Saturday, September 20, 2014
Penn's Landing, Philadelphia
Registration begins 7:00 am; Walk begins 9:00 am
Click here to see the video from last year
Team Captain Kick-Off Meetings
Get personal help on forming or leading a team!
PRO-ACT has scheduled several Team Captain Meetings in various locations so that you can find one convenient to you. Sign up now to attend a meeting listed below and you will learn how to sign up your team online, raise funds effectively, receive tips on how to organize your team, and order team t-shirts if you want to for September 21. We will have handouts of many tools we developed and refined over the years and will be available to answer your questions.
In the meantime, continue to ask your associates, family members, and friends to join your team and to learn more about why we walk. Spread the word that recovery is real and alive! Do your part to fight the stigma! Recovery Walks! 2014 is the Pennsylvania and New Jersey areas largest National Recovery Month event with lots of support from other areas. Show up and be counted because, as SAMHSA says, REACH OUT -- SPEAK UP!
Tuesday, June 10, 12 noon - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, June 24, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
PRO-ACT Recovery Training Center
444 North 3rd Street, Suite 307
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Friday, June 20, 1:00 - 2:30 pm
Central Bucks Recovery Resource Center
252 West Swamp Road, Unit 12
Doylestown, PA 18901
Saturday, June 21, 11 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday, June 25, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Southern Bucks Recovery Community Center
1286 Veterans Highway, Unit D-6
Bristol, PA 19007
Wednesday, June 25, 10:00 am - 12 noon
Monday, June 30, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Philadelphia Recovery Community Center
1701 W. Lehigh Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19132
REGISTER to WALK, form a TEAM,
Philadelphia Recovery Idol Round 3
Round 3 of Recovery Idol auditions has been rescheduled to Friday, May 30, 12 noon to 3:00 pm, at the Thomas Paine Plaza, 15th and JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia.
Competitors face a total of 6 rounds of competition at several locations around the city. The two finalists will perform at PRO-ACT's Recovery Walks! on September 20 in Penn's Landing, after which the winner will be announced. The winner receives a plaque, studio recording time, and an opportunity to perform before tens of thousands of people.
BE THERE TO APPLAUD YOUR FAVORITE!
A Note from Marita About Sponsorship
We would greatly appreciate your signing up to become a Sponsor of PRO-ACT Recovery Walks! 2014. We have several levels of sponsorship with accompanying opportunities to promote your company or organization. These levels accommodate every budget, because, YES we know--we all have them. For details, please click here.
A contribution to PRO-ACT's Recovery Walks! is a good investment! We will use more than 80 cents of every dollar to help combat addiction and promote recovery opportunities. We do this through prevention, education, advocacy, intervention, and recovery support services. Together, let's do what we can to fight the tragic disease of addiction, which is increasing at an alarming rate.