Catchafire Foundation

Catchafire Continuation

Catchafire partnership running from June 2020 through May 2022.

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: New York, NY
AMOUNT: $250,000
YEAR AWARDED: 2020
WEBSITE: https://www.catchafire.org/


Helping Students Deal with Mental Health Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the growing mental health crisis for too many young people. Even before the pandemic, depression, anxiety, and suicidality rates were sharply rising among teens in America. In 2019, rates of adolescents reporting a major depressive episode were up 60 percent from about ten years prior.[1] Articles appear in the media … Continued