Rally to Prevent Suicide – Volunteers Needed!

Apr. 21, 2018

4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.


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For questions about this event, contact Chelsey Dumond,Manager of Public Policy Events at [email protected].

The National Council for Suicide Prevention along with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and numerous behavioral health, military and veterans organizations are hosting the first-ever Rally to Prevent Suicide (www.rallytopreventsuicide.org) on the steps of the US Capitol on April 21, 2018 to send a message to Congress that suicide prevention needs to be a priority in the USA. Top leaders in the field of suicide prevention will be speaking along with individuals who have attempted suicide and families who have lost a loved one to suicide.

In order to make this event possible, we are looking for volunteers to help with the following responsibilities from 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM on April 21, 2018:

  • Handing out water
  • Escorting speakers to/from stage
  • Directing the crowd
  • Handing out signs to participants
  • Being a resource for event questions

If you have any questions, please contact Chelsey Dumond,Manager of Public Policy Events & Projects, [email protected]; 202-449-3600 ext. 1104