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It Only Takes One

The unfortunate truth is that someone you know has been impacted by suicide or mental health and isn't willing to talk about it.

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Why We Need to Start the Conversation

Every year, suicide takes the lives of over 44,000 Americans.

Every year, suicide takes the lives of over <strong>44,000</strong> Americans.

Globally, suicide takes the lives of over 800,000 people every year.

Globally, suicide takes the lives of over <strong>800,000</strong> people every year.

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among people ages 15 – 24

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among people ages <strong>15 – 24</strong>

We lose a life to suicide every 13.3 minutes globally.

We lose a life to suicide every <strong>13.3</strong> minutes globally.

The US averages almost 121 suicide completions per day

The US averages almost <strong>121</strong> suicide completions per day

Our Solution: Outreach + Education

We dispell stigma by utilizing self-expression platforms to better educate communities and help normalize the conversation.

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Music

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Social Media

Health + Wellness

Health + Wellness

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Public Speaking

The Arts

The Arts

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HFTD Events

Bass Gives Me Hope

Subterranean

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.

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"Forced Perspective - The Story of Derek Hess" film showing + Q&A

Threadless HQ

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.

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The Humboldt Mile 2017

Humboldt Park

Our annual one-mile run to raise awareness and support for proactive prevention and mental health education!

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