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Our Bright Night – Event Details

WHEN: Friday, December 9th, 7pm-10pm WHERE: The Showroom, 1099 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20005 [map] ATTIRE: Cocktail attire PARKING: While we recommend car sharing or metro, guests may also park in the building garage. Parking is available for $5 in the Franklin Garage (1370 L Street NW). To get to the Showroom from the […]

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my life is worth living

My Life is Worth Living is the world’s first animated series about teen mental health and suicide prevention. The series includes five powerful stories told over twenty episodes. In each episode, relatable teen characters wrestle with challenges that are all too familiar for many viewers–including depression, bullying, abuse, and trauma–and discover strategies to cope when […]

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danny

Danny’s story consists of four episodes. To watch each episode, please click each thumbnail. Make sure you check out the accompanying discussion guide to continue the conversation beyond the videos! EPISODE 1: OVER AND DOUBT After a life-changing accident, sixteen-year-old Danny is struggling to take on new physical and mental challenges. His family is well-meaning […]

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kyle

Kyle’s story consists of four episodes. To watch each episode, please click each thumbnail. Make sure you check out the accompanying discussion guide to continue the conversation beyond the videos! EPISODE 1: BOTTLED UP With the crowd roaring and the game on the line, 16-year-old soccer player Kyle is in a position to make the […]

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dante

Dante’s story consists of four episodes. To watch each episode, please click each thumbnail. Make sure you check out the accompanying discussion guide to continue the conversation beyond the videos! EPISODE 1: DANTE’S DILEMMA To his friends and father, Bruce, Dante is a popular high school football player on track for college and a “respectable” […]

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amie

Amie’s story consists of four episodes. To watch each episode, please click each thumbnail. Make sure you check out the accompanying discussion guide to continue the conversation beyond the videos! EPISODE 1: RAY OF HOPE Homework and extracurriculars fill 16-year-old Amie’s hours, and every new task helps her stay positive. When she accidentally damages her […]

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emily

Emily’s story consists of four episodes. To watch each episode, please click each thumbnail. Make sure you check out the accompanying discussion guide to continue the conversation beyond the videos! EPISODE 1: FIRST ESCAPE A painful secret has been haunting Emily for months. She’s managed to keep it from her mom, but now mom’s going […]

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student leader summit

It’s that time of the year again folks, so dust off your backpacks and sharpen those pencils because the OMM Student Leader Summit is back and better than ever!   in-person option Calling all student leaders in DC, Maryland and Virginia! Join us for our in-person Student Leader Summit in downtown DC. This training will […]

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lgbtq+ minds matter

  Happy Pride Month! Pride is a wonderful time for LGBTQ+ folks to celebrate their identity and community, and a good time for aspiring allies to show their support. It’s also an important time to talk about LGBTQ+ mental health. According to the Trevor Project’s National Survey on LGBTQ+ Youth Mental Health 2021, 75% of […]

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omm invites you to be there

Our Minds Matter is so excited to announce a brand new training brought to you by the Born This Way Foundation (BTW) and Jack.org — the Be There Certificate! We are also honored to share that we worked closely with the BTW team to bring you a collaborative activity guide as a follow-up to the […]

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