Society for $5,000+ donors

Heroes for Healing are a dedicated and passionate group of donors who have the resources to significantly impact the work of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the community it serves through a personal commitment of $5,000 or more. These committed heroes champion our mission to save lives and bring hope and healing to those affected by suicide. 



Benefits of joining Heroes for Healing:

Through their membership, heroes are able to experience a deeper connection to the work of AFSP by standing with us in building a world free of suicide. Through Heroes for Healing, members are able to:

  • Help fund vital research to better understand and prevent suicide.

  • Develop and share educational programs with professionals to assist in suicide prevention and loss healing.

  • Provide the community with vital information regarding mental health and suicide prevention.

  • Serve as leaders in the promotion of policies and legislation that impact suicide and prevention.

  • Provide access to healing programs and resources for survivors of suicide loss.

As members of Heroes for Healing, you will experience a deeper connection to the work of AFSP and receive a variety of benefits, including:

  • An AFSP welcome package that includes merchandise and education material to keep or share with others to build awareness.

  • Bi-annual e-updates on AFSP priorities and activities.

  • Connection with local chapter to learn more about events and programs occurring in your city.

  • Invitation to yearly webinar help by AFSP leadership to learn more about AFSP's work and ask questions.

  • Recognition in AFSP's Annual Report.


If you are interested in learning more about Heroes for Healing, please contact Ruth Darling Heyd at or 212.363.3500 x2097.