The Charles E Kubly Foundation provides grants to nonprofit organizations for projects that are consistent with our mission to raise awareness of depression, reduce the stigma associated with it and help people access resources in their communities. Additionally we have funded projects that address suicide prevention.

2015 PROJECT VIDEO
PROJECTS FUNDED
CEKF HAS FUNDED OVER $1.8 MILLION TO 230 PROJECTS SINCE 2003
CURRENT PROJECTS FUNDED:

01. ALVERNO COLLEGE

Will develop and launch a new Wellness Website to improve student access to, and awareness of mental health resources. It will also provide engaging, interactive tools, educational content and activities.


www.franciscanhealth.org

02. ERIKA'S LIGHTHOUSE

will continue its critical work of providing parents with a practical guide to depression. It will provide parents with an electronic handbook, free of charge, to parents who need a road map for the many issues they may face over the course of their child's depression.


www.erikaslighthouse.org

03. FEAST OF CRISPIN

will provide 20 three-day 14 hour theater intensives, and a veteran-only full production of Julius Ceasar. This program is essential to provide military veterans, facing PTSD, depression, or disassociation, an opportunity to face these challenges and envision a new future. The production will also raise awareness of the civilian public.


www.feastofcrispian.org

04. KNOW THYSELF

is a 20 year old youth service organization that helps students become better aware of self and others, better manage their behaviors and emotions, to ensure positive contributions to society. This grant will formalize and standardize the curriculum of the organization and increase the capacity of services provided.


www.knowthyselfproject.org

05. MARIAN UNIVERSITY

will host a conference titled "Speaking About Suicide": Community Support for Suicide Prevention". This conference is open to the public in Fond du Lac County and will provide practitioners, teachers, coaches, fire and emergency personnel an opportunity to learn more about Zero Suicide and Trauma Informed Care.


www.marian.edu

06. MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF WISCONSIN (MILWAUKEE COUNTY)

will work in conjunction with Milwaukee Latino Health Coalition's Mental Health Action Team (MHAT) to establish a Spanish text line for individuals in need of support in a culturally relevant structure for Latinos within the Milwaukee community. Once operational, the text line will operate four to five evenings per week.


www.mhawisconsin.org

07. MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF WISCONSIN (SHEBOYGAN COUNTY)

A grant to support costs associated with printing and distributing the 2016-2017 Mental Health, Wellness and Addiction Services Resource Guide for Sheboygan County.


www.mhawisconsin.org

08. NAMI WASHINGTON COUNTY

will work to expand its public awareness program, "Ending the Silence" by identifying and training two to three additional presenters for its program. This grant will support expanded services in the Hartford, Germantown, Slinger and Kewaskum School Districts.


www.nami-positiveimage.org

09. SIXTEEN STREET CLINIC

a grant to support the implementation of a pilot tele-psychiatry program essential to addressing the shortage of mental health providers in the Milwaukee area. This pilot program will ensure urban patients will have access to mental health providers free of cultural and linguistic barriers.


www.sschc.org

10. WISCONSIN FAMILY TIES

will bring new and unique speakers to the 2016 Children Come First Conference, including a youth panel. The grant will also support the conference and provide scholarships to those that may otherwise be unable to attend.


www.wifamilyties.org
Since 2003, we have provided funds to the following organizations.

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Academic Psychiatry

A peer reviewed psychiatric journal. A special issue focused on the need to educate medical students, resident psychiatrists and psychiatrist practitioners to work more effectively with families and to deal with the impact of stigma on families and patients as a barrier to care. (2005)
www.springer.com/40596

Active Minds

Grant to assist in the development of student mental health awareness chapters in Wisconsin. (2010)
www.activeminds.org

Active Minds

Funds to develop three Active Minds on Campus chapters on college and/or university campuses in the State of Wisconsin. (2008)
www.activeminds.org

Active Minds at Marquette University

will bring a suicide awareness campaign to campus. The Send Silence Packing is a suicide awareness campaign that travels throughout the country, where 1,100 packages are displayed to represent the approximately 1,100 college students that die by suicide every year. (2015)
marquette.collegiatelink.net/organization/activeminds/about

Active Minds at Marquette University

will host speaker, Jordan Burnham, during its annual Mental Health Awareness Week. Jordan is a nationally recognized speaker on the topic of suicide. Active Minds raises awareness of mental health on college campuses. (2014)
marquette.collegiatelink.net/organization/activeminds/about

Advancing Suicide Prevention Magazine

Distribution of an issue on men and depression featuring information on the role of the workplace to professionals in human resources, benefits management, EAP and health policy. A supplement including a special report to Wisconsin businesses on the toll of depression in the workplace is attached. (2006)
www.advancingsp.org

Advancing Suicide Prevention Magazine

Distribution of a youth themed issue of this national strategic health policy magazine to 5,000 professionals throughout the state. This issue will focus on the crisis of suicide among youth populations, the role of schools, substance abuse as an indicator for youth suicide potential and issues that impede treatment of suicidal children and teens. (2005)
www.advancingsp.org

