[INSERT Month Date, Year]
Dear Friend and Community Leader,
[DATE OF WALK], I will be joining walkers across
[STATE/CITY] for the annual Out of the Darkness
Community Walk to benefit the [STATE/CITY] American
Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). AFSP is at the
forefront of research, education and prevention initiatives
designed to reduce loss of life from suicide. With more than
36,900 children, teens and older adults losing their lives
each year in the U.S., the importance of AFSP’s mission has
never been greater, nor our work more urgent.
In [YEAR] over [NUMBER]
With the help of corporate sponsors from organizations and walks were held across
businesses like yours, The Out of the Dark [STATE/CITY] [STATE/CITY]; participants
Community Walk will be able to reach our goal of raised more than $[DOLLARS]
[NUMBER] to bring mental health out of the darkness and for local and suicide
support those in their fight against mental illnesses. prevention programs.
Your support is a great way to enhance your company’s visibility, build your brand and
spread your message while helping family and friends left behind by their loved ones.
We couldn’t do it without you! Please support us in our efforts.
Enclosed you will find an Out of the Darkness Community Walk sponsorship
packet that outlines the benefits of becoming a sponsor. If you have questions or would
like further information, please contact me at [PHONE] or [EMAIL]. Thank you for
Out of the Darkness [CITY] Community Walk
AFSP is the leading non-profit organization dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research,
education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.