CHINO (CBS) — The Jason Tennies Memorial Foundation will hold its first Chino Valley Walk for Mental Health on Saturday.

The walk aims to raise awareness and funding for research into mental disorders, and to help erase the stigma associated with mental illness.

The Foundation was formed in memory of 20-year-old Jason Tennies who was struck by a car on Sept. 25, 2010 after a severe schizophrenic break. Tennies has no history of mental illness at the time of the accident.

The Chino Valley Walk For Mental Health will be held at Ayala Park, 14225 Central Ave., from 10 a.m. – 3p.m.

Online registration is available here.

Comments (6)
  1. Linda Tennies says:

    The walk is on May 14th. Hope to see you there!

    1. cheryl puma says:

      How do we sign up.

      1. Jennipher Aguilar says:

        Go to: then click on chino valley walk/registration on the top black border! : )

  2. Mandy says:

    Wish I could be there! Love and miss you Cuz. You are always in our thoughts!

  3. J says:

    Truely a great event for this condition that can be so wide in vulnerability. Sometimes it’s very hard for even a Doctor to correctly diagnose any problems. I enjoyed the story about the guitarist,

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