The Mobilize Recovery Across America 2024 Bus Tour is a significant event coming to Cedar Rapids, Iowa and we want you to be a part of it! 

Join us on October 2nd, 2024, from 2:30pm to 6:30pm at Bart's Farm in Marion, Iowa, and participate in solving the issues most impacting the Cedar Rapids area. Be a part of history as thousands of people nationwide, including you, engage in and advocate for solutions at this local stop.

Special Guests

Kenyon Murray - Founder of Leave Your Legacy

Andrew Gallagher - Local advocate

Jeffrey Johnston - CEO & Founder, Brightn

Rod & Deb Courtney -  Founders and Co-Directors of CRUSH Recovery Community Center

Event highlights

  • Take a moment to sign the bus with your message of inspiration or hope, a date for recovery, or honor a loved one in remembrance.
  • See the memorial for those lost to this epidemic and leave a message of inspiration for those in this fight.
  • Speaker program highlighting experts on addiction, substance misuse, recovery, and mental wellness.
  • Seize the unique opportunity to engage with esteemed local leaders, elected officials, and talent from the recovery community, all in one place.
  • Distributing overdose prevention education, training, & resources 
  • Learn and participate in the Mobilize Recovery Day of Service, where we will have Narcan training provided by ASAC.
  • Visit vendor booths to learn more from local employers and businesses about employee mental health wellness, recovery-ready workplace initiatives, empowered youth mental wellness, and much more!
  • Understand the comprehensive approach of the event, which includes engaging with schools through collaborative efforts to support youth recovery and mental wellness.
  • Empowering families through practical prevention tools & strategies offered through organizational partners & peers.
  • Connecting participants to partner resources, advocacy tools, and discussion forums.
  • Linking locally based events as part of Mobilize Recovery’s Day of Service with the national tour.
  • Hear from engaging speakers in the recovery and mental wellness area.

**Please RSVP to commit to attend and to help our local organizers appropriately prepare and ensure there will be enough food**


This event is organized locally in partnership with Brightn, ASAC, CRUSH, and Partnership to End Addiction.

This bus tour receives cornerstone support from iHeartMedia, Meta, and SAMHSA.

Event Details

October 02, 2024 from 2:30 PM to 6:30 PM (Central Time)
Jeffrey Johnston ·
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event_title: Mobilize Recovery is coming to Cedar Rapids, IA!

event_time_zone: America/Chicago

event_start: October 02, 2024 14:30

event_duration: 240

event_end: October 02, 2024 18:30

event_address: 7307 Alburnett Rd, Marion, IA 52302, United States

event_description: The Mobilize Recovery Across America 2024 Bus Tour is a significant event coming to Cedar Rapids, Iowa and we want you to be a part of it! Join us on October 2nd, 2024, from 2:30pm to 6:30pm at Barts Farm in Marion, Iowa, and participate in solving the issues most impacting the Cedar Rapids area. Be a part of history as thousands of people nationwide, including you, engage in and advocate for solutions at this local stop.Special GuestsKenyon Murray - Founder of Leave Your LegacyAndrew Gallagher - Local advocateJeffrey Johnston - CEO & Founder, BrightnRod & Deb Courtney -  Founders and Co-Directors of CRUSH Recovery Community CenterEvent highlightsTake a moment to sign the bus with your message of inspiration or hope, a date for recovery, or honor a loved one in remembrance.See the memorial for those lost to this epidemic and leave a message of inspiration for those in this fight.Speaker program highlighting experts on addiction, substance misuse, recovery, and mental wellness.Seize the unique opportunity to engage with esteemed local leaders, elected officials, and talent from the recovery community, all in one place.Distributing overdose prevention education, training, & resources Learn and participate in the Mobilize Recovery Day of Service, where we will have Narcan training provided by ASAC.Visit vendor booths to learn more from local employers and businesses about employee mental health wellness, recovery-ready workplace initiatives, empowered youth mental wellness, and much more!Understand the comprehensive approach of the event, which includes engaging with schools through collaborative efforts to support youth recovery and mental wellness.Empowering families through practical prevention tools & strategies offered through organizational partners & peers.Connecting participants to partner resources, advocacy tools, and discussion forums.Linking locally based events as part of Mobilize Recovery’s Day of Service with the national tour.Hear from engaging speakers in the recovery and mental wellness area.**Please RSVP to commit to attend and to help our local organizers appropriately prepare and ensure there will be enough food**This event is organized locally in partnership with Brightn, ASAC, CRUSH, and Partnership to End Addiction.This bus tour receives cornerstone support from iHeartMedia, Meta, and SAMHSA.

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