The National African American Male Wellness Walk Initiative

Every year the 5k walk/run event is the annual culmination of the year-long initiative featuring quarterly educational and life services workshops throughout the community.  Aimed at taking a holistic approach in addressing the growing needs of the African American family, the various topics covered in the workshops include; the growing epidemic and associated stigma of mental health among African American men, fatherhood, infant mortality, healthy eating, and financial planning and wellness.