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Proclamations from Orleans and Jefferson Parishes

Proclamations from Orleans and Jefferson Parishes

Setting up the stage



Raising Awareness

Walk4Recovery banner

Walk4Recovery Food and Fun

2012 First Annual Walk4Recovery

Walk 4 Recovery  (3782)

08/25/2012 8:00 AM - 08/25/2012 12:00 PM

Action Against Addiction hosts its first annual Walk 4 Recovery

Location: Audubon Park Shelter #10

6500 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
United States

Sponsoring Organizations: NAMI, ARR, Inc, Bridge House, ACER,

Type of Event: Entertainment

Program Agenda: Pre-walk ceremony, Presentation of two Proclamations, Zumba, Walk, Food and celebration until noon

Invited Officials / Presenters: Dr. Karen DeSalvo, Health Commissioner for the City of New Orleans, John Young, Parish President of Jefferson Parish

Targeted participants for this year's event: 500

Invited Participants / Audience: @400

Primary Contact:
Terri Smith
4933 Wabash Street

Metairie, LA  70001

United States
504-780-2766 ext. 118


Date of Post: 10/4/2012

News/Media Name: Media for Walk 4 Recovery

Press Copy: Below is a list of media for the Walk 4 Recovery. We were very successful in gaining a lot of free air time on our major networks.

Other Information: MEDIA APPEARANCES FOR PREVENTION, ACTION AGAINST ADDICTION TERRI SMITH MARY LOU McCALL -Two separate twenty minute appearances on the "Hotseat" with Norman Robinson, WDSU TV New Orleans -WWL morning show with Sally Ann Roberts and Eric Paulsen -Two separate
inteviews for news stories on WVUE TV New Orleans -Hour long inteview on WWL radio "The Think Tank" with Garland Robinette -Half hour uninterrupted interview with WWL radio's Monica Pierre which aired on six different Entercom stations -Two separate interviews
with host, Monica Pierre on an internet show which reached across our country and into other continents. -PSA's for Walk4recovery aired on WWL radio, WWL TV and WRBH radio. -Prevention article in "Natural Awakenings" health magazine


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