Virginia Beach - Mt Trashmore Climb Out of the Darkness will be held
June 20th at 9am
Please meet at the bottom of the big stairs near the Edwin St parking lot (look for balloons).
We will walk around Lake Trashmore 1.5 miles, and then climb the stairs to symbolize coming out of the darkness.
All are welcome, but to participate you must be registered!
Please sign up through this page and join the Va Beach Mt Trashmore Climb! (The link has my name because I am the volunteer coordinator for the VA beach climb). All donations benefit Postpartum Progress a non-profit and online community which spreads awareness and provides support for mamas.
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!