Save the Date for NAMIWalks Waukesha 2018!
Saturday, September 15th
Frame Park Picnic Shelter, Waukesha
Join NAMI Waukesha to raise funds and awareness for mental health at NAMIWalks Waukesha! By participating in NAMIWalks Waukesha, you are joining the thousands of individuals walking to change the conversation about mental health and raise awareness across the country.
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Registration Begins: 9:30 AM
Walk Begins: 1:11:00 AM
Frame Park Picnic Shelter
701 E. Moreland Blvd
Join NAMI Waukesha for the 15th Annual NAMIWalks Waukesha for mental health awareness. The purpose of NAMIWalks Waukesha is to raise both awareness and funds to support individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions in Waukesha County. Our goal this year is $80,000, and in order to accomplish this, we need your help!
Our success with NAMIWalks Waukesha is possible because of the dedication of our sponsors, team captains, walkers, and volunteers. Together we can change minds, one step at a time, by educating our community that individuals living with mental health conditions can live full and extraordinary lives. The funds raised will continue to support our education, support, and advocacy programs for individuals impacted by mental health conditions and their loved ones in Waukesha County. Every dollar counts!
It is time to start getting your team together for this awesome event to support NAMI Waukesha’s programs. It is FREE to participate in this event however, each walker who raises $100 or more will receive an official 2018 NAMIWalks t-shirt.
Blue Jean Bingo
Blue Jean Bingo 2018 Update
On Friday, May 11th, 2018, a sell-out crowd of 440 individuals gathered at the Country Springs Hotel in Pewaukee for our 7th Annual Blue Jean Bingo event. Everyone enjoyed a delicious fish fry buffet, licensed bingo event with cash prizes, a wine pull and exciting voice and silent auction items. This fun event raised over $62,868 to help provide support, education and advocacy for those impacted by mental health conditions and their loved ones.
Blue Jean Bingo is a fun event that includes an all-you-can-eat fish fry buffet that includes beer or soda, licensed bingo event with cash prizes, a wine pull and large voice and silent auction.
All proceeds benefit NAMI Waukesha's support, education and advocacy programs that support individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions in our community.
Blue Jean Bingo 2019 Details
Friday, May 17, 2019
Country Springs Hotel
2810 Golf Road
Fish Fry Buffet: 5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Bingo Supply Sales Begin 6:30 PM
Licensed Bingo Games Begin 7:00 PM
Please contact Andrea
P (262) 409-2742
Thank you to 2018 Blue Jean Bingo Sponsors!
Fish Fry Sponsor
Silent Auction Table Sponsors
Wine Pull Sponsor
Bingo Buddy Table Sponsors
NAMI Waukesha Annual Awards Dinner
Each year NAMI Waukesha hosts an Annual Awards Dinner to honor those individuals in our community who have dedicated their time and their lives to helping those affected by mental health conditions and their loved ones. On Tuesday, March 6th, 125 community members gathered together to honor these dedicated individuals who are making a difference in our community.
2018 Award Recipients
Excellence In Peer Leadership
Mental Health Professionals of the Year
Terry Ortiz, LCSW
Trillium Care Group
Laurie Kohler, LCSW
Waukesha County Department of Health and Human Services
Volunteers of the Year
ERAS Senior Network
Excellence in Community Service
Waukesha County Corporation Counsel
Officer Excellence Award
Officer Kate Ressman
Delafield Police Department
Andrew G. Werlein Advocacy Award
Lindsey M. Fitzgerald, CPS