We are so grateful for the support and valuable contribution of the Rotary Clubs towards the 2018 Walk For Awareness with all money raised, from the event BBQ, going directly to support Rotary Mental Health.
Read on for what Shane from Rotary had to say about supporting and walking for the worthy cause, to drive awareness and raise funds for mental health.
Is this the first year that you and Rotary have been involved? Or what has been the involvement in the past? (apologies I don’t know this)
This is our first time.
How many people from Rotary will be supporting the BBQ on the day?
9 Rotarians and some Rotary Friends who assist us with function/events 12 all up.
Why do you feel this is a good event for Rotary to support?
To increase awareness of mental health issue and of the great work that Rotary does.
Do you have personal experience or family and friends that have been impacted by mental illness?
Yes, some of our members have someone that they know/or family who has experienced mental health issues.
What are the positives you see in being involved in the Walk For Awareness?
Raising funds, awareness of mental health and support to Rotary Mental Health.
Where will the money raised from the Rotary BBQ go?
All funds will go to support organisations that support people who experience Mental Health issues and Rotary Mental Health.
Why should participants in the Walk For Awareness make sure they purchase from the Rotary BBQ after the walk?
100% of funds arise going directly to support people who experience Mental Health.