making the 2019 NAMI Bucks County Stride for Mental Health Awareness the most successful and best-attended to date with over 500 participants. We also achieved 114% of our fundraising goal. Words can’t express how much we love and appreciate each and every one of you for helping to build better lives for all Bucks County residents affected by mental illness.

Our top individual fundraiser is Jamie Gairo, and our top fundraising team is Alex’s Unfinished Story! THANK YOU!

We also can’t thank Rich and Kathleen Campbell enough for matching the walker donations. We will bring you a final total as soon as it’s available, and send us your photos so we can post them!


WHY WE WALK

We walk on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in Warminster Community Park to raise awareness, to end the stigma that surrounds mental health, and to raise the funds necessary to support our education and support program expansion throughout Bucks County.

There is help, there is hope, and until there's a cure, there's NAMI!

Make a General Donation!

114%

Goal$50,000.00

$56,801.00Raised

Our fundraising goal: $50,000

Days Until Event -7


JOIN OUR MENTAL HEALTH MOVEMENT!

Support our mission while enjoying a stigma-free walk with your friends and neighbors. Assisting the community has never been so easy or fun. Set your own personal goal and show your commitment to our cause. ALL ARE WELCOME! There is no registration fee for the walk, however all participants must register. This will be a 5K walk, and there are ample opportunities for short cuts and to walk in place for those with mobility issues. We encourage you to collect donations from family members, friends, co-workers and business associates. All walkers raising $100 or more receive an event t-shirt. This will be a family friendly event with

  • Food Trucks, The Depressed Cake Shop
  • Face Painting, DJ and Music, Photo Booth, Balloon Art
  • Speakers, Sponsor Information Tables, Advocacy Awards
  • Herbie the Love Bug, Superhero NAMI MAN


2019 STRIDE DETAILS
Saturday, May 18, 2019

Location
Warminster Community Park
Special Event entrance on Bristol Road
(Intersection of Hatboro & Bristol Rds.)

350 E. Bristol Rd.
Warminster, PA 18974

Registration & Events
Registration begins at 1:00pm
Events run from 1:00 - 3:00pm

Walk begins at 3:00pm

Team Captains are encouraged to arrive early to pick up their Team Signs and meet their walk participants near the registration table. Hold your team signs high and proud! Team Captains and those collecting cash donations are also encouraged to convert their cash donations to checks or electronic payments that can be processed through the Stride website.

Prizes: T-shirts are only available for those INDIVIDUAL participants who have raised $100 or more. Mugs are available for individual participants raising $250, Bluetooth speakers for individual participants raising $500, and full zip hoodies for individual participants raising $1,000 or more.

Sponsors and Vendors should arrive as close to 12 noon as possible, but no later than 12:30pm. Sponsors with tables may park near the event tent for unloading, but all vehicles must be moved to the designated parking area before 1pm. Dump-n-Roll food truck will be parked to the right of the tent, and the Behind Closed Doors Mock Teen Bedroom will be parked directly across from the event tent. Food from the truck will be available from 12:30pm-3pm, and Behind Closed Doors tours will be given from 1-3pm.

 

Register Online | Donate Online | Fundraising Brochure | Event Poster
Become A Sponsor | Sponsorship Packet | Store

For more information or to register offline, please contact NAMI Bucks County:
1-866-399-6264 |
info@namibuckspa.org | namibuckspa.org

 

 

NAMI Bucks County, PA is a registered non-profit organization under section 501{C}(3) of the IRS Code. In accordance with IRS regulations, no goods or services have been provided in consideration of this contribution. Donations are income tax deductible. Our tax ID number is 20-4135679.

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