'Out of the Darkness' suicide prevention walk held at Van Cortlandt Park

More than 150 people braved the clouds and rain today to walk in Van Cortlandt Park for suicide awareness. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

The walk raised money for mental health research and suicide outreach.

The walk raised money for mental health research and suicide outreach. (10/6/13)

THE BRONX - More than 150 people braved the clouds and rain today to walk in Van Cortlandt Park for suicide awareness.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention held its first-ever 'Out of the Darkness' walk in the Bronx this morning. Participants affected by suicide brought photos of loved ones lost to suicide to display on tables along with messages of support.

The walk raised money for mental health research and outreach for those affected by suicide.
 

More on this topic

Out of Darkness Walk

Donor page for Bronx walk

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Wells Fargo is rolling out cardless ATMs where 1 Word on the Street: Cardless ATMs
VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they 2 VIDEO: NYPD officers in same precinct discover they are sisters
People stood in solidarity and lit candles in 3 Candlelight vigil held for Tinton Ave. shooting victim
4 VIDEO: Extended footage from NYPD Emergency Services Unit graduation
A 46-year-old man was shot in the chest 5 Police: Man shot dead after dispute in the Bronx; suspect in custody

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE