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Let's take a stand. Let's take a Walk for Awareness!

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Through your donations, we have been able to raise funds to go to organisations on the frontline of mental health support.

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Impacts Made

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Mental Awareness Foundation has impacted numerous charities and support networks through your generous giving.

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Join this years Walk for Awareness and walk with us either in person or virtually no matter where you are.

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10th Annual Walk for Awareness

Sunday, 11th October 2020

About The Event

The morning will begin with an inspiring opening ceremony, where we remember those lost to depression and mental illness and honour those continuing the battle. Join us for a quick warm up and stretch, walkers will take off on an 8km walk in your local area and at the physical event around Brisbane’s winding river and beautiful scenery.

We encourage you to participate in this event anywhere in Australia and when taking on the walk in your area we encourage you to include some iconic and capture these and share with the Walk for Awareness community and show the amazing impact you’ve just made in the quest to raise awareness of depression and mental illness. 

Walk for Awareness is an event that involves bringing people together in a friendly environment where the issues of mental health can be discussed openly with friends, family and supportive strangers. We believe the matters surrounding suicide should be discussed, not hidden.

How it works

1. Register

Gather your friends and register for this years Walk for Awareness! There are 2 ways to register – Physical & Virtual. Come down and join the Physical event on the day or register to participate in the Virtual event. In the Virtual event, you get to walk in your local area and can choose your own course and distance!

2. Fundraise

Once you have registered, update and share your Fundraising page.
Share it with your social networks, friends, family and work mates.
Get active and start spreading the word about Mental Health Awareness and why you are walking.

3. Walk

On the day, gather your team and join us either physically or virtually.
There will be a Live Stream throughout the entire event online so you can watch and feel a part of the event on the day from your local area. Or join us in person in the heart of Brisbane to raise awareness for Mental Health.

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This is an opportunity for the community to come together to support each other, to break the silence on mental illness and to contribute to the funding of programs that are making a difference on the front line with mental health issues.

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Sponsorship

Multiple Walk for Awareness sponsorship opportunities are available to be a part of the event and help us in bringing the community together to raise awareness and support each other.

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Have food, drinks, or a service you would like to sell and offer? Become a stallholder at the Walk for Awareness.

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Volunteer

Join the Awareness Army! We are always looking for amazing volunteers to help put on a fantastic event with us Fill out the Volunteer Form and we’ll contact you very soon.

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