The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), South Metro Out of the Darkness Community Walk is very excited to announce that Rascal Flatts has donated 2 tickets to their concert on Saturday evening September 10, 2011 at the Comfort Dental Amphitheatre in Greenwood Village. TICKETS INCLUDE BACKSTAGE PASSES TO MEET RASCAL FLATTS.
Participants who are registered and present at the South Metro, Out of the Darkness Walk will have the opportunity to help with fundraising including a live auction for the Rascal Flatts tickets. (Cash and credit cards only)
Rascal Flatts has partnered with The Jason Foundation – Project B1. Rascal Flatts and The Jason Foundation, Inc. are working together on a program to prevent youth suicide. The purpose of the B1 Project is to educate youth and students on recognizing the warning signs of youth suicide and how to help a friend. Go to www.jasonfoundation.com to learn more.
The Rascal Flatts song “Why” brings to light a powerful message about teen suicide. Music video: http://www.myspace.com/rascalflatts/videos/video/101110972
Rascal Flatts- Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney- have been involved in many philanthropic and charitable endeavors throughout their career and believe in the gift of giving back.
The walk is free, however fundraising is encouraged. It is greatly appreciated when artists like Rascal Flatts are willing to support a cause that includes education and advocacy for suicide prevention. You can take a step to making suicide prevention a national priority by walking, sponsoring or donating to the South Metro, Out of the Darkness Walk.
Details about the South Metro, Out of the Darkness Walk can be found at: http://afsp.donordrive.com/event/southmetro/
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2011
Time: Registration begins at 9:00 am
Walk starts at 10:00 am – Noon
Location: Highlands Ranch High School – 9375 Cresthill Lane, Highlands Ranch, CO 80130 (Corner of Cresthill Lane and University – Douglas County)
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) a leading national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental health concerns and those impacted by suicide. www.afsp.org
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