Song and Story Sunday 4 April 15th marked the first 80 degree day of the year in Chicago. It was glorious and sunny! It's a definite sign that summer is......
Every year, suicide takes the lives of over 44,000 Americans.
Globally, suicide takes the lives of over 800,000 people every year.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death among people ages 15 – 24
We lose a life to suicide every 13.3 minutes globally.
The US averages almost 121 suicide completions per day
We dispell stigma by utilizing self-expression platforms to better educate communities and help normalize the conversation.
On Friday, May 26, React Presents will team up with Hope For The Day for a special “Bass Gives Me Hope” party supporting suicide prevention and mental health education. Taking place at Chicago’s Subterranean, the event will feature a headlining performance from acclaimed Philadelphia-based DJ G-Buck! Tickets are on sale now via Bassgivesmehope.com . All proceeds will be donated to Hope For The Day.View Event Details
In honor of May being Mental Health Awareness Month, Cleveland based artist Derek Hess is partnering with Hope for the Day and Threadless for a special one night only screening of his film "Forced Perspective". Join us for the film and a Q&A with Derek Hess and filmmaker Nick Cavalier in Threadless's HQ! Accompanying the film will be acoustic performances by Matthew Santos and Dustin Currier, two Chicago musicians that contributed music to picture for Forced Perspective.