Alverno College

will develop and launch a new Wellness Website to improve student access to, and awareness of mental health resources. It will also provide engaging, interactive tools, educational content and activities. (2016)
www.alverno.edu

Alverno College

Support for a 2014 Mental Health Summit (2013)
www.alverno.edu

American Association of Suicidology

A grant to provide scholarships for the Healing After A Suicide conference to be held in April of 2009 and funds to offset registration fees for the conference. (2008)
www.suicidology.org

American Association of Suicidology

Grant for wallet cards, posters, and CDs on the risk factors and warning signs of suicide for medical and mental health professionals. Includes funds for media training for journalists, editors and reporters. (2006)
www.suicidology.org

Amery Area Senior Citizens

A grant to support educational presentations on the topics of depression and suicide prevention to seniors and the general public in Amery, WI. (2014)
www.amerych.com

Amery Area Senior Citizens

Funding to support Suicide Survivors Support group, to include facilitator training (2012)
www.amerych.com

Aurora Psychiatric Hospital

A grant to provide education about the treatment of depression and suicide risk assessment to primary care physicians. (2010)
www.aurora.org/ABHS

Aurora Walker's Point Community Clinic

A grant to support the purchase of Men Get Depression DVDs and a small DVD player to create a lending library. The DVD can be played in Spanish. (2013)
www.aurorahealthcare.org/locations/clinic/aurora-uw-medical-group-walkers-point-community-clinic

Beloit Police Chaplaincy Unit

A grant to send police chaplains to QPR training. (2013)
www.beloitwi.gov/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC=%7BB289DC90-A2DE-4F10-91CB-8E7880DDA55F%7D&DE=%7BC97675E9-7062-4185-8C36-575C999A96DE%7D

The Carter Center

Support for fellowships for journalists to study a mental health topic with the aim of reducing stigma and promoting high quality reporting on mental health. (2007)
www.cartercenter.org/health/mental_health/fellowships/

Center for Suicide Awareness

Funds to support the creation of a DVD on topic of suicide to be used with middle and high school students in suicide prevention efforts. (2013)
www.suicidepreventionandresourcecenter.org

Center for the Advancement of Health

A grant to provide an outreach campaign to accompany a broadcast on the topic of men and depression. The broadcast will be created by State of the Art, a communications company, with support from the National Institute for Mental Health. The program will air in 2007. (2006)

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation

Support for an online, downloadable suicide prevention brochure. (2009)
www.bpkids.org

Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation

Support for the Teen Bipolar and Depression Connection, educating southern Wisconsin teens about the signs and symptoms of mood disorders and important resources (2007)
www.bpkids.org

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Funds to provide an intensive monthly education program about mental illness to pediatric residents at the Children's Hospital's Downtown Health Center which serves disadvantaged youth in the downtown Milwaukee area and children in Milwaukee County's Foster Care System. (2006)
www.chw.org

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

for workshops for pediatricians to learn more about psychiatric disorders in children and how to treat patients in tandem with Children's Hospital's new Evaluation Clinic. (2005)
www.chw.org

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Foundation

will launch new comprehensive school-based mental health program for K-12th grade students. The grant will fund an awareness program essential to the launch and ongoing education campaign. (2015)
www.chw.org/giving-and-volunteers/about-childrens-hospital-foundation/

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin/Children's Health Education Center

A grant to support the It's Time: Teen Depression peer to peer, classroom based program.B110 (2009)
www.chw.org

Children's Outing Association

Support for in-service training for staff of COA on trauma as it relates to higher rates of depression and suicide. (2013)
www.coa-yfc.org

Columbia St. Mary's

Co-sponsorship of a conference on postpartum depression for health care providers, Fall 2010. (2010)
www.columbia-stmarys.com

COPE Services

Support for a brochure for seniors about depression and anxiety. (2011)
www.copeservices.org

COPE Services

A grant to support the COPE Teen Line and School Outreach program. (2009)
www.copeservices.org

COPE Services

Funds to develop, print and distribute the 2008 Ozaukee County Resource Directory. (2008)
www.copeservices.org

COPE Services

Support to continue the Beat the Blues program to inform teens of the warning signs of depression and suicide and to create a new Ozaukee County mental health resource guide. (2007)
www.copeservices.org

COPE Services

Funds for a project to promote and encourage teens and young adults to use the COPE Hotline when they are in crisis. Materials to educate this population about the warning signs of depression and suicide and the importance of seeking treatment. (2006)
www.copeservices.org

Diverse and Resilient

A grant to provide mental health education and suicide prevention training to the LGBT community (2012)
www.diverseandresilient.org

Dryhootch

Funding to support educational presentations in the community, printing of training resources and handouts, and maintenance of a resource directory for veterans. (2013)
www.dryhootch.org

Dryhootch

Grant to assist with placing mental health information on their website plus costs associated with a downloadable suicide prevention brochure. (2009)
www.dryhootch.org

Erika's Lighthouse

will continue its critical work of providing parents with a practical guide to depression. It will provide parents with an electronic handbook, free of charge, to parents who need a road map for the many issues they may face over the course of their child's depression. (2016)
www.erikaslighthouse.org

