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Help support Active Minds’ education, research, and advocacy efforts

Through our focus on students ages 14–25, Active Minds is empowering a new generation to end the silence and change the conversation about mental health for everyone.

See below for ways to financially support our vital mission. Please contact us for more information — we’re happy to talk with you about these and other options.

Donate to Active Minds

Make your contribution today to support our lifesaving work in high schools and colleges nationwide.

Champions for Change

When you pledge to give monthly to Active Minds, you become a Champion for Change, and join a community of our most dedicated partners and friends improving the culture around mental health. As a Champion for Change, you ensure that we talk about mental health before crisis strikes and commit to changing the conversation every day of the year. Click here to become a Champion for Change!

For questions about monthly giving to Active Minds, including any adjustments to your monthly pledge, please contact us at

Leadership Circle

Join a group of generous donors committed to Active Minds’ continuing impact by supporting us with your gift of $1,000 or more.

Gifts through a will and other planned gifts

When you make a gift to Active Minds through your will, trust, IRA or other plan, you are helping to ensure that Active Minds reaches thousands of young people with our mental health education programs. Please contact us for more information.

Employer match

Some companies double or even triple employee’s contributions, as well as gifts of retirees, spouses, surviving spouses, and outside directors. What a great way to benefit Active Minds! Please contact your Human Resources department to determine if your employer participates.


Workplace giving

If you are a federal government employee (civilian or military), please consider designating a portion of your Combined Federal Campaign gift to Active Minds by writing 16455 on your pledge form.

If your employer is a member of Community1st of Greater Washington (America’s Charities), you can designate some or all of your workplace contribution to Active Minds through Community1st.

Please check the appropriate box on your giving form to let your employer know that you want your name released to Active Minds so we can thank you for your contribution. CFC and Community1st will not release your name without your permission.


Help Us Celebrate YOU!

Active Minds wants to recognize and celebrate you! There is no better time to do that than your birthday. If you could share your birthday month with us through this form, we will send you a note and token of our appreciation for you when that special time of year comes around.