Amanda Cadran via Crowdrise
June 16, 2015
Postpartum Progress’ Climb Out of the Darkness™ is the world’s largest event raising awareness of maternal mental illnesses like postpartum depression, postpartum anxiety & OCD, postpartum PTSD, postpartum psychosis, postpartum bipolar disorder, and pregnancy depression and anxiety. Climb Out is held on or near the longest day of the year annually to help shine the most light on perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. The event features mothers and others across the globe joining together to climb mountains and hike trails to represent their symbolic rise out of the darkness of maternal mental illness and into the light of hope and recovery. Funds raised support the 501c3 organization Postpartum Progress (http://postpartumprogress.org) We can’t wait for Climb Out of the Darkness 2015, to be held Saturday, June 20th. Mark your calendars!
When: Saturday, June 20, 2015
Festivities begin at 9 a.m.
Walk begins at 9:30 - Strollers and families welcome!
Rain or Shine!
Where: Lower Bluebird Box Trail, RTP
Our route is approximately 3 miles long in total. We will be walking - strollers, families, and children are welcome!
Our Route will begin and end at the Delta Corporation parking lot:
5101 Davis Dr,
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Access our current flyer with map here!
This year, we are proud to announce that Postpartum Education and Support will be a grant recipient of our Climb Out of the Darkness event, and will receive a portion of all money raised - please consider this as you make your donations!
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E-mail Amanda and Natasha (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions! Here's to a great walk!