Please support me as I walk in the University of Alabama in Huntsville Campus Walk this spring to help #stopsuicide (2024)

Join us on April 7, 2024

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Event Details

Walk Date:04/07/2024
Walk Location:UAH Campus,Huntsville,AL
Onsite Registration Time:1:00 pm
Walk Program Starts:2:00 pm

For more information, please contact:

Contact Name:Dr. Paul N. Whitehead, CSCS*D (He/Him)
Contact Phone:256-824-5204
Contact Email:pnw0003@uah.edu

Walk Route:

Similar to previous years! Start at the Charger Union, then walk long the "south loop" of campus, returning to the Charger Union.

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The Out of the Darkness Campus Walks are the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's (AFSP) signature student fundraising series, designed to engage youth and young adults in the fight to prevent suicide, a leading cause of death.

If you're looking for support and/or resources, please visitwww.afsp.org/get-helpandwww.afsp.org/resources.

Become a Sponsor

Show your community and employees that your business cares about mental health and preventing suicide.Sponsor theUniversity of Alabama in Huntsville Campus Walk& become a partnerto help stop this leading cause of death.

EmailDr. Paul N. Whitehead, CSCS*D (He/Him)to explore all the sponsorship opportunities!

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Volunteer at the Walk

Our Walk could not be successful without our Event Committee and Day-of Walk Volunteers!

Want to join this amazing crew? EmailDr. Paul N. Whitehead, CSCS*D (He/Him)for more details! Thank you!

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Fundraise to Help #StopSuicide and Get Rewarded!

$100+- Raise $100 by04/07/2024and receive the official Out of the Darkness Walk t-shirt!*

*Donations can be made to a team as a whole, but the t-shirt and other incentives are based only onindividualfundraising.

See all the cool AFSP merch you could receive based on your fundraisingHERE.

Promote the Walk on Campus and in Your Community!

Follow us on social:

Use Your Social Media

Post on your socials! Share why you walk with your community! Use the hashtags:

#HopeWalksHereand#OutoftheDarkness

Create a Facebook Fundraiserthrough your accountor it willnotconnect to your page!This is super easy in the app btw (wink wink)

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If you want to fundraise on Instagram, add the link to your fundraising page to your profile bio! Then post about the Walk and direct people to "donate in bio"

** Please note that Instagram fundraisers DO NOT integrate with your Walk fundraising page. If you would like to share on Instagram, add the link to your fundraising page to your bio or add it as a link in your Instagram story! **

Team Tools

Become a Team Captain

Team Central

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Be sure to follow all of the steps after registering to get that fundraising going!

  • Update your page and pic
  • Make a self-donation
  • Utilize Participant Hub

Need fundraising ideas? These recommendations will make itFUNdraise!

How do I register?Click hereto view a step-by-step guide.

I am already registered but I want to create / join a team, how can I change my registration? Log into your account and click on the“change team membership”option on the right hand side of your dashboard tab (on mobile you’ll need to click “dashboard” first). View thisvideo tutorialfor more help

Can I register at the Walk?Yes! You can register in-person at the Walk from the time check-in begins until the walk starts.Walk donations are accepted until June 30th.

Is there a registration fee?
No, there is no registration fee to participate.

Is there a fundraising minimum?
No, but we strongly encourage each participant to set a $100 fundraising goal to help support AFSP's work to stop suicide and receive the official walk t-shirt!

If I raise enough money, will my whole team get a shirt?
No. The event shirts are only given to individuals who raise $100. If your whole team wants a shirt, each member must raise $100.

How do I make an offline donation?
To send a donation by check, please complete thisformand send it with your check to the address provided.

Parking, route, and other info will be updated as we get closer to Walk Day.

For additional questions, please emailpnw0003@uah.edu

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On-Site Activities
  • AFSP Store for merchandise
  • Pick-up beads at the Honor Bead tent
  • Take photos with our props
  • And more!
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Honor Beads

Honor Beads will be available on-site to show your connection(s) to the cause.

What are your honor beads?

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Hope & Healing

Share messages of hope and remembrance.

Register by clicking the button at the top of the page

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There's now an app to make it even easier to raise funds and receive updates!

Click below to get started!

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Thank you to our participants, volunteers, donors, and sponsors for your support! Together, we can save lives and bring hope.

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If you or someone you know is in a crisis, please call 988 or text TALK to 741-741

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