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At Erika’s Lighthouse, we are always busy building a community and planning our next opportunity to reach more people and promote good mental health. Be a part of the movement.

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Donate

Over 90% of our support is from individual donors. Please help us Get Depression Out of the Dark.

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Host An Event

Events not only contribute enormously, but they spread awareness, hope, and joy. They build a community.

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Volunteer

 We always need smiling, eager, wonderful people to step up, and help us raise awareness and funds.

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Our Signature Events

Take the Positivity Pledge
May 2021

Join us for 31 Days of achieving good mental health through the Positivity Pledge while supporting Erika’s Lighthouse!

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Old Hollywood: 2021 Spring Gala
June 2021

Join us for our delayed 2020 Spring Gala – in 2021!

Bank of America Chicago Marathon
October 10, 2021

Join Erika’s Lighthouse Team Resilience for the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Secure your guaranteed entry for 2021 today!

1.1 on 10.10 for World Mental Health Day
October 10, 2021

You can walk, run, cycle, swim, kayak or any other activity of your choice. Simply pick how many hours you will join our efforts, from 1-24, and you’ll be on your way! If you participate for all 24 hours you’ll complete a full marathon distance of 26.2 miles!

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What Erika’s Lighthouse gave me was a voice. It gave me a way to fight back against the frustratingly intangible issue that mental health is. It gave me a small sense of community with a peer group during a time that I didn’t have a safe space to retreat to.

Mac

Former Recipient of Erika's Lighthouse Programming

Shop Erika's Lighthouse Apparel

Support Erika's Lighthouse by shopping for Erika's Lighthouse-themed apparel on Threadless or Cloztalk. Featuring sweatshirts, hats, t-shirts, tank tops, polos, and more, a portion of all sales will go to Erika's Lighthouse.