Morris County Walk
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Welcome to the Out of the Darkness
Morris County Walk
I am pleased to announce that we will be holding a social event taking place at Reasoner Park in Chatham on Saturday, November 4th from 2pm-4pm.
This event will NOT include the walking portion of our usual Out of the Darkness Events. We understand this will not be our typical walk day experience, but the event will still allow us all to gather together and support one another.
Walkers that raised $150+ will be able to pick up their Morris County Walk t-shirt at the event. We will have honor beads, remembrance activities, gift basket raffles, and music to enjoy!
Location: Reasoner Park, Chatham, NJ
Event Day Activities: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ceremony: 3:00 pm
Walk Chair: Marissa Vargas, 862-395-1650, email@example.com
Event Day Details
Event Date: 11/4/23 from 2pm-4pm
Walk Location: Reasoner Park- 19 Fairmount Ave, Chatham
Event Activities: begin at 2:00 pm. We will have numerous activities available to to participate in. There is no charge for any of these activities.
Gift Baskets: We will have a selection of gift baskets that we will be selling sweepstakes 5 tickets for $5 or 12 tickets for $10.
Featuring a Sports Basket ($750 value) that includes 3 tickets to a Giants Football Game with Parking, Saquon Barkley bobble head, Daniel Jones autograph poster, and a certified Immanuel Quickly poster!
Ceremony: begins at 3:00 pm. We will be recognizing the top 5 teams and life saver recipients!
Walk T-shirts: for everyone who raises $150 or more (individual fundraising, not team fundraising) - must be picked up on the day of the walk. **one shirt only**
Honor Beads: Honor Beads will be available on-site to show your connection(s) to the cause.
Merchandise: AFSP shirts, hats, water bottles, and bandanas will be available for purchase!
Bathrooms: Bathrooms are available next to the park at the Chatham firehouse
Parking: There are a number of options for parking near the park below.
Bowers Lane - located near the Post Office. Parking is free with a maximum time limit of three hours. No time restriction for permit holders or daily permit holders.
Post Office Plaza - Parking is free with a maximum time limit of three hours.
Railroad Plaza North (Parking Lot 1) and Railroad Plaza South (Parking Lot 2)- Free on weekends
Center Street East - located adjacent to the Chatham Community Players, off of North Passaic Avenue. This lot is used for shoppers, business and apartment tenant parking. Parking is free with a maximum time limit of three hours, Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. No time restriction for permit holders.
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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.
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Ways You Can Help
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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
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