The New Orleans affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness is recruiting team captains for the 2014 New Orleans NAMI Walk, which will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Shelter No. 10 and Newman Bandstand in Audubon Park.

Team captains who raise at least $30 by Aug. 15 will receive NAMI Walk backpacks.

A kickoff luncheon will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the Five Happiness Imperial Room, where team captains will acquire tips and tools for success.

For information or to register as a team captain, visit www.namiwalks.org/new orleans or call (504) 896-2345, ext. 113.