Saturday, September 19, 2020

What Being a Mentor is All About


Holistic Health and Wellness Expert, Leanne Jacobs, discusses how to become a mentor and what the leadership roll is really about.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Sunday, September 13, 2020

The Bridge Between Suicide and Life | Kevin Briggs


For many years Sergeant Kevin Briggs had a dark, unusual, at times strangely rewarding job: He patrolled the southern end of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, a popular site for suicide attempts. In a sobering, deeply personal talk Briggs shares stories from those he's spoken — and listened — to standing on the edge of life. He gives a powerful piece of advice to those with loved ones who might be contemplating suicide.

Friday, September 11, 2020

A Doctor Speaks on Teen Suicide Prevention


A doctor gives us guidance on things to do regarding teen suicide prevention.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Instead Of Killing Myself, I Called A Suicide Hotline


WARNING: This video contains language about suicide

When author Joel L. Daniels experienced suicidal thoughts on a bus in the Bronx, New York, he wasn’t sure what he should do. He was panicking, but he decided to call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Now, he says that phone call saved his life.

Friday, September 4, 2020

Thank You To Those Who Donated to Those Affected by the LNU Complex Fire!


We want to take this opportunity to also thank those who donated a total of $1900.00 cash to those affected by the LNU Complex Fire. Thank you, Marcy, Kathy, Vince, Sheila, Susie, Greg, and Tracy. The Matt Garcia Foundation was able to match that total and purchase gift cards. 

The Matt Garcia Foundation Board of Directors has committed to match dollar to dollar up to $2500.00. Any additional funds raised beyond $2500.00 will be used to Help Keep the Dream Alive for 2020 and beyond.