Treasure Valley Walk
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Welcome to the Out of the Darkness
Treasure Valley Walk
CLICK HERE to access the 2023 Treasure Valley Walk Event Guide!
Location: Kleiner Park, Meridian, ID
Registration and Partner Fair: 9:00 am
Sound Healing offered by Brittany Forester, Founder of Ember Healing: 10:00 am
Opening Ceremony: 10:15 am
Walk Start Time: 10:45 am
Walk Chair: Jeff Weeks, 208-249-0941, email@example.com
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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.
2023 Treasure Valley Walk Sponsorship Opportunities
You can be an everyday hero in the fight against suicide.
All Signed Sponsorship Agreements & Logos Due Wednesday, August 30th.
Access the 2023 Treasure Valley Walk sponsorship packet here or click the image below.
Register to Walk With Us!
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 watch 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
Become a Sponsor
Sponsoring the Treasure Valley Walk shows your community and employees that your business cares about mental health and preventing suicide. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to become a sponsor today!
Fundraise to Help #StopSuicide
Promote the Walk in Your Community!
Follow us on social! @OOTDWalks
Post on your social accounts and share why you walk with your community!
Where can I park?
Free parking is available in the Kleiner Park Loop parking lot, located on Kleiner Park Loop (see venue map below).
To get to the parking lot from N Eagle Road:
- Turn onto E Fairview Avenue, heading east.
- Turn left onto N Records Way, heading north.
- At the roundabout, exit to stay on N Records Way, continuing north.
- Turn right onto Kleiner Memorial Pkwy, heading northeast.
- Exit the roundabout onto Kleiner Park Loop
The parking lot will be on your left, and check-in will be on the east side of Kleiner Park Loop at shelter A2 across from the parking lot. NOTE: you only need to go to check-in on Walk-day if:
- You already registered & individually raised $150 or more - come to registration/check-in to get your earned t-shirt!
- If you need to register, & are unable to/have questions about the registration process listed on event signage at the walk, using your phone to register via QR code or URL.
- If you have any other questions or concerns.
Day-of Experience: Resources & Activities
Stop by the AFSP Store for merchandise, visit the photo booth, and more!
Honor Beads will be available on-site to show your connection(s) to the cause.
Hope & Healing
What is the Walk route?
See the 2.75 mile walk route map below. The walk will begin at the Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park Band Shell, loop around Kleiner Park Loop, around the Village Shopping Center, and end back at the Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Band Shell!
The entire walk will be on sidewalks. There will be directional signage and volunteers to help route Walkers!
Your 2023 Walk Venue Map includes activities for you to enjoy at your Walk Day experience:
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, dial 988 or text TALK to 741-741