50% OFF REGISTRATION FOR 2020 EVENT UNTIL 10/31!

Move for Mental Health

REGISTRATION OPEN FOR OUR MAIN EVENT ON JULY 11

Register now for our event on July 11, 2020 by clicking the button below, with 50% off registration fees until October 31st!

This year's proceeds will benefit COP2COP, an amazing organization comprised of retired police officers and licensed clinicians that offers 24/7 confidential peer support for NJ law enforcement officers and their families.  To read more, please visit https://www.njcop2cop.com.

A Word on Move for Mental Health 2019

Thank you for all of your support at our 2019 event on June 2! It was amazing to hear so many different stories and connections to mental health, and see so many people engaged with the topic. If you would like to view all of the amazing pictures that were taken at the event, please click the button below: 

About Us

Who Are We?

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We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on mental health education and reducing the stigma associated with mental illness.

What Do We Do?

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 We host an annual charity bike ride (and 1 mile fun walk!) to raise awareness for mental health and raise funds that promote mental health initiatives in our community. Join us on July 11th, 2020 for the big event!

Get Moving!

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We offer 25, 40, and 65 mile routes for cyclists, as well as a fun and scenic 1 mile fun walk for all to enjoy! 

A Message From Our Founder

Hi everyone!


My name is Sami, and I am a mental health advocate because of my own story – I was diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder at the age of three and I have been lucky enough to be able to overcome so much of it to date. OCD is characterized by obsessions, or heightened anxiety around certain stimuli, and compulsions, or rituals that momentarily appear to relieve this anxiety. You can read more about OCD and related disorders here. The fact is, however, that some are not able to get the help and means of support that they may need, and I advocate for them and to break the societal stigma associated with mental health. I founded this nonprofit in order to raise awareness about mental health in the community and beyond, and to decrease the stigma associated with mental illness. I hope you can join us to ride or volunteer, and I hope to see you at this year's event!


Please feel free to contact Sami directly with any questions that you may have at sami@moveformentalhealth.org