The Civic Joy Fund/ The Marin County Suicide Prevention Collaborative/ The Golden Gate Open
The Civic Joy Fund aims to revitalize San Francisco. Marin has one of the highest rates of Suicide in the Bay Area. What are Marin residents doing about it? The Golden Gate Open; the new professional tennis tournament coming to the Bay.
FIRST: We’ll hear from Manny Yekutiel and Daniel Lurie about the Civic Joy fund that combines the spirit of citizenship with funds to bring music, art and civic pride back to the city.
THEN: Marin has one of the highest rates of suicide in the Bay Area. We will discuss one group’s tireless efforts to promote suicide awareness, prevention and intervention.
PLUS: We’ll talk with Pablo Pires de Almeida, founding Director of the Golden Gate Open, the new professional tennis tournament coming to the Bay Area.
Manny Yekutiel, co-founder of the Civic Joy Fund and owner of Manny's, a restaurant, bar, coffee shop, political bookstore and civic gathering and events space.
Kara Conners: Senior Program director at Marin County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
Sophia Balestreri: Loss Program Coordinator (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors)
Hosts: Anne Harper, Wendy Holcombe
Producers: Gillian Emblad, Wendy Holcombe
The Civic Joy Fund