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The Faces of Hope Project is based on the belief that sharing courageously about the reality of mental health has the power to heal, connect and transform. Through the transparency of their stories, these locals lead by example and give others with mental health challenges permission to open up about their own journey. 

Stories and Updates

I Pledge

I Pledge

May is Mental Health month! Our happiness, physical health, and emotional well-being are all directly connected to our mental health. Supporting your mental health can come in many shapes or sizes. Whether it be taking 5 minutes a day to meditate, giving a hug to a...

SURVIVING SUICIDE: A SUMMIT COUNTY MOM SHARES HER STORY

SURVIVING SUICIDE: A SUMMIT COUNTY MOM SHARES HER STORY

Heather Gard named her son Toby because it means “bringer of light.” “His smile would light up the room and bring comfort and smiles to the rest of the room, whether that was to a newcomer or whether that was to the classroom in general,” Gard said at the “Voice of a...

WHAT IS THE HYPE?

WHAT IS THE HYPE?

This spring our community suffered an unimaginable loss following the suicides of two high schoolers. Amid COVID-19 Stay at Home Orders, our community was reeling. Remember how important it was for you to see your friends when you were a teenager? Chatting with your...

What is Stigma Reduction?

What is Stigma Reduction?

What is Stigma Reduction? Stigma is oppressive, heavy, and burdensome. Stigma is lonely, limiting, and dark; very dark. It keeps us from sharing who we are, what our truth is, where we come from, and what we need for fear of being marginalized or discriminated...

What Are Reflect & Connect Cafés?

What Are Reflect & Connect Cafés?

What Are Reflect & Connect Cafés?   Building Hope’s Reflect & Connect Café Program was created in response to our community’s need for peer group and organizational support during the pandemic. Community members and businesses reported significant anxiety...

What is “Connectedness”?

What is “Connectedness”?

What is “Connectedness”? Living in Summit County can be difficult. Whether it’s the long winters, lack of traditional neighborhoods, high rate of second homeowners, or transient nature of the community, it can be difficult to create meaningful relationships. In an...

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