Ashley K

Sunflower - iFred

What Brings Me HOPE: Life and Love “I’ll see you later, mom.” Those were the last words 10 year old me said to my mother. She gave up her ghostContinue Reading

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Bailey

Sunflower - iFred

What Brings Me Hope:  My Story Depression is a very common thing being diagnosed in teens nowadays. About 1 in 4 people will have or already have depression. I thinkContinue Reading

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Teaching Hope to Prevent Suicide, One Child At A Time

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  Can you teach children how to have hope? That is the question we at the International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred) set out to answer severalContinue Reading

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Sharing Hope with Others this Holiday Season

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#GivingTuesday, a global event held each year, inspires us to give back to others and provides a day to show support for the causes that are dear to our hearts.Continue Reading

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Gratitude for Health

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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, there will inevitably be a lot of talk about thankfulness and appreciation of life and all they have to offer. Aside from the goodnessContinue Reading

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Teaching Hope: A Powerful Lesson

Children - Teaching Hope

iFred’s recent project, Schools for Hope, launched this fall with fifth graders in the Chicagoland area. The curriculum aims to teach hope to students as a result of the dishearteningContinue Reading

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