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May 16, 2022 | News

Letting Youth Lead: Mental Health Solutions by and for Youth

Youth leadership & campaigns to watch this month ...

April 26, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Active Minds

Learn how Active Minds mobilizes youth and young voices to advocate for meaningful mental health policies ...

April 26, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Partnership to End Addiction

Learn about Partnership to End Addiction's newest suite of online resources for families of LGBTQ+ young people, including a recent report and policy agenda calling for a...

April 25, 2022 | News

Welcome to Our Newest Advisors!

Youth advisors join The Upswing Fund's Advisory Committee...

April 13, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Youthcast Media Group (fka Urban Health Media Project)

Learn how Youthcast Media Group trains young journalists to highlight solutions to the health, wealth, and social disparities where they live...

April 04, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Strategies for Youth

Learn about Strategies for Youth's newest tool helping LGBTQ+ youth better understand and navigate trauma....

March 24, 2022 | Newsletters

March 2022 Newsletter

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March 21, 2022 | News

Calling Youth to Join Our Advisory Committee!

An open call for youth (ages 18-25) to join The Upswing Fund's Advisory Committee...

March 18, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Youth MOVE National

Learn about Youth MOVE National's work to expand the youth peer workforce...

March 17, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Rise Recovery

Learn about substance use interventions for adolescents from our partner, Rise Recovery (San Antonio, TX)...

March 11, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Fox Lab & Lab for Scalable Mental Health

Learn more about our partners The Fox Lab & The Lab for Scalable Mental Health and their online interventions to reduce anxiety in youth ...

March 03, 2022 | Upswing Partners

Partner Showcase: Family Acceptance Project

Learn more about our partner, Family Acceptance Project, and their new online platform of resources for LGBTQ+ youth and families...

February 24, 2022 | Newsletters

February 2022 Newsletter

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February 24, 2022 | News

The Upswing Fund for Adolescent Mental Health Continues to Build Momentum with Nine New Grants for Much Needed Mental Health Care and Services

New grant awards reflect The Upswing Fund’s commitment to provide critical resources to front-line organizations serving adolescents of color and LGBTQ+ youth ...

February 17, 2022 | News

The Upswing Fund: 2021 Impact Summary

2021 Upswing Impact Summary...

February 10, 2022 | Resources

Addressing the Adolescent Mental Health Emergency: Community-Based Recommendations for Key Stakeholder Groups

The Upswing Fund released its latest report examining four common challenge areas experienced by community-based mental health organizations. ...

January 28, 2022 | Newsletters

January 2022 Newsletter

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December 17, 2021 | Newsletters

December 2021 Newsletter

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November 23, 2021 | Newsletters

November 2021 Newsletter

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November 03, 2021 | News

Get Involved in the First-Ever Mental Health Youth Action Forum: A Call to Action for Youth Leaders

This initiative, taking place in early 2022, will put young people at the center of the solution and empower them to directly support positive mental health and well-bein...

October 21, 2021 | Newsletters

October 2021 Newsletter

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October 13, 2021 | News

Five tips for rapid grantmaking during a global pandemic

Lessons learned supporting adolescent mental health organizations during COVID-19...

October 11, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Virgil Moorehead

On supporting Native youth and families...

October 08, 2021 | News

LINUS announces $25,000 donation to The Upswing Fund

New donation from The Linus Group (Boulder, CO)...

September 30, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Alfiee Breland-Noble

On mental health and youth of color...

September 23, 2021 | Resources

An Investment in the Future of Adolescent Mental Health: Insights from an Analysis of Applicants to The Upswing Fund

In this initial report from The Upswing Fund, we share insights gleaned from nearly 350 applications for Surge Capacity (general support) grants ...

September 23, 2021 | Newsletters

September 2021 Newsletter

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September 16, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Amie Bishop

On sexual orientation and gender identity change efforts...

September 02, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Anne Marie Albano

On delivering mental health support to adolescents returning to school...

August 27, 2021 | Newsletters

August 2021 Newsletter

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August 19, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Teresa Halliday, MA

On youth-led mental health programming...

July 30, 2021 | Newsletters

July 2021 Newsletter

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July 15, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Ben Miller

On mobilizing youth in mental health policy...

July 01, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Angela Diaz

On serving Latinx Youth...

June 25, 2021 | Newsletters

June 2021 Newsletter

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June 18, 2021 | News

Announcing The Upswing Fund's "Ask The Expert" Series

Ask The Expert: Gender Affirming Care with Dr. Jack Turban ...

June 17, 2021 | Resources

Ask the Expert with Dr. Jack Turban

On gender affirming care...

May 28, 2021 | Newsletters

May 2021 Newsletter

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April 30, 2021 | Newsletters

April 2021 Newsletter

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April 01, 2021 | News

From Our Director: Part Two

The second post in a two-part series...

March 31, 2021 | News

The Upswing Fund for Adolescent Mental Health Awards Over 80 Grants to Expand Mental Health Services for Adolescents of Color and LGBTQ+ Youth

$10.8 million in grants awarded to organizations from across the United States providing direct services and innovative systems-enabling solutions to improve access to ca...

November 02, 2020 | News

From Our Director

The Upswing Fund Director Solome Tibebu shares her personal story....

October 22, 2020 | News

Combatting a Mental Health Epidemic: Launching The Upswing Fund For Adolescent Mental Health

Full video recording of Combatting a Mental Health Epidemic: Launching The Upswing Fund For Adolescent Mental Health...

October 20, 2020 | News

Melinda French Gates on the Need for The Upswing Fund

Melinda French Gates speaks about how the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the need for greater access to mental healthcare, particularly for adolescents who are of color an...

October 20, 2020 | News

The Upswing Fund launches to accelerate mental health services for adolescents of color and/or LGTBQ+

Driven by concerns over the mental health impacts of the novel coronavirus, today's launch of The Upswing Fund for Adolescent Mental Health will help address a pressing n...