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Even the smallest act of kindness can change someone’s
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Introducing our Newsletter

We are happy to announce the introduction of our newsletter, which will feature stories from experts in the mental health field and updates on our projects and fundraising efforts!

Our first issue, December 2020, is available for reading now!

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Peddle & Paddle Fundraising Program Update

We have raised $2520 raised so far!  This October Ryan’s Aunt Kimberly and Grandma Suzanne joined together to remember and honor Ryan for what would be his 24th birthday in unique ways…

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Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S.

According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide was the tenth leading cause of death in the United States in 2017, with 14.0 deaths per 100,000 population which is over twice the number of deaths by homicide.

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Ryan Marshall

Ryan’s Legacy

#themarshalleffect was created in order to promote the way Ryan put others before himself, was generous and giving, and loved to raise spirits through humor and kindness.

In loving memory of Ryan Marshall, 1996 – 2018

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