Express Yourself Milwaukee

A grant to provide multidisciplinary therapeutic arts programming to boys in transition from the Milwaukee County Accountability Program to the greater Milwaukee community. (2015)
www.exyomke.org

Express Yourself Milwaukee

A grant to provide multidisciplinary therapeutic arts programming to boys in shelter at the Milwaukee County Accountability Program. (2014)
www.exyomke.org

Express Yourself Milwaukee

A grant to support art therapy with boys in shelter. (2013)
www.expressyourselfmilwaukee.org

Face It Foundation

The grant will support the development of Continuing Education that focuses on Men and Depression and treatments available and effective that population. (2015)
www.faceitfoundation.org

The Face It Foundation (in partnership with UWM and MHA Wisconsin)

Support for a community educational event on the topic of depression and the development of web-based tools focused on cognitive behavioral therapy for the Face It Foundation website. (2013)
www.faceitfoundation.org

Faith In Recovery

Support for a conference to be held in Spring of 2008 on the role of faith in recovery from mental illness. (2007)
www.faithinrecovery.com

Families For Depression Awareness

Grant to support the printing and distribution of the Coping After A Suicide brochure to pastoral counselors, licensed clinical social workers, hospitals, mental health organizations and grief counselors in Wisconsin. (2008)
www.familyaware.org

Family Services of Racine

will provide Mental Health First Aid training to 25 members of the community, with a focus on clergy and nonprofit staff. Mental health First Aid is an evidence based, in person training program that teaches individuals how to recognize and respond to the warning signs of mental illness. (2014)
www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/

Feast of Crispin

will provide 20 three-day 14 hour theater intensives, and a veteran-only full production of Julius Ceasar. This program is essential to provide military veterans, facing PTSD, depression, or disassociation, an opportunity to face these challenges and envision a new future. The production will also raise awareness of the civilian public. (2016)
www.feastofcrispian.org

Froedtert and The Medical College of Wisconsin

A grant to provide members of the psycho-oncology team additional training critical to the ongoing implementation of clinical treatment to reduce stress and depression in Cancer Center patients. (2015)
www.froedtert.com

Froedtert Hospital

A grant to support the development of a brochure on psycho-oncology and to send Cancer Center staff for training on this topic (2012)
www.froedtert.com

Grand Avenue Club

will continue its important work with college students with persistent mental illness through the Young Adult Supported Education Program (YASE). (2015)
www.grandavenueclub.org

Grand Avenue Club

will continue its important work with college students with persistent mental illness through the Young Adult Supported Education Program (YASE). The GAC partners with MATC to provide support groups, outreach, an educational expo and vocational assistance. (2014)
www.grandavenueclub.org

Grand Avenue Club

Support for outreach to young adults with persistent mental illness in underserved communities (2012)
www.grandavenueclub.com

Grand Avenue Club

Support for a suicide prevention project within the Grand Avenue clubhouse. (2011)
www.grandavenueclub.com

Grand Avenue Club

Support for outreach to young adults with mental illness to let them know about the services available through the GAC. (2008)
www.grandavenueclub.org

Grand Avenue Club

Funds to support the first plenary session of the 14th Annual International Clubhouse Seminar. (2007)
www.grandavenueclub.org

Grand Avenue Club

Support for the Young Adult Supported Education Program. The YASE program provides support for young adults with a mental illness so that they can reach their educational and vocational goals and includes outreach to college campuses. (2006)
www.grandavenueclub.com

Grand Avenue Club

An outreach project to families, schools, neighborhood centers, churches and synagogues to recruit teenagers and young adults who struggle with mental illness to the Grand Avenue Club's Young Adult Supported Education Program (YASE). (2005)
www.grandavenueclub.com

The Healing Center

(an Aurora Healthcare Well Community Program) in Walker's Point will train staff and interns of both the Healing Center and the Sexual Assault Treatment Center (SATC) in QPRT (Question, Persuade, Refer and Train), a suicide prevention model for clinicians (2014)
thehealingcenter.org

HOPES

A public awareness campaign focused on white, middle class males (a population which represents a high number of suicides in Wisconsin) which will include billboards throughout the state and radio public service announcements. (2005)
www.hopes-wi.org

HOPES/Brown County Workgroup

Support to train instructors in QPR, a suicide prevention model. (2008)
www.hopes-wi.org

House of Love

Funding for staff education and training related to depression awareness. (2011)
www.house-of-love.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Funding for elementary and early childhood teacher in-service addressing depression in elementary schools. (2010)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Support for an in-service on depression for teachers of elementary School aged children. (2009)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Funding for Transitions, a mental health awareness program for 8th graders in Ozaukee County Schools. (2009)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Grant for the duplication and distribution of the DVD It's Time: Parents Addressing Youth Depression. (2008)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Funds to support the Peer Education and Mental Health Careers Recruitment Project and a 2 day summit for organizations planning to train teachers to recognize and respond to depression in youth. (2007)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Train the Trainer curriculum and material for adults working with youth (in conjunction with InHealth's youth depression Project It's Time! Adults Addressing Youth and Teen Depression). (2006)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

for a youth depression project. InHealth is creating a video featuring youth sharing their experience with depression. The program will be made available to families of children who screen positive for depression in the Milwaukee Public School System and for youth workers. (2005)
www.inhealthwi.org

