On May 5th 2021, the Stigma-Free Society, will be raising funds to support our impacting initiatives that we have launched in recent years.
The Stigma-Free Society is a decade old trusted Charity that has done a significant amount of work in eliminating stigma of all kinds and promoting mental wellness.
FUNDRAISER GOAL: $30,000
MONEY RAISED SO FAR
THE FUNDRAISER HAS 3 EVENTS:
Mini Silent Auction
April 29th – May 9th 2021 at Midnight
A mini online silent auction featuring wellness items. All proceeds go towards the Stigma-Free Society’s mental health initiatives.
When you visit the Silent Auction link, click the green button that reads “View All Items” to see what is available.
Live Stream Stigma-Free Marathon
May 5th 10am-2pm PST
A 4-hour Live Event Interview Marathon on the Stigma-Free Society’s Facebook Page and YouTube Channel featuring special guests.
Thank you in advance for your generous contribution.
Stigma-Free Stories Premiere Documentary
May 5th 7pm PST
An exclusive premiere of inspiring Stigma-Free Stories from youth and adults alike who have lived experience with mental illness, addiction and stigma. Tickets will be $25 or by donation.
Watch the Stigma-Free Livestream Marathon on Facebook & YouTube
10:00AM PST: Introduction to the Hope & Help Fundraiser for Mental Health
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of the Stigma-Free Society
Madeleine Clarkson, Communications & Programs Manager at the Stigma-Free Society
10:30AM PST: Premiere of Dave Richardson’s Story
Dave Richardson is the Co-Founder and Chairman of the Stigma-Free Society
Dave also introduces the Rural Mental Wellness Toolkit: https://ruralmentalwellness.com
11:00AM PST: Youth Panel
Madeleine Clarkson from the Stigma-Free Society, hosts a Youth Panel with Samara, Ellen, Sarah and Nathan.
Watch this interview about young adults’ experiences with mental health & stigma.
11:30AM PST: Kelly & Kaitlin Hrudey
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of SFS interviews Kelly and Kaitlin Hrudey
Kelly is a legendary NHL goaltender and Sportsnet broadcaster and is a mental health advocate with his daughter, Kaitlin.
12:00PM PST: Jason Medows
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of the Stigma-Free Society interviews Jason Medows.
Jason is a rancher and the host of the podcast Ag State of Mind: https://agstateofmind.com/
12:30PM PST: Steven Hall
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of the Stigma-Free Society interviews Steven Hall.
Steven works for Together We Can: Addiction Recovery & Education Society, one of our amazing partner organizations.
1:00PM PST: Ally Spears
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of the Stigma-Free Society interviews Ally Spears.
Ally owns an Agriculture Advocacy brand called Ag Chicks and hosts a podcast called “The Dirt.”
1:30PM PST: Daniel To
Andrea Paquette, President and Co-Founder of the Stigma-Free Society interviews Daniel To.
Daniel To is the Surrey Schools Representative for Mental Health and Wellness Programming.
We kindly ask that you sponsor our
Hope & Help Fundraiser for Mental Health
Benefits for Your Organization
- We will use our social media, websites, newsletter and more to promote your amazing foundation or business if you choose to sponsor us.
- Number of Social Media Followers: 8,000+
- Number of Newsletter Subscribers: 800+
- All sponsors will receive Tax Receipts for their Donations.
WHY SUPPORT STIGMA-FREE SOCIETY?
The Stigma-Free Society is a decade old trusted Charity and has done a significant amount of work in eliminating stigma of all kinds and promoting mental wellness.
Thank you in advance for your consideration of our request and I hope to hear from you very soon as we embark on organizing our amazing fundraiser!
Our impacting programs launched in 2020/2021 include: