Indianapolis Walk

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Indianapolis Walk Information

Date: 09/07/2024
On-Site Registration Starts: 12:30 pm
Program Starts: 2:30 pm
Bead Ceremony: 1:30 pm
Walk Begins: 3:00 pm
Location: Military Park, Indianapolis, IN
Contact: Tammy Lundy (She/Her)
Contact Phone: 317-426-1750
Contact Email: indyoutofthedarkness@gmail.com

Register today! Click the button above to get started.

View our 2024 Indy Walk Guide here or click the graphic below.

Make an Impact

Fundraise

Register! There is no fee or fundraising minimum. Share your fundraising page link social media, via text, or by email.

PARTICIPANT HUB

 

Become a Team Captain

On average, team captains recruit 74% of the people who attend a non-profit Walk.

Captains are essential!

BECOME A CAPTAIN

VISIT TEAM CENTRAL

Walk Alumni

Thank you for joining us again this year! When registering, please click the blue link under "Been Here Before?"

The fields below that are for creating new accounts.

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Promote the Walk

Follow the @OOTDWalks accounts on Facebook and Twitter.

Share your fundraising page and post about the Indianapolis Walk using the #OutoftheDarkness hashtag.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the Indianapolis Walk shows your community and employees that you care about mental health.

Reach out to Tammy Lundy (She/Her) at indyoutofthedarkness@gmail.com for more or download our 2024 Indianapolis Out of the Darkness Walk Sponsorship Packet directly. Early Bird sponsor benefits are offered through April 15th and all signed agreements and logos are due August 9th.

 

Volunteer

Event Committee and Day-of Walk volunteers help to make the Indianapolis Walk a success.

Send an email to indyoutofthedarkness@gmail.com or sign up directly here to volunteer the day of the Indy Walk. All are welcome! 

Facebook

Creating a Facebook Fundraiser through your AFSP DonorDrive account is easy! Do not create a fundraiser through Facebook directly.

Sharing a Facebook Fundraiser on Instagram will not connect with your fundraising page.

T-Shirts

Individually raise $150+ by 09/07/2024 for an Out of the Darkness Walk t-shirt at the event.

Tutorials

REGISTRATION GUIDE

JOINING/CREATING TEAMS

 

Individual Indy Walkers who raise $1,600+ by August 1st in honor of our Indiana Chapter's 16th birthday will be recognized on walk day. (This is for individual fundraisers, not team totals.)

 

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FAQs

Is there a registration fee?

There is no registration fee or fundraising minimum to participate.

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!

 

If I raise enough money, will my whole team get a shirt?

The event shirts are only given to individuals who raise $150 by 09/07/2024.

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 the Offline Donation Form and send it with your check to the address provided.

Offline Donation Form

 

Are dogs allowed?

Friendly, leashed dogs are welcome to attend.

 

How do I change my team status?

If you're already registered and looking to create a new team or join an existing one, simply log into your account and click "change team membership".

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Can I register at the Walk? 

You can register or donate in-person at the Walk by scanning a QR code. Walk donations are accepted until December 31st.

 

 

 

Where can I find information on parking, the route, and the venue?

That information is posted closer to Walk Day. For additional questions, please email indyoutofthedarkness@gmail.com.

Walk Day Activities

On-Site 

Check out the merchandise tent, photo booth, and resource tables.

 
Honor Beads

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

More About Honor Beads

 
Hope & Healing

Share messages of hope and remembrance.

 

We will have the Citizen's Energy H2O to Go Water Truck on site at the Indy Walk in an effort to be more sustainable and conservative. We will not have single use water bottles, like years past, so please bring a refillable bottle to the walk.

Upcoming Events: 

 

  • Tuesday, July 9th | Azzip Greenwood - 1120 E. Stop 11 Road

 

  • Friday, August 9th | Learn more here 
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If you or someone you know is in a crisis, dial 988 to reach the 988 Lifeline or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741-741.