Opportunity: NAMIWalks 5k

Opportunity Profile

General Information

Opportunity Name:
NAMIWalks 5k
Summary of Opportunity:
Mental illness affects everyone. Now more than ever, our communities need education about mental illness treatment and recovery. On Saturday, October 5th, 2019 thousands of advocates will come together to raise awareness of mental illness at the annual NAMIWalks Brazos Valley.

NAMI Brazos Valley presents the NAMIWalks 5K this year to raise awareness of mental illness, to raise funds for its programs in the community and, most of all, to celebrate recovery. Volunteers are needed to assist with setup, flaggers throughout the course, kids zone, cleanup, and more! Individuals and groups are always needed to help make an event a success!

WHO: Thousands of community members affected by mental illness
WHERE: Texas A&M RELLIS Campus
WHEN: October 5th, 2019 at 9:00am

NAMIWalks-Brazos Valley is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. For more information, contact the NAMI office at 979.774.4713 or visit www.namiwalks.org/brazosvalley.
Issues Addressed in Opportunity:
  • Civic / Community
  • Disabilities
  • Family
  • Health / Medicine
  • Human / Civil Rights
  • Substance Abuse
  • Women's Issues
Start Date/Time:
October 5, 2019 7:00am
End Date/Time:
October 5, 2019 12:00pm

Special Considerations

Special Skills Needed/Preferred for Opportunity:
N/A
Parking Available On-Site:
Yes
Location Accessible to People with Disabilities:
Yes