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Welcome to the Out of the Darkness
Location: Texas State Capitol, Austin, TX
Check-in Time: 9:00 am
Walk Start Time: 10:00 am
Updated Walk Route
Walk Chair: Heather Russell and Natalie Lyell, 512-800-0775, email@example.com
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.
Day-of Experience: Resources & Activities
Register and join us! Click here to watch a step-by-step guide. See FAQs below if you have any questions.
Top Fundraising Tent
Hope & Healing
Ringo the Ringtail
Ringo the Ringtail with the Texas Stars Hockey Team will be joining us and passing out gifts!
Ways You Can Help
Volunteer at the Event
Promote the Walk in Your Community!
Become a Sponsor
Sponsoring the Austin Walk shows your community and employees that your business cares about mental health and preventing suicide. Find our sponsorship packet here. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to become a sponsor today!
Fundraise to Help #StopSuicide
In addition to the National Incentive Program, we are offering fundraising incentives exclusive to the Austin Walk. Check them out below.
$500-$999 Red Ribbon Walker. Receive a red ribbon on-site.
$1,000+ Blue Ribbon Walker and Walker Spotlight. Receive a blue ribbon on-site and receive a shoutout on social media
$4,000+ Top Fundraiser Tent. Raise $4,000 at gain access to the top fundraiser's tent.
* Donations can be made to a team as a whole, but the T-shirt and other incentives are based only on INDIVIDUAL fundraising.
$1,500: Team Spotlight. Raise $1,500 and get a spotlight for your team on social media.
$2,500: Team Sign. Raise $2,500 as a team by October 27th and look for a hand decorated sign with your teams name on the walk route.
$4,000: Top Fundraiser Tent. Raise $4,000 at gain access to the top fundraiser's tent.
Team Captain Toolkit: Being on a team enhances the experience of each and every one of your team members, providing a built-in support system and a goal towards which you will all strive (and stride) together. A team captain's role is vital to the success of the Out of the Darkness Walks. Click here to access our Team Captain Toolkit and access some tips, tricks, and resources.
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