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Guest Speaker: Marlow Hicks

Guest Speaker

Marlow Hicks

Mark your calendars for an inspiring morning!

This week at Waunakee Project Brave, we’re thrilled to welcome Marlow Hicks, owner of Fortify Fitness Collective, as our guest speaker.

Marlow will be sharing his personal journey and insights on how physical and mental health are interconnected. You’ll leave feeling motivated and empowered to prioritize both aspects of your well-being.

When: Monday, June 3rd @ 8:00 AM 

Where: Kane Residence 6667 Old 113 Rd. Dane, WI 53529 (2 miles past Six Mile Creek Golf Course. Take a left on Old 113 Rd. Watch for WPB signs)

Don’t miss out! 

Marlow Hicks

Brat Fest 2024

The 2024 Waunakee Project Brave Band will perform on the main stage at the World’s Largest Brat Fest!

This FREE concert will use inspirational music to help break the stigma surrounding mental health and substance use. 

2024 Project Brave Event

GOLD SPONSORS

The 2024 Waunakee Project Brave Event is a FREE community event that brings heartfelt, real-life stories to life through speakers, inspirational music and community resources to help break the stigma that surrounds mental health and substance use. 

SILVER & BRONZE SPONSORS

Powerful Storytelling

Powerful stories from Community members impacted by the profound challenges of mental health issues, trauma, and substance abuse.

Inspirational Music

Shekinah King & The Project Brave Band inspire a sense of hope to those battling mental health issues and substance abuse through music.

LOCAL RESOURCES

A variety of local resources to aid individuals and loved ones who are grappling with mental health issues, trauma, and substance abuse.

IN KIND SPONSORS

Waunakee Wings Memorial Block Party

Waunakee Wings Memorial Block Party

August 17, 2023 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us on Thursday, August 17th for the unveiling of the Waunakee Wings Memorial Mural with a Community Block Party! This is a space for our community to come together and remember all those who have gone too soon that we hold close to our hearts.

The event will be held on Fish Street between Main & 2nd next to the Wana Bike Shop.

During the event a list of names (submitted by family members) of all those gone too soon will be read aloud followed by a moment of silence. If you would like to submit a name for reading please use this link: www.createwaunakee.com/waunakeewings

FREE Family Friendly activities include:
– Music by the Waunakee Project Brave Band
– Paper Butterflies to decorate in memory of your loved ones
– Sidewalk Chalk and Rock Painting
– Face Painting by our Mural Designer Kinga Johnson
– Temporary Butterfly Tattoos & Stickers
– Photos in front of the Mural
– Food Trucks & Beverages (NA) will also be available for purchase.

Waunafest

Waunafest

July 29, 2023 | 2 PM - 4 PM

Lifest

Lifest

July 6, 2023 | 3:15 PM

Join the Project Brave Band at Lifest.

Brat Fest

BRAT FEST

May 28, 2023 | 12:50 PM

The Project Brave Band and I would LOVE nothing more than to have your support at our upcoming gig at Bratfest in Madison!

Memorial Day Weekend (Sunday 12:50 pm) on the Main Stage! If you feel compelled to share this info that would be wonderful!!

Waunakee Unites

Waunakee Unites

May 17-20, 2023

2023 Project Brave Event

2023 Waunakee Project Brave Event

Waunakee Project Brave is a FREE community event that brings heartfelt, real-life stories to life through speakers, inspirational music and community resources.

Together, we can break the stigma that surrounds mental health and substance abuse.

Keynote Speaker: Bob Lenz/Founder CEO Of Life Promotions

Storytelling: Powerful BRAVE stories that will be shared during the performance

Inspirational Music: Shekinah King & The Project Brave Band

Resources: Police, Fire, Churches, Health Practitioners, Health Facilities, Health Food etc.

Ages 12+