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13th Annual There is Hope: Sponsors Announced

Rachael Lewinski, Director of Wellness & Marketing

August 29th, 2018

MHA in the News

13th Annual There is Hope: Sponsors Announced

There is Hope Annual Walk for Suicide Prevention & Awareness Sheboygan County 2018 Sponsors

"Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder. Help someone's soul heal." -Rumi

One can never really know the darkness someone faces. With the recent and public losses of both Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain and local community members by suicide, I hope you take a moment to read this article that helps us understand how we talk about suicide matters. I also wanted to take a moment to share: let us not be afraid to remind ourselves to reach out when in need. Check in with, and check on, those you love. Try to do so without judgement for yourself or others. Be kind and gracious to those you don't know. Let us all challenge our own fears and live our best authentic selves. Unabashedly ourselves. Our hearts are heavy and with all those who struggle with suicidal ideations and/or as suicide loss survivors, such as the hundreds of local families and friends who join us each year to make a difference and know the pain of suicide loss all too well. At MHA we believe that there is hope and together we can support efforts to improve systems that create communities where everyone feels included to live, work, and play in. To be connected to something greater than one's self. A community that works to be curious, without shaming and blaming individuals. I truly believe that is at the core of what MHA tries to do and we couldn't do it without you. So thank you for being a part of this all.


We are beyond thrilled to have the support of so many businesses and look forward to focusing our energy on how to make our 13th annual There is Hope Walk shine even brighter for those we've lost and those we want to know: they are not alone! Please don't hesitate to email us if you want to get involved or give back. Pre-registration is now closed. You may register the day of! CLICK HERE for more event information.

We could not hold this powerful event without our sponsors. We thank each one for their generous and caring donation and support. We have so many businesses donating to our silent auction as well, please come for the support and wonderful items!

Thank you to our sponsors!

Acuity Insurance

St. Nick's/Prevea
Brickner Family
Jake's Café
Johnsonville Sausage
Kohler Company
Lakeshore HVAC


Yurk's Counseling Services
Life Point Counseling Services
Brown Baer
Signature Dental
Terry Kohler Family Foundation
Wenig Funeral Homes
Wilson Mutual
Off the Rail
Masters Gallery
Curt G. Joa, Inc.


Mountain Promotions
Broadway PopcornTents, Inc

We hope to see you Saturday, Sept. 8. Thank you for helping us build resilient and hopeful communities! We are all in this together. Be well.

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