DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Families of Addicts, a local non-profit organization advocating for addiction recovery, is set to host its 6th annual Rally 4 Recovery Sunday.
The rally will be held at Courthouse Square in Downtown Dayton on Sunday from 3 pm to 6 pm. It’s purpose to eliminate the stigma associated with, and educate people about, addiction and mental health disorders.
Anyone is welcome to attend, according to organizers, since nearly two-thirds of American families are touched by addiction. Emceeing the event will be local comedian and long-term recovering addict Scotty Mays, as well as a teen named Connor, who has been affected by his mother’s addiction.
Resource tables will be available for information on recovery and addiction, as well as music, food trucks, a raffle drawing, balloon launch, TapSnap photos, and a Hope and Memory Canvas signing.
Organizers expect 3,500 attendees at the rally.Grab the FREE WDTN News App from the Apple Store or Google play. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen.