Erika’s Lighthouse has been nominated for The Child Mind Institute Change Maker Community Builder Award!

This is national recognition of the work of our educators, volunteers, and donors who help Get Depression Out of the Dark and ensure that no young person feels alone in their depression.

Every spring, The Child Mind Institute Change Maker Awards celebrate individuals and organizations making real change in the mental health care system – and in the lives of children and adolescents who struggle with mental health and learning disorders. Erika’s Lighthouse is one of the six finalists for this year’s recognition in the Community Builder Award category.

We need your help!

WIth your continued support, Erika’s Lighthouse can win this important recognition and wonderful celebration of our growing community of hope!

  • Please take a moment and vote at between February 25 through March 15 to help put Erika’s Lighthouse on top.
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What an honor!

We are honored to receive this outstanding recognition and hope to be able to accept this award at a ceremony hosted by NBC News veteran Cynthia McFadden at Carnegie Hall in New York City on April 28. Emmy Award Winning Actor Bill Hader & designer Kenneth Cole will be honored at the event – providing Erika’s Lighthouse the opportunity to shine.

Click here to vote. Thank you for helping Get Depression Out of the Dark!