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Here Comes the Sun Bike/Poker Run
|Location: ||Walden, NY Jun 5, 2010 |
|Sponsor: ||American Foundation for Suicide Prevention |
|Rally Contact: || Maria Idoni - 914-417-7993 |
|Rally Address: || 624 Route 52|
Walden NY 12586
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Hudson Valley NY Chapter -American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) serving six counties; Dutchess, Ulster, Orange, Sullivan, Putnam and Rockland.|
JOIN BIKERS PROMOTE SUICIDE AWARENESS AND END THE STIGMA
ASSOCIATED WITH MENTAL HEALTH SO MORE PEOPLE WILL SEEK HELP
June 5th, 2010 (Rain Date: June 19th)
East Side Bar & Grill, 624 Route 52, Walden, NY
Registration: 8:30-10:30AM - 10:30AM Kickstands Up!
Great 2HR Bike Run - Return to East Side Bar & Grill.
$25 per rider & $40 couple includes: Kick off Breakfast, Lunch, Live Music, trophies, raffles.
Pre-Register and receive $5.00 raffle tix. FREE T-SHIRTS TO THE 1ST 50 REGISTERED!
The bike run will promote suicide awareness in the community â€“ information, speakers and open mic will be available. Funds raised during this event will be used in our communities as well as support the National level for research, training and educational information. With the help of donations we can support local programs to be used at our area high schools and colleges, educate our communities and help train people to help those suffering a recent loss.
Lost someone to suicide? Form a team and ride in their memory
Even though suicide is a national crisis, many people are not aware that the facts about suicide are staggering...Over 33,000 people in the U.S. take their own lives every year..Suicide is: 4th leading cause of death for ages 18 to 65 years; 2nd leading cause of death for college students; Every day, approx 90 Americans take their own life, and 2,300 more attempt to do so. Help our community take the stigma out of suicide and depression so that more will seek the help they need.
Pre-Register by 5/20: or to make a donation on line: http://afsp.donordrive.com/afsp Or by mail: AFSP, 378 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Make check payable to: AFSP- send with name, address & email. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 914-417-7993
Non riders welcome!!
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is the leading national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide. www.afsp.org
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