Acknowledge, support, and keep in touch — or “A.S.K.” — are three steps that make up what nonprofit Active Minds calls the best way to help a friend.
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Katrina Sánchez’s friendship bracelet installation and the A.S.K campaign are part of Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy’s “We Are Made To Connect” tour.
Active Minds and MTV Entertainment teamed up to create the A.S.K. campaign, aimed at helping young people learn how to navigate through hard times and help others do the same. The campaign is now part of U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy’s “We Are Made To Connect: The U.S. Surgeon General’s Connection Tour,” making stops at college campuses across the country.