InHealth Wisconsin

Sponsorship of the production of a video on depression as part of a program called It's Time: Changing the Community Conversation About Depression. The video features individuals sharing their experience with depression and is available to community organizations, businesses and congregations. (2004)
www.inhealthwi.org

Jewish Family Services

Support for a 1/2 day conference on the topic of Compassion Fatigue and training in QPR for two JFS staff members. (2014)
www.jfsmilw.org

Jewish Family Services

Support for a conference entitled The Many Faces of Depression, Hope and Health. (2010)
www.jfsmilw.org

Jewish Family Services

Funds for a conference on suicide prevention entitled In What Way? The Impact of Depression and Suicide scheduled for the Spring of 2009. (2008)
www.jfsmilw.org

Jewish Family Services

Support for publicity and promotional materials for a conference entitled Creating a Caring Community: A Jewish Community Conference on Mental Health scheduled for the Fall of 2007. The conference will aim to deliver the message that mental illness is common and treatable and recovery is possible. (2006)
www.jfsmilw.org

Karla Smith Foundation

A grant to support the development of a support group for families with a mentally ill child or teen. (2013)
www.karlasmithfoundation.org

Kenosha County Department of Health Services

Support for a Means Restriction project including distribution of gun locks. (2011)
www.co.kenosha.wi.us/dhs/Divisions/Health/

Kenosha County Suicide Prevention Coalition

Funds to purchase and distribute gun locks free of charge in the State of Wisconsin. The locks will be distributed with a brochure on means restriction (2012)

Know Thyself

is a 20 year old youth service organization that helps students become better aware of self and others, better manage their behaviors and emotions, to ensure positive contributions to society. This grant will formalize and standardize the curriculum of the organization and increase the capacity of services provided. (2016)
www.knowthyselfproject.org

Law Enforcement Death Response Team (LEDR) in partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections

A grant to fund QPR Train the Trainer sessions for corrections officers and jailers throughout the state of Wisconsin. (2013)
www.wichiefs.org/pblc/pages/wiledr

Life of Hope

will utilize a grant to train four additional people as QPR (Question, Persuade and Refer) certified trainers. As the only certified trainers in Washington County, these individuals will provide essential training to the greater community. (2015)
www.lifeofhopeproject.org/about/

Marian University

will host a conference titled Speaking About Suicide: Community Support for Suicide Prevention. This conference is open to the public in Fond du Lac County and will provide practitioners, teachers, coaches, fire and emergency personnel an opportunity to learn more about Zero Suicide and Trauma Informed Care. (2016)
www.marian.edu

Marquette University

Funds for QPR materials for a suicide prevention program on campus. QPR is a national suicide prevention program. Marquette will train critical groups so that they can identify students who are struggling and engage them in treatment. (2006)
www.marquette.edu

Marquette University Student Veterans Association

will host a one-day symposium themed "Leave No Woman Behind". This event will feature speakers and resources that are available to help veterans locate resources and obtain access to programs essential to addressing their unique mental health needs. (2015)
www.marquette.collegiatelink.net/organization/SVA

Medical College of Wisconsin

will conduct a project to address the racial disparities in the ascertainment and identification of depression, suicidal ideation, and suicide. The project will include the development of a new culturally relevant screening protocol for depression and suicide ideation. (2015)
www.mcw.edu/Injury-Research-Center/About-Us.htm

Medical College of Wisconsin

Funding to support the development of a web based mental health education program (2012)
www.mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin

Support for a research study to identify factors associated with suicide among veterans. (2008)
www.mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin

for a conference on adolescent and young adult suicide to be held in the Fall of '06 for mental health professionals, school districts and college student mental health programs. (2006)
www.mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin

for a conference on Native American behavioral health and mental illness issues, including stigma, suicide prevention and positive efforts to identify and prevent serious illness among the Native American population. (2005)
www.mcw.edu

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

A grant to support costs associated with printing and distributing the 2015-2016 Mental Health, Wellness and Addiction Services Resource Guide for Milwaukee County. (2014)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

A grant to support informational sessions for survivors of suicide in the Greater Milwaukee area. (2013)
www.mhawisconsin.org/shs-info-sessions.aspx

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Support for the 2012-2013 Mental Health, Wellness and Addiction Services Resource Guide for Milwaukee County. (2011)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Support for developing a Survivors Helping Survivors support group in the North Shore area of Milwaukee. (2011)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Grant to develop and implement the new state organizational brand for suicide prevention and to produce and distribute branded materials to local organizations and SPI Steering Committee members. (2010)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Support for the 2010-2011 Mental Health and Wellness Resource Guide for Milwaukee County. (2009)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin

