Suicide impacts on the lives of most people in Oregon. Over 844 Oregonians died by suicide in 2018*. Its also estimated that an additional 21,100 Oregonians survived a suicide attempt that year. We need to stop this leading cause of death and raising funds for AFSP Oregon helps!
With funds raised we will:
1: Fund research grants to save lives from suicide.
2: Educate Oregonians about suicide risk factors and warning signs.
3: Provide support to people who have lost loved ones to suicide.
4: Advocate for public policies that will save lives.
Our mission is to Save Lives and Bring Hope to Those Affected By Suicide - and you can help by joining the team.
Benefits for Fundraising:
Raise $100 get free entry to the Eugene Marathon 5k.
Raise $250 get free entry to the Eugene Marathon full or Half marathon.
Raise $300 and get a complementary Team AFSP tech shirt.
*We get our data from the CDC and it runs about 2 years behind. 2019 State level data has not been released by the CDC as of 12-29-2020.