Featured Event

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Join Samaritans “Be A Friend” Running Team
& Help Save Lives!

Samaritans has a limited number of guaranteed entries as a charity partner with the New York Road Runners for the 2018 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon.

When you sign-up to run the United Airlines NYC Half Marathon on Sunday, March 18, 2018 as a member of Samaritans “Be A Friend” Team, you are taking an important step to help people in crisis and help save lives.

Ready to join our team? Click here for more information!

 

Previous Events

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5th Annual ‘BE A FRIEND’ 5K Walkathon, 2017

Join us Sunday, September 24  to support Samaritans Suicide Prevention Center’s work to help New Yorkers who are in distress and suicidal, and save lives.

Our Annual 5K Walkathon is a wonderful opportunity for you to get the people in your lives involved in a cause you believe in!  The Walkathon has proven to be an enjoyable gathering of like-minded people who come together as a caring community to promote the value of healing, helping and human kindness.

For more information on how to participate, click here!

MardiGrasImageResized 2Midtown Mardi Gras Benefit for Samaritans
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Inside Park at St. Bart’s

Join Samaritans Board President, Wes Puryear, Executive Director, JP Morgan Chase, and our friends and supporters for a special evening benefiting NYC’s Suicide Prevention Center and 24-hour Hotline at the festive Inside Park at St. Bart’s.  The Mardi Gras themed celebration includes: New Orleans Cocktails, Open Bar (6-8 pm), Hors D’ouevres, The Big Mamou Band, Stilt Walkers, Magicians and a Silent Auction featuring New York Nightlife, professional consultations, recreational experiences, vacations, art work and entertainment.

To purchase tickets and make donations, click here.

 

 

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Carla Fine on Surviving Suicide Loss

June 23, 2016
NYC Seminar & Conference Center
23rd Street (bet 5th and 6th Avenues), Manhattan

Samaritans is pleased to host our good friend, Carla Fine, author of “No Time to Say Goodbye,” in an evening of readings and conversation about surviving suicide loss.  Providing insight, warmth and humor, Carla reflects on her own deeply personal experience of the loss of her husband and the stories she has heard from other loss survivors.  For suicide survivors, their families and friends, colleagues, caregivers and health providers. Readings, group conversation and Q & A.  Light refreshments will be served.  Attendance is free, but you must pre-register.
Click here  http://bit.ly/24x0gVC

 

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Midtown Mardi Gras Benefit for Samaritans

April 12, 2016
Inside Park at St. Bart’s

Join Samaritans Board President, Wes Puryear, Executive Director, JP Morgan Chase, and our friends and supporters for a special evening benefiting NYC’s Suicide Prevention Center and 24-hour Hotline at the festive Inside Park at St. Bart’s.  The Mardi Gras themed celebration includes: New Orleans Cocktails, Open Bar (6-8 pm), Hors D’ouevres, The Big Mamou Band, Stilt Walkers, Magicians and a Silent Auction featuring New York Nightlife, professional consultations, recreational experiences, vacations, art work and entertainment.

To purchase tickets and make donations, click here.

 

FreedomtolivePOSTCARD-02 (1)_front_2016Freedom To Live Gala III

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Rob, Lisa and the Sprague Family invite you to the Freedom to Live Gala III, dedicated to the spirit and vibrant memory of Jordan Sprague whose star was rising at 19, but suicide prevented him from experiencing all of his tomorrows. The gala will support efforts to help people in distress during their difficult times.

The gala will take place from 7:30pm-11:30pm on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the Princeton Elks in Skillman, New Jersey.

To buy tickets and make donations click here