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Wednesday, 05 September 2012 01:51

‘Out of the Darkness’ walk draws attention to suicide

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Western North Carolina’s “Out of the Darkness” community walk will be held from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Jackson County Recreation Complex in Cullowhee. 

The goal of the event is to raise awareness about suicide, honor lost loved ones and raise funds for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Anyone is welcome to walk, and donations of any amount are accepted. The walk will be a three-mile circuit.

Pre-registration is requested. 314.703.8611.

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