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Beloit

 

Wisconsin

Activity: 2nd Annual Overdose Awareness Day Walk
Date: 29/08/2020
Time: 04:00 pm
Location: Families Fighting Addiction
2nd Annual Overdose Awareness Walk
Begins and ends at Rock Bar and Grill
101 Maple Ave
Beloit, WI 53511
Questions? call 608-346-9574
Public/Private: Public
Individual/Organisation: Organisation
Name of Organisation: Families Fighting Addiction
Contact: Tracy Burtis
Phone: 6083469574
Email: tracyburtis@familiesfightingaddictioninc.org

We host an annual 2 mi. walk. We have posterboards of our loved ones lost to their addiction. We then all go out to dinner together.
This year we have purchased hand fans in the shape of stop signs that read STOP the STIGMA. We also place yard signs along the walking path with addiction taglines and inspiring statements. It has been very well received.

We are attempting to get the fire department to allow us to release a lantern along the river we walk along. If not, we may just do a candlelight vigil after the walk.