Collaboration with the Charles E Kubly Foundation on a project with Entercom to air educational messages about depression on local radio stations. (2008)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin (Milwaukee County)

will work in conjunction with Milwaukee Latino Health Coalition's Mental Health Action Team (MHAT) to establish a Spanish text line for individuals in need of support in a culturally relevant structure for Latinos within the Milwaukee community. Once operational, the text line will operate four to five evenings per week. (2016)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin (Sheboygan County)

A grant to support costs associated with printing and distributing the 2016-2017 Mental Health, Wellness and Addiction Services Resource Guide for Sheboygan County. (2016)
www.mhawisconsin.org

Mental Health America of Wisconsin (Sheboygan County)

Grant to support a walk to raise awareness of depression. (2009)
www.mhasheboygan.org

The Mental Health Association in Milwaukee County

Staff and curriculum materials to provide public awareness building and stigma reduction to high schools through a project called the Eliminating Barriers Initiative.

Funds for the printing and distribution of mental health materials in English, Spanish and Low Literacy for Community Resource Centers throughout Milwaukee County.

Funds to publish and distribute over 1000 Youth and Family Resource Guides to Milwaukee area schools, police departments and other interested organizations. (2005)
www.mhamilw.org

The Mental Health Association in Milwaukee County

A collaboration to provide mini-grants to Wisconsin high schools to fund suicide prevention programs. Grants were awarded to the schools that provided the best proposals for screening youth and training adults who work with youth. (2004)
www.mhamilw.org

The Mental Health Association in Sheboygan County

for the printing and distribution of suicide-prevention materials for taverns and hair salons including coasters with the phone number of Sheboygan County's crisis line and tri-folds with facts about depression and how to get help or help a friend. (2004)
www.mhasheboygan.org

The Mental Health Association in Waukesha County

to support a Mental Health Workplace Initiative. Funds provided will allow for printed brochures which will be distributed to Waukesha county businesses to increase early awareness of mental illness. (2005)
www.mhawauk.org

The Mental Health Association of Wisconsin

Funds to expand the MHA website to include a provider directory and to provide suicide prevention training in 3 Southeastern Wisconsin high schools. (2007)
www.mhamilw.org

Meta House

First grant: will provide art therapy for women in its residential and outpatient treatment program that is essential to the reduction of symptoms of anxiety and feelings of depression. Second grant: will train general staff and core counseling staff in Dielectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). The grant will support this essential training and implementation. (2015)
www.metahouse.org

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Support for a Resource and Suicide Prevention Guide. (2011)
www.matc.edu/student/resources/Academiccounseling/personalcounseling.html

Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force

Underwriting support for a summit on stigma called Mental Health Summit II, Stigma -- Barriers & Solutions held at the Italian Community Center on March 23rd, 2006. (2006)

Milwaukee Public Theatre

A grant to support educational outreach to teens on depression and suicide through talking circles and improvisional theater (2012)
www.milwaukeepublictheatre.org

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater

Funding for educational outreach for the production of Next to Normal. (2011)

The Morning Blend

Sponsorship of several segments on The Morning Blend television show dealing with various topics in the mental health field. (2010)
www.themorningblend.com

The Morning Blend

Funds for an hour long program devoted to the topic of depression. The show included experts, resource information, personal stories and a phone bank staffed by two local hospitals. (2009)

Mount Mary University

will provide support to the trauma sensitive school processes and procedures to ensure they are sustainable for the future at Northwest Catholic School. (2015)
www.mtmary.edu/news-events/news-archives/2014/kubly-grant-trauma-project.html

Mount Mary University

will continue its Trauma Sensitive School Project at Northwest Catholic School. It is noted that children who have experienced trauma are at higher risk for depression and more disruptive behaviors in the classroom. (2014)
www.mtmary.edu/majors-programs/schools/ssbe/newsletter-vol1-issue1.html

The N.E.W. Mental Health Connection

a nonprofit organization in the Fox Valley, will bring national known speaker, Dr. Shawn Shea to provide training on suicide prevention using the CASE Approach to over 50 primary care physicians and over 150 counselors, psychologists, social workers and substance abuse counselors. (2014)
www.newmentalhealthconnection.org

NAMI Greater Milwaukee

A grant to support the production of Pieces: In My Own Voice, a theatrical production about mental illness (2012)
www.namigrm.org

NAMI Greater Milwaukee

Support for costs associated with translating mental health material into Spanish, in order to increase the services of education, support and advocacy to Milwaukee's Latino population. (2010)
www.namigrm.org

NAMI Greater Milwaukee

Support for the ASK program (outreach to African Americans) to provide education about mental illness and resource information. (2007)
www.namigrm.org

NAMI Greater Milwaukee

Funds to expand the Family to Family Program which provides education and support to families with a mentally ill family member. The project includes training new facilitators, outreach to the community and printing program materials. (2006)
www.namigrm.org

NAMI Greater Milwaukee

for materials for physician's offices on the services NAMI provides to the mentally ill and their families as well as information about depression, suicide prevention and how to access help. (2005)
www.namigrm.org

