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Walk With Us!

9th Annual Walk Against Addiction


September 22, 2018


First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills, NC.

100 Veterans Dr, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948


9:00 am: Registration

Registration Fee/Donation:

$10 walk and totebag

$15 T-shirt


10:00 - 10:30 am:

Welcome by Brenda Thacker, Founder of WAA

New Speaker: John Towler of the Kill Devil Hills NC police department

Keynote Speaker: Denise Mariano; Parent support network, ambassador at Partnership for Drug-Free Kids; Program and Outreach Committee at Faces & Voices of Recovery; White House ONDCP Advocate for Action Honoree at The Obama White House; volunteer parent coach (CRAFT) at Partnership for Drug-Free kids.

Educational, Informational & Vendor Tables

Releasing of the Twelve Doves by When Doves Fly


10:30 am:

Walk With Us!


10:45 am - Until:

Complimentary Hamburger & Hot Dog Cook Out provided by the Dirty Dick's Crabhouse



We will walk from the High School through the parking lots of First Flight Elementary and First Flight Middle schools. There will be a Raffle with lots of prizes from local businesses on the Outer Banks, plus a free hamburger & hot dog cookout.  Educators and Vendors will be on hand.

Proceeds from the Walk benefit the "Awareness That Addiction is a Disease" fund to educate people about addiction and assist those that need treatment for substance abuse.

Let's continue to make aware all of us who have been affected by this deadly disease.

Let's Walk Against Addiction!