Pocatello Walk

Join us on September 10, 2022


Event Details

Walk Date: 09/10/2022
Walk Location: ISU Campus The Quad- Pond Student Union
Check-in Start Time: 8:30 am in front of the Museum Building
Walk Start Time: 9:00 am

For more information, please contact:
Contact Name: Tessa Donaldson 
Contact Phone: 208-239-5252 
Contact Email: tdonaldson@siph.idaho.gov

Welcome to the Out of the Darkness

Pocatello Walk  


The Out of the Darkness Community Walk is a journey of remembrance, hope, and support. It unites our communities and provides an opportunity to acknowledge the ways in which suicide and mental health conditions have affected our lives and the lives of those we love and care about.

If you're looking for support and/or resources, please visit www.afsp.org/get-help and www.afsp.org/resources.


Returning participant? Thank you for being a Walk Alumni! When you click the register button be sure to click the blue Login link under "Been Here Before?"

Having trouble registering?  Click here to view a step-by-step guide. See FAQs below if you have any questions.

If you’ve already registered and would like to either create a new team or join an existing one, 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 this video tutorial for more help.

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

Click below to get started!


And don't forget about all the ways you can FUNdraise!


Ways You Can Help

Volunteer at the Event

Event Committee and Day-of Walk volunteers are always needed and we cannot be successful without them! 

Send an email to tdonaldson@siph.idaho.gov to sign-up today! Thank you!


Become a Sponsor

Sponsoring the Pocatello Walk shows your community and employees that your business cares about mental health and preventing suicide. Become a partner to help stop this leading cause of death.

Fundraise to Help #StopSuicide

$150+ - Raise $150 by 09/10/2022 and 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 on INDIVIDUAL fundraising.  

Promote the Walk in Your Community! 

Follow us on social! @OOTDWalks 

Post on your social accounts and share why you walk with your community!

Team Corner

Become a Team Captain

Team Central


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 *

Create a FB Fundraiser through your account or it will not connect to your page! This is super easy in the app btw (wink wink) 


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


If I raise enough money, will my whole team get a shirt?
No. The event shirts are only given to individuals who raise $150. If your whole team wants a shirt, each member must raise $150


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


Is there a fundraising minimum?
No, but we strongly encourage each participant to set a $150 fundraising goal to help support AFSP's work to stop suicide and receive the official walk t-shirt!


For additional questions, please email tdonaldson@siph.idaho.gov.


Can I register at the Walk? Yes!  You can register in-person at the Walk from 8:30am until the walk starts at 9:00am. 

Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required. Check-in is not required if you have already registered.

Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.


What is the Walk route? Click here to view the 1.5 mile walk route, which will be around the ISU Quad, up to and around Cadet Field, down to and around Davis Field and back to the Quad.

Where can I park?
Parking is free on the ISU Campus on Saturdays. The closest parking lot to the event will be the general parking lot south of the Pond South Union Building and the Museum Building.


Schedule for the Day
8:30am - 9:00am: Check-in/Registration on the ISU Quad in front of the Museum Building

9:00am - 9:30am: Opening Ceremony and Guest Speakers

9:30am - 11:30am: Walking, Resource Fair

11:45am: Closing Remarks



Day-of Experience: Resources & Activities

On-Site Activities

Stop by the AFSP Store for merchandise, pick-up beads at the Honor Bead tent, and more!

Honor Beads

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

Hope & Healing

Share messages of hope and remembrance.


Register by clicking the button at the top of the page


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

If you or someone you know is in a crisis, please call 1-800-273-8255 or text TALK to 741-741