American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Posted August 11, 2019

Name of Non-Profit Organization *

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Today's Date: *

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Organization's website

http://www.afsp.org

EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *

13-3393329

What year did your organization receive it's non-profit status? *

1987

Address *

120 Wall St. 29th Floor
NY, NY 10005
United States

County *

Montgomery

Your Name *

Sallie Wilson Luther

Your Title *

Board member, AFSP Ohio Chapter

Your email address *

swluther1@gmail.com

Your Phone Number

(937) 298-2607

Executive Director's Name *

Bill Hesse

Executive Director's email address *

whesse@afsp.org

What is the mission of your organization?

Our mission is to educate the public about suicide and work to decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness. We are committed to fighting the rising suicide rates and feel it’s so important to reach students. We want to educate others in warning signs for suicide and that suicide can be prevented. AFSP’s goal is to decrease suicide 20% by 2025. We have several presentations to help fulfill these missions including power point presentations and films.

Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *

  • (3) Children
  • (5) Education
  • (8) Health

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *

Yes, Grades 9 – 12

List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.

Www.afsp.org, volunteering with Out of the Darkness walks.

Volunteer coordinator

Bill Hesse

Volunteer coordinator's email address

whesse@afsp.org