You’re Not Alone Is Almost Here!

We are so excited! You’re Not Alone 2022 is this week. This is our longest running charity event and is very special to us here at Real Women of Gaming. 

Like Real Women of Gaming itself You’re Not Alone has gone through changes through the years. It started off as an anti-bullying fundraiser. In recent years it has evolved into a mental health themed fundraiser. We all understand the importance of mental health in our organization. Mental health is a huge issue that not only affects but is also is affected by different aspects of a person’s life. For example: housing can impact a person’s mental health, but their mental health can also impact their housing situation. There are complex, intertwining issues that surround mental health, and we want to help in any way that we can. 

This year we will be working with the creators of an amazing game called Dot’s Home who are a part of The Rise Home Project. This single player game follows the journey of Dot as she travels through time to key moments in her family’s history. The creator’s of this game reached out and were so kind to us during TogtherCon. We are excited to be partnering with them for You’re Not Alone this year. I highly encourage you to explore their website and also to play this powerful game. 

Here are some early details for You’re Not Alone this year!

When: Saturday, June 25th, 2022.

Where: https://www.twitch.tv/realwomenofgaming  

When will the event be running till: 12pm EST to 12am EST.

Will there be streamers: Yes! We will have two different staff members, relay style, taking the first two shifts of streaming. Then we will finish with family time streaming. Yes, the staff of Real Women of Gaming will be playing games together and getting silly! It is always fun and a great way to end an event. 

There will be incentives throughout the day. Keep checking back and on our social media for updates.

Is there a way to donate: Yes. You can donate here

We are so excited to hang out with you on the 25th.

If you would like to watch some of KinkedNitemare’s playthrough of Dot’s Home and to hear from the staff of the game you can catch it on our Youtube

ALWAYS KEEP SPARKLING!!!

Published by thiathebard

Lover of games, writer of articles and member of Real Women of Gaming. Thia the Bard has been writing from a young age and has always been a fan of the fantastic. She grew up playing video and board games. She loves trying different table top and role playing games. Thia is a proud geek and member of many fandoms. She is also interested in cosplay and Steampunk. Thia is a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism. Time not spent gaming or running around in garb is usually spent writing. Always keep sparkling!

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