NAMIWalks Summit County, Oct. 26

It is almost time to walk for mental health awareness and advocacy!

The NEOMED Walking Whales will be walking in support of the 17th annual National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Walk.

NAMIWalks Summit County
Location: The Stile Athletics Field House (The University of Akron campus)
Date: Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019
Distance: 5K
Check-in: 8:30 a.m.
Start Time: 10 a.m.

If you interested in joining the NEOMED Walking Whales team (in spirit, or hopefully in person) – or to make a donation (no matter the size) – please visit our team webpage.

All funds raised will go to NAMI Summit County to provide support, education, and advocacy to people with serious mental illness and their families.

If you are interested in being a part of the planning committee for this event, please email Dr. Danelle Hupp at or Dr. Natalie Bonfine at for more information.

Let’s show our local community that NEOMED cares about mental health!

-Submitted by Natalie Bonfine

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