Get Involved

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 and join us at our next event!

Create Your Own Journey

Support Your Way

Create a fundraising page for a memorial or tribute, celebration, or an event you host.

Shine A Light Today

Run Your Race

Join us for the 2020 Bank of America Chicago Marathon or choose your own race.

Join Team Resilience


We’ve canceled our Spring Gala and redirected our resources into a campaign of support for teens, educators and parents during this challenging time.

We’re In This Together

Providing practical tools for young adults and those working with them.
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Join Erika’s Lighthouse in celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month this May and take the Positivity Pledge to put some good in the world by focusing on our mental health, performing good acts and being there for one another. 

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Come See Us At Conferences!

National School Social Work Conference (SSWAA), March 18-20, Baltimore, MD (Postponed) Learn More

Illinois School Counselor Association Annual Conference, April 16-17, Tinley Park, IL Learn More

More Ways to Get Involved


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

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 We always need smiling, eager, wonderful people to step up, and help us organize events, distribute materials, and raise funds.

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Use your voice. Help us make adolescent depression an issue no one can ignore and work to break the stigma.

Become an Advocate