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A Walk Towards Hope

A Walk Towards Hope 2018. Awareness, Prevention, Remembrance.

WHEN: March 31st, 2018 10am-2pm

WHERE: Student Recreation Center

WHO: Students, San Marcos Community Members, Families

Students, community members, and families all come together at A Walk Towards Hope, the Counseling Center's first suicide prevention and awareness walk. Come to walk in solidarity to bring awareness to growing college suicide rates. But, stay for the great speakers, activities, performances, prizes, food, and fun! All are welcome!

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Event Agenda

10:00 am: Registration opens for students and community
10:30 am: Keynote speaker with NAMI Austin (National Alliance on Mental Illness) and moment of silence
11:00 am: Ribbon cutting, Walk begins
11:30 am-2:00 pm: Browse/Tabling with activities and games
2:00 pm: Closing ceremony

*There will be a drawing for prizes following the event. Winners will be contacted individually.

Performance Schedule:

11:30 am - The Echoes

12:00 pm - The Aguayo Brothers

12:45 pm - Shannon Sionna

*Please note the performance schedule is subject to change

Kid Zone Schedule:
11:30 am-2:00 pm: child/family friendly activities are available for children of all ages


Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Texas Star Recovery Center  Austin Oaks Hospital
Cross Creek Hospital Laurel Ridge Treatment Center
Campus Recreation Student Diversity & Inclusion
Career Services Housing & Residential Life
Cenikor Student Health Center
University Police Department   Wells Fargo
PACE CAFE     Austin Veteran's Center