NAMI Ozaukee

will offer Critical Incident Training (CIT) to all Ozaukee officers including the Sheriff's Department to police departments from Port Washington, Saukville, Grafton, Cedarburg, Mequon and Thiensville. (2015)
www.namiozaukee.org

NAMI Washington County

will work to expand its public awareness program, Ending the Silence by identifying and training two to three additional presenters for its program. This grant will support expanded services in the Hartford, Germantown, Slinger and Kewaskum School Districts. (2016)
www.nami-positiveimage.org

NAMI Waukesha

will recruit and train four additional presenters for NAMI's signature program, In Our Own Voices (IOOV). The additional presenters will allow NAMI to present stories of hope and recovery to individuals throughout Waukesha County. (2015)
www.namiwaukesha.org

NAMI Waukesha

Funds to train NAMI Waukesha staff in QPR, to present QPR to 12 community organizations, and to send 12-15 mental health consumers to a Recovery Innovations Peer Employment class. (2013)
www.namiwaukesha.org

NAMI Waukesha

Funds to help translate outreach materials into Spanish and to adapt the ASK program for Spanish speaking individuals. (2010)
www.namiwaukesha.org

NAMI Wisconsin

Grant for creating a directory of mental health resources on the organization's website and staffing a hotline. (2010)
www.namiwisconsin.org

NAMI Wisconsin

Funds to update, expand, publish and disseminate the Family and Consumer Resource Guide. (2007)
www.namiwisconsin.org

National Veterans Creative Arts Festival

Funds to sponsor NVCAF workshops for veteran guests. The Festival will be held in Milwaukee October 27-November 2, 2014. (2014)
www.va.gov/opa/speceven/caf/index.asp

Our Space

Continued support for the Gatekeeper Outreach project focused on providing education about depression and resource information to Hispanic and Native Americans on Milwaukee's South Side. (2008)
www.ourspaceinc.org

Our Space

support for a Gatekeeper Outreach project focused on providing education about depression and resource information to Hispanics and Native Americans on Milwaukee's south side. (2007)
www.ourspaceinc.org

Our Space

A Peer Support Training Program. A innovative project to train those in recovery to support those struggling with mental illness with the goal of reducing crises situations. Stigma will be reduced as consumers are integrated into the workforce and work side by side with professionals. (2005)
www.ourspaceinc.org

Ozaukee Family Services

Support for presentations on depression and suicide prevention at four Ozaukee County High Schools. (2010)
www.ozaukeefamilyservices.org

The Planning Council

A grant to support the training of staff and parents at 4 Milwaukee Public Schools as part of a pilot through the School Community Partnership for Mental Health. (2011)
www.planningcouncil.org

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee

will develop and implement a website essential to providing information to the greater Milwaukee Community on suicide prevention efforts, resources, and facilitate future training opportunities. (2015)
www.mhawisconsin.org/psgm.aspx

Prevent Suicide Greater Milwaukee

Support of PSGM's annual conference, Friday, November 14th , 2014, and specifically, support for speaker fees, materials, and scholarships for attendees. (2014)
www.mhawisconsin.org/psgm.aspx

Prevent Suicide Kenosha County

will purchase and distribute gun locks free of charge in the State of Wisconsin. The locks will feature a hang tag with suicide prevention phone numbers, and will be distributed with a brochure on means restriction. (2015)
www.justliveinc.org

Prevent Suicide Wisconsin

Support for printed materials for the 2014 Annual Conference of Prevent Suicide Wisconsin. (2013)
www.preventsuicidewi.org

ProHealth Care

Funds for a conference for health care professionals on postpartum depression scheduled for the Fall of 2008. (2008)
www.waukeshamemorial.org

ProHealth Care

Funds to support an educational program for professionals called Advanced Training in Suicide, Substance Abuse and Depression to be presented by Dr. David Mays. (2007)
www.waukeshamemorial.org

The Public Policy Forum in collaboration with the Milwaukee Mental Health Care Partnership

Support for the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Outpatient Capacity Analysis in an effort to improve access to behavioral health services for low income and uninsured individuals. (2014)
www.mkehcp.org/about-mhcp/members/

REDgen and Whitefish Bay High School

Support for a speaker series in the Northshore of Milwaukee on the topic of building resilience in youth. Will include speaker, Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg. (2014)
www.nicolet.us/families/redgen.cfm

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Funds to cover the cost of speaker, Trenni Kusnierek at Rogers Memorial Hospital's Annual Women's Gathering, 2013 and speaker for 2014 event. (2013)
www.rogershospital.org

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Support for a conference on the role of spiritual care in the treatment of depression and suicide prevention. (2010)
www.rogershospital.org

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Support for a symposium on depression, suicide, and substance abuse with a focus on impaired professionals. (2009)
www.rogershospital.org

Rogers Memorial Hospital

Support for a downtown educational/informational event with Bart Starr as the featured speaker. (2007)
www.rogershospital.org

Safe Communities

will develop and implement a community wide Zero Suicide initiative. To learn more about Zero Suicide please visit www.zerosuicide.sprc.org. (2015)
www.safercommunity.net

