HopeFest: A Benefit for TWLOHA

April 6, 2014 - 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm (already occurred)
Charles Pratt Hall, O'Connor Commons
  • Tickets Required

Join TWLOHA-Amherst, the Amherst College chapter of To Write Love on Her Arms, for its second annual benefit event, which includes a 5K run, a wellness fair and a concert with performances by Andrea Gibson, The DQ and The Vocal Few.

The 5K starts at 3 p.m. in the Waldorf/Plaza lot, the wellness fair begins at 4 p.m. in O'Connor Commons, and the show starts at 5 p.m.

Whether you are participating for our community, a friend, a family member, a loved one or yourself, our hope is that you will remember you are not alone and that your story is important. Our vision is that as a community we can come together to strengthen the conversation and make a change. Our vision is that everyone has something to be hopeful for.

To Write Love on Her Arms is a nonprofit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for those struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also invest directly into treatment and recovery.

TWLOHA-Amherst exists to be a voice of hope and inspiration, as well as to point to places of help on campus and in our community.

Additional Info

Advanced registration is encouraged for the 5K run, and attendees can register at the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1NoMgPBMke-BKJAe1IU2r2-aH0kL7OJDbDtzwVaJ...

Concert tickets may be purchased here: http://twlohaamherst.brownpapertickets.com/ Concert tickets are not required for Amherst students.

Visit here to find out the latest event info: https://www.facebook.com/events/268225030011337/

Contact Info

Darrian Kelly
(601) 397-1526
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