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Thank you for visiting the official Didi Hirsch Suicide Prevention Center Alive and Running Fundraising Page. Suicide is a serious public health problem. In 2016, 1.3 million people attempted suicide, and 44,965 died by suicide in the U.S. A recent report released by the CDC indicated that suicide rates went up more than 30% in half of all states since 1999, and only one state showed a decrease in the rate of suicide over this period of time. Your generosity and donations are crucial to us as we move into our new Suicide Prevention Center of Excellence and continue to provide numerous high quality services, in addition to expanding the clinical services that we provide. Please join us in helping to raise as much funding as possible!!

Here are a few examples of how we put your generous donations to good use:

1. Outreach Materials:
• $112 provides 1,000 "About Suicide" info cards.
• $112 provides 1,000 Survivors of Suicide Attempts (SOSA) info
cards.
• $350 provides 1,000 Suicide Prevention Center Brochures.
• $350 provides 1,000 Survivors after Suicide Brochures.
• $24 provides 1 Survivors of Suicide Attempt (SOSA) Facilitator
Manual.
• $1,100 provides 4,000 CrisisLine Bracelets.
• $600 provides 2,000 CrisisLine Pens.

2. SAS: 8 week bereavement group for people who have lost loved ones
to suicide.
• $200 covers the cost of participation in the 8 week group for 1
participant ($25 per week).
• $960 covers the cost of the Group Facilitator for one 8 week SAS
group ($120.00 per week)
• $50 covers materials printing costs for 1 group participant
(handouts and brochures issued during 8 week group)

3. SPC CrisisLine Volunteer Trainings
• $34 covers the cost of 1 SPC Volunteer Training Manual
• $45 covers the cost of fingerprinting and TB testing of 1 volunteer,
• $75 covers the cost for handouts, webinar cd's and PowerPoint
lecture printing for 1 volunteer.
• $1,200 covers the cost of food per training cycle. This amount
includes snacks and meals for role plays, ASIST and graduation.

4. Other:
• $425 covers the tuition for one attendee to attend the annual
American Association Suicidology (AAS) Conference.
• $3,000 covers the tuition for one trainee to attend an ASIST T4T.


We appreciate all the support we can get! Together we can make a difference! - SPC LifeForce

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