Safe Communities

A grant to support the printing and distribution of a brochure on Means Restriction including coordination of a news conference about Means Restriction during Suicide Prevention Week. (2009)
www.safercommunity.net

Safe Communities

Funds for a number of suicide prevention efforts including QPR training, radio spots on men and depression, dissemination of resource information and a second suicide prevention conference scheduled for the Fall of 2008 called How to Save A Life. (2008)
www.safercommunity.net

Safe Communities

A Call-to-Action Summit designed to (1) promote awareness that suicide is a public health problem that is preventable; (2) develop broad-based support for suicide prevention; (3) build a sustainable network of local organizations and individuals that will participate in the development, implementation and evaluation of community-based suicide prevention efforts; and (4) develop and share a community-based suicide prevention action plan. This project, in partnership with HOPES and other organizations, also serves as a model for other communities looking to establish and enhance collaboration among partners. More information about Safe Community Coalition can be found at www.safecommunitycoalition.org. (2006)
www.safercommunity.net

Samaritan Foundation for Church and Family Wellness

A grant to support printing copies of the Living Compass for Teens notebooks and guidebooks. These will be used in the Living Compass for Teens program in area high schools and nonprofit organizations. (2015)
www.samaritanfamilywellness.com

Samaritan Foundation for Church and Family Wellness

A grant to support printing copies of the Living Compass for Teens notebooks and guidebooks. These will be used in the Living Compass for Teens program in area high schools and nonprofit organizations. Watch a short video highlighting this project here. (2014)
www.samaritanfamilywellness.com

Samaritan Foundation for Church and Family Wellness

Funds for the printing of a secular version of the Living Compass Journal to be used with youth. (2013)
www.samaritanfamilywellness.com

Sisters4Cure

will provide information about depression and overall health to women in recovery from breast cancer in their Live Well support groups. There is a link between healthy living (including treatment of depression) and a positive recovery from cancer. (2014)
www.sisters4cure.org

Sixteen Street Clinic

a grant to support the implementation of a pilot tele-psychiatry program essential to addressing the shortage of mental health providers in the Milwaukee area. This pilot program will ensure urban patients will have access to mental health providers free of cultural and linguistic barriers. (2016)
www.sschc.org

Social Development Commission

Support for art therapy and an art fair/mental health fair for children in SDC's programming (2012)
www.cr-sdc.org

Social Development Commission

Support for art therapy, an art fair and a mental health resource fair for children in SDC's Youth and Family Development Program. (2011)
www.cr-sdc.org

SPAN

Funds for SPAN's 12th Annual National Suicide Prevention Awareness Event. (2007)
www.spanusa.org

SPAN

Funds to support the Suicide Prevention Action Network's 11th annual National Awareness Event. This 3 day conference to be held Sept. 7th--9th, 2006 raises awareness of suicide and untreated depression, provides support to survivors and trains participants to be advocates. (2006)
www.spanusa.org

Starting Point of Ozaukee County

will bring a production of PIECES: In My Own Voice, a theatrical production about mental illness, to Ozaukee County School District. It will also host a fair to raise awareness about mental health and addiction. (2015)
www.startingpointoz.org

The Steering Committee for Advancing Understanding, Care and Support for Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-blind Individuals

Support for a Mental Health Procedures Manual and companion educational video, marketing sessions to disseminate the manual, Deaf Community Information sessions and Personal Stories videos (in partnership with Rogers InHealth). (2013)

Think Through Your Life

will put on a concert and event in July, 2015 to provide information for students aged 14-20. The event will feature multiple speakers and musicians who all share the story that things will get better. They will strive to impress upon those with mental health issues, that they are not alone. (2015)
www.thinkthroughyourlife.org

Transitional Living Services

Funds for outreach to let the community know about the new Crisis Resource Center in Milwaukee. (2007)
www.tlservices.org

Traumatic Incidence Resource

Funds to send TIR officers to Mental Health First Aid Training. (2013)

University of Michigan Depression Center

Scholarships for 5 college/university counseling staff from the Greater Milwaukee Area to attend the annual University of Michigan Depression Center conference. (2010)
www.depressioncenter.org

University of Michigan Depression Center

A grant to provide 5 scholarships for staff of Milwaukee based colleges/universities to attend the Depression on College Campuses conference. (2009)
www.depressioncenter.org

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Grant to implement a Gatekeeper Training program for suicide prevention. (2010)
www4.uwm.edu/norris/

University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Funds to help implement the Campus Connect Gatekeeper Training Program on the UWSP campus (2012)
www.uwsp.edu/Pages/default.aspx

UWM Youth Work Learning Center and RED2

Support for a pilot of a youth educational retreat called "Mind Matters: Tune In. Reach Out. Lead." (2013)

UWSP Department of Continuing Education (Crisis Intervention Conference)

Support for keynote speaker, John Halligan, on the topic of bullying and its relationship to depression. Conference to be held September 25 and 26, 2014 in Wisconsin Dells. (2013)

Vision Forward Association

will acquire essential QPR (Question, Persuade, and Refer) training for staff. The grant will also help individuals in the organizations' New Perspectives Program and provide critical psycho support to those in need. (2015)
www.vision-forward.org

