Contact of Mercer County Crisis and Suicide Prevention Hotline | Gala
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Dear Community Friend,

For 45 years, CONTACT of Mercer County has assisted local residents experiencing crisis or contemplating suicide. While CONTACT is made up of professionally trained volunteers, we can’t do it alone. Please consider supporting CONTACT financially, so we can continue to help those in need of a critical service.

By the Numbers, United States Suicide in 2019 was the:
• Second leading cause of death for youth
• Tenth leading cause of death for adults
• 47,000 plus completed suicides
• More than 1.2 million estimated suicide attempts

Through its Volunteers in 2020, CONTACT of Mercer County has:
• Answered 2,072 calls
• Responded to 2,319 Lifeline Crisis Chats
• Initiated 12,694 wellness calls to seniors living alone through CONTACT’s Reassurance program

CONTACT accomplishes a great deal. However, we need your help to continue to provide valuable resources to our community.

With thanks and gratitude,
Debi Gallo, Gala Chair and Eleanor K. Letcher, M.Ed., CSW, Executive Director

Become a 2021 Gala sponsor and help support CONTACT’s services. All donations are tax-deductible.   Please join us at one of our sponsorship levels: 

Saving Lives Diamond • $10,000

Saving Lives Titanium • $7,500

Saving Lives Platinum • $5,000

Saving Lives Gold • $2,500

Saving Lives Silver • $1,000

Saving Lives Bronze • $500

Listening Friend • $275

Individual Tickets • $125

As an event sponsor you will receive:

    • Tickets to the Gala celebration with dinner, music, and fabulous silent auction
    • Inclusion in the Gala’s publicity efforts

We appreciate your devotion to our community. It’s what makes our region a better place to live and work. You can help by becoming an event sponsor or donating items to the silent auction.

For more information, please contact (609) 737-2000 or contactofmercer60@gmail.com.

For more information, please contact Elouise Campbell directly at (609) 737-2000 or rsvp.elouise@gmail.com.

CONTACT’S GALA 2021 SPONSORS

Saving Lives Silver