Overnight walk for suicide prevention. A journey of healing and awareness

This is part of my crew at Midnight Snack–mile 10.1 at the Overnight Walk. The American Foundation of Suicide Prevention Overnight Walk is a 16 mile trek through a city in support of suicide prevention. We are encouraged to honor the struggles of those who died by suicide, support those who have survived an attempt and raise awareness in general for the topic of suicide.

There are two of these Overnight Walks per year–one on the west coast and one on the east coast. This year, the east coast event was in Washington D.C. West coast was in San Diego.… Read more...

Video from James River High Out of the Darkness Walk

Five minutes at James River Out of the Darkness Walk where they have raised over $11k!

Would love to see students speaking at this event next year. There are a couple of times the video has wind interruption but not much.

Neico Hayden’s amazing story of surviving a suicide attempt #Neicostrong

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My owner died by suicide. Will you walk with us in his honor?

Hi, my name is Andy Rogers and I am going to walk with my family in the AFSP Out of the Darkness walk in Richmond, VA for suicide awareness and prevention. I would love for you to be on Team Charles with me or donate to Andy Rogers’ page if you cannot be there to walk.

Charles used to throw the ball with me all the time. And I used to sleep with him in his bed. He would sneak food to me when our mom was not looking. He took me on walks, laughed when I chased rabbits and … Read more...

Join us in Richmond VA for Out of the Darkness Walk #suicideprevention, #TeamCharlesRVA

AFSP Out of the Darkness Team Charles 2017 is here.

Join Team Charles for the AFSP (American Foundation of Suicide Prevention) for the Out of the Darkness walk on September 17, 2016.

If you can’t walk, consider a donation. Any amount is fine.

Charles Rogers was my son that died by suicide June 5, 2015. He was 20 years old and suffered from depression and addiction. I would ask that you please donate at least $25 for the walk. But if you do not have that, just come walk with us anyway!

Walk Date: 09/17/2016
Walk Location: Deep Run … Read more...