Vital Voices for Mental Health

A grant to support expansion of the Vital Voices advocacy services. With the help of a marketing consultant, Vital Voices will contract with several new organizations that provide services for mental health consumers. (2014)
www.vital-voices.org

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

Funding for interactive educational presentation on depression in high schools on Milwaukee's South Side and training for college and university Resident Advisors and Hall Directors. (2013)
www.mywheaton.org/locations/st_francis/SFFoundation.asp

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

Support for presentations about mental health at schools and community centers on Milwaukee's South Side. (2011)
www.mywheaton.org/locations/st_francis/SFFoundation.asp

Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

Funding for presentations to increase awareness of and reduce stigma related to mental health challenges including depression and suicide. (2010)
www.mywheaton.org

Whitefish Bay High School/REDgen/North Shore Health Department

will train three individuals (a WFB High School Representative, a mental health professional, and an individual from a faith based organization) in QPR -- a suicide prevention model. Somatic knowing techniques will be included. Gatekeeper Training will then be provided to over 100 individuals in the North Shore. (2014)
www.nicolet.us/families/redgen.cfm

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association

Additional funds to complete the training of police officers in suicide prevention throughout the State of Wisconsin. (2011)
www.wichiefs.org

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association

A grant to provide suicide prevention training to police officers in 8 counties using the QPR model. (2010)
www.wichiefs.org

Wisconsin Community Service

A grant to cover the cost of QPR training to Behavioral Health staff within WCS. (2011)
www.wiscs.org

Wisconsin Family Ties

will bring new and unique speakers to the 2016 Children Come First Conference, including a youth panel. The grant will also support the conference and provide scholarships to those that may otherwise be unable to attend. (2016)
www.wifamilyties.org

Wisconsin Family Ties

will bring new and unique speakers to the 2015 Children Come First Conference. It will also support the conference and provide scholarships to those that may otherwise be unable to attend. (2015)
www.wifamilyties.org

Wisconsin Family Ties

Support for the 2009 Children Come First Conference held in the WI Dells on November 16th and 17th. (2009)
www.wifamilyties.org

Wisconsin Family Ties

Grant to support speaker and printing costs for the Children Come First Conference held on November 9-11, 2008. (2008)
www.wifamilyties.org

The Wisconsin Initiative for Stigma Elimination (WISE)

Support for statewide trainings on an evidence based stigma reduction model. Staff members will train key community leaders about stigma reduction through personal story telling; the community health care leaders will serve as regional leaders for future expansion of these efforts. (2015)
www.rogersinhealth.org/wise

The Wisconsin Initiative for Stigma Elimination (WISE)

Support for statewide trainings in an evidence based stigma reduction model. Staff members will train nonprofit organizations about stigma reduction through personal story telling. (2014)
www.rogersinhealth.org/wise

Wisconsin Lutheran Child and Family Services

A grant to support education for teachers of inner city choice schools on the topic of depression. (2011)
www.wlcfs.org

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association

Support for a speaker on the topic of suicide prevention for the 2012 Annual Meeting of WPA. (2011)

Wisconsin United for Mental Health

Funds to disseminate a DVD on mental illness to managers in the workplace entitled Mental Health @ Work. (2010)
www.wimentalhealth.org

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation

will develop and improve the GrapeVine Project's mental health education unit that focuses on depression and anxiety for women. The grant will help train 60 new nurses in this program who will deploy and present the information statewide. (2015)
www.wwhf.org

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation

A grant to provide a 1 day training on postpartum depression for health educators (2012)
www.wwhf.org

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation

Support for their 4th annual Dialogue, specifically the workshop The Prevention of Depression in the Workplace. (2009)
www.wwhf.org

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation

Grant to cover costs of reproducing report about the cost of depression in the workplace. (2009)
www.wwhf.org

Wisconsin Women's Health Foundation

Funds to purchase radio spots for the Sue Ann Says Health Minute. The radio spots will address women and depression and will target women in Wisconsin over the age of 25, including women in rural communities and African American women. (2007)
www.wwhf.org

World Federation for Mental Health

Support for a project entitled Developing a Global Suicide Prevention Program For Families Caring for People with Serious Mental Illness. Will include a pilot of the workshop in Milwaukee. (2009)
www.wfmh.org

World Federation for Mental Health

Support to design, print and disseminate a Monograph entitled "Building Awareness-Reducing Risk: Mental Illness and Suicide." (2007)
www.wfmh.org

The World Federation for Mental Health

Support for World Mental Health Day, including materials focused on suicide prevention and mental illness for over 3000 mental health organizations around the world. (2006)
www.wfmh.org

YMCA of Greater Milwaukee

Funds to support Camp Soul, a bereavement camp for youth. (2012)
www.matawa.org/Camp-Happenings-Upcoming-Events.php

YMCA of Greater Milwaukee

Support for Camp Soul, a bereavement camp for children. (2011)
www.matawa.org/Camp-Happenings-Upcoming-Events.php