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All the ways you can support the Ryan Bartel Foundation and upstream youth suicide prevention programs.

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One of the easiest ways to give is to make a donation online

Donate Online

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Donate online and select “Make this a recurring donation deducted monthly”

Become a Monthly Donor


Start Your Own Facebook Fundraising Campaign

Select Raise Money for a Nonprofit → Select Nonprofit → Select Ryan Bartel Foundation Inc

Facebook Fundraising

Community Service

Create a community fundraiser naming us a beneficiary. Having a birthday party? Ask for donations to the Ryan Bartel Foundation in lieu of gifts. Have a bake sale or yard sale!

Create a Fundraiser

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Make checks payable to Ryan Bartel Foundation and mail to:

PO Box 184, Waterford, VA 20197

Donate by Mail

Friends at School

Did you know many companies offer a matching gift program to encourage philanthropy among their employees and some may even match gifts from spouses and retirees?

Employer Matching Gifts

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To find out more about how you may be able to give to the Ryan Bartel Foundation through workplace giving, talk to your employer or your work place’s human resources department.

Workplace Giving

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We are seeking volunteers with an expertise in expressive arts, mindfulness and yoga, nature and animals, or another skill to share at our monthly FORT to help teens learn new skills to cope with the pressures of life.

Volunteer Your Talent

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Make a donation online and specify that is in honor or memory of someone and they will receive an appreciation email to let them know about your gift. 

Donate in Honor Of


Planned giving to the Ryan Bartel Foundation is a generous, meaningful way to uphold your dedication to preventing teen suicide.

Planned Gifts

High School Friends

Honor a loved one with a memorial gift to the Ryan Bartel Foundation.

Memorial or Tribute Gift


Program Assistants are needed to support our workshop leaders both during our online and in person workshops and during the in person FORT.

Volunteer Your Time

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