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"Over 40,000 website visits, 60,000 engagements, and 1.5 million people reached."


Campaign Impact

dragon-40022 inspirational recovery stories from real men who have fought and overcome depression. Your stories connected with people all over the world. Throughout the month, we gathered:

  • Over 40,000 website visits
  • Over 60,000 engagements (Facebook, Twitter, newsletters, and media features)
  • Reached over 1,500,000 people (over 75% men)
    • Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Philippines, Pakistan, India, Australia, Nigeria, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, South Africa and New Zealand.

Featured by:

Through social media we’ve gathered:

Shared by our peers:


We’re also proud to say during our campaign, our stories, and site were shared by:

Funds raised:

Through the generous support of our donors HeadsUpGuys was also able to raise over $15,000. These funds will allow HeadsUpGuys to run more campaign’s like this one and help keep us going into the future.

A huge thank you to the over 30 donors who made a contribution to support HeadsUpGuys!

Our fundraising page will remain open until the end of the week. Make a donation.

Ongoing donations can be made through our UBC donations page.

The stories: