Dave Nee Foundation 10 years

Annual Gala Video

The Dave Nee Foundation PSA

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PSA Wisconsin

We are so grateful to 8th grader, Sarah L, from Wisconsin for producing this great public service announcement about stigma and depression and for giving a "shout-out" to the Dave Nee Foundation!

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Starry Night Gala 2015

On Friday, November 6, 2015, the Dave Nee Foundation hosted its 10th Annual Gala at Tribeca Rooftop. We were honored to recognize Akin Gump for its work with us on the Michael Starr Character and Fitness Program and Dr. Madelyn Gould for her ground breaking research on youth suicides.

Beacon of Hope Grant Program 2015-2016 Grant Cycle Open

The 2015-2016 Beacon of Hope Grant cycle is now open and accepting applications. Please go to the Beacon of Hope webpage here to learn more about the program, the application process and deadlines for submission.

Tyler C. Jarmillo Legacy Fund

The  Tyler C. Jaramillo Legacy Fund is now live and ready to take the next step towards promoting mental health awareness and encouraging wellness practices in the legal community. At the Dave Nee Foundation, we are grateful to Gregory Lamb for his commitment in the aftermath of losing Tyler to suicide to understanding the pressures law students face and how we can lessen those burdens. Thank you Gregory for being a friend and ally.

Tyler’s Fund will be used by the Dave Nee Foundation to  bolster our current and future programs, especially Uncommon Counsel.  The fund is envisioned as a legacy that honors Tyler’s dreams and ambitions of practicing law as well as her genuine caring and philanthropic nature. She dedicated herself to her ambitions, working tirelessly through law school and two attempts at the bar exam. Tragically, Tyler died by suicide after living silently with depression. PLEASE post, like, share, and Donate. Through partnerships with the Dave Nee Foundation and Razoo, all gifts are tax-deductible.