For this year’s annual Food For Thought Luncheon we celebrated the power of Empathy. Empathy involves understanding another person’s situation from their perspective. As such, you must be able to place yourself in someone else’s shoes and feel what they are feeling and without judging them. For Teen Line and our Teen Volunteers, empathy moves […]
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) Campus Walk looks to raise awareness of suicide prevention and to raise funds for suicide prevention efforts for our regional and national AFSP. Taking part on college campuses nationwide, the walks raise awareness and funds that enable the foundation to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for […]
This year our annual Food For Thought Luncheon was a success as we celebrated the 35th Anniversary of Teen Line’s first call and honored Founder Dr. Elaine Leader, The Henson and Otis Family, The Hekmat Family, and Teen Line Listeners Sabrina Bell, Sarah Cohen, Henry Muhlheim, Sarah Wagner, Gabe Wieder, Alexandra Strong, Isabella York, Laetitia […]
Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the 2nd leading cause of death for ages 10-24. Over 40,000 Americans die by suicide every year. Did Hirsch’s Suicide Prevention Center runs the nation’s first crisis line and provides training, education and support […]
This year’s Annual TEEN LINE Luncheon was a success! The event was focused on “Surviving in a Digital World” honoring The Herzer Family, Ellie Schneir & Peter Mezza, and Teen Line Listeners Eddie Katehakis, Edson Montenegro, Emily Bisno, Nikolas Kroner, Lili Cairl, Sophia Rogg, Paulina Grekov, Netanya Perluss, & Arielle Tooch. The event took place […]
Alive & Running SK Walk/Run 2014 The annual Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention was held on September 28th to benefit Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services’ Suicide Prevention Center. The Suicide Prevention Center has been helping people in crisis for nearly 60 years. The first in the nation to establish a 24-hour suicide […]
This year’s Annual TEEN LINE Luncheon was focused on “Change Happens When….” honoring Amy and Jenny Pascal, Karen Buehler, Ric Tennenbaum, Greta Melendez, Samantha Kuner, Sierra Morris, Shanna Benji, Remy Solomon, David Lerman, and Shelby Moghavem. Sony Pictures Entertainment graciously offered to host the event on Wednesday May 7th, 2014 at Sony Pictures Studios, 10202 W. Washington Blvd, […]
This year’s First Annual Matthew Silverman Memorial Golf Classic was held on Monday April 22, 2013 at the El Caballero Country Club in Tarzana. The event was in honor of Matthew Silverman who tragically took his own life in January of 2006. To honor Matthew’s memory, all proceeds of the tournament was donated to TEEN […]
This year’s Annual TEEN LINE Luncheon was centralized around “Self Image and Empowerment” honoring Mauricio Umansky, The Bronson Family, Lillian Horin, Samantha Schoenberger, Shirin Peykar, Mariel Brunman, Greer Bronson, Hannah Frankl, Alexandra Simon, and Jenny Schumacher. The Event was held on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at the Beverly Hills Hotel, 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 with […]
The 2012 Out of the Darkness Community Walk was held on October 27th in Culver City to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The major goal of this event was to show support for the families and friends of the 33,000 Americans who die by suicide, and the 20 million people who suffer from […]
This year’s Annual TEEN LINE Luncheon was centralized around “Dating Dangers” honoring John Finton, Charlie Beck , Whitney Port, TEEN LINE Listeners Jordan Fragen, Nicole Nazarian, Graham Cairns, Rebecca Nathan, Katelin Wagner, Jonathan Friedman, and Ethan Kraft The Event was held on Wednesday, April 25, 2011 at the Beverly Hills Hotel, 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 with Fabulous […]
The 2011 Out of the Darkness Community Walk was held on Saturday October 22 to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. This year the TEEN LINE Team walked to honor the memory of two young people who tragically took their lives – 14 year old Matthew Mezza and 18 year old Matthew Silverman. The […]
TEEN LINE was honored to be invited to the screening of “Love Is All You Need.” We very much enjoyed the video and look forward to the full length screening of this video that touches important issues ranging from LGBTQ, Bullying, and Suicide issues.
This year’s Annual TEEN LINE Luncheon was focused on “Middle School Meanies” honoring Katherine Schwarzenegger, Edwin Aguilar, TEEN LINE Listeners Dorsa Davari and Aliza Levin, Jordan Bloch, Julia Winokur, and Laura Ling. The Event was held on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at the Beverly Hills Hotel, 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 with Fabulous […]
The 2010 Out of the Darkness Walk was held on Saturday October 23. The Los Angeles Walk was a 3-5 mile scenic walk that began and ended outside of the Santa Monica City Hall. Money raised directly benefited the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.