July is Bebe Moore Campbell
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
In 2008, the U.S. House of Representatives designated July as Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month in honor of the leading African American novelist and journalist, who also was a voice for individuals and families affected by mental Illness. Campbell advocated for mental health education and support among individuals with mental illness and their families. Click here to learn more.
We hope you find the following information from nami.org inspiring and informative:
NAMI Strength Over Silence campaign—through candid and courageous stories of lived experience, these mental health champions share their resilience and recovery.
NAMI Ambassador Chris Hubbard, NFL speaks out
NAMI Interviews Taraji P. Henson about mental illness and her foundation
NAMI Personal Stories – Someone who looks like Me
NAMI Blog: Normalizing Mental Health
17th Annual NAMIWalks Greater Milwaukee
Saturday, May 18, 2019
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!!!!
The cold and clammy weather couldn't keep away the crowd of 1,000 people who gathered on Walk Day to celebrate and support NAMI Greater Milwaukee!
We have exceeded our goal... thanks to the tireless fundraising efforts of our our NAMIWalks Committee, Team Captains and participants.
We still have t-shirts for anyone who qualified but may have missed the Walk due to the weather. Please let us know if you would like to make an appointment to pick up a shirt.
AWARDS & APPRECIATION EVENT
Cheesecake & Chocolates | Live Jazz | Raffles | Prizes