HeadsUpGuys is funded exclusively through public donations. Your support is critical to keeping our resource going.
“I read your article on managing suicidal thoughts. Thank you, I’m pretty sure it saved my life.” – Anonymous, via email
We have created the world’s most comprehensive resource for men fighting depression, and in the process, are saving lives. Here are some key statistics that help show the need for HeadsUpGuys.
For more information and references, see our Stats on Suicide in Men.
Donations to our resource qualify for a tax credit as HeadsUpGuys is a program of The University of British Columbia (UBC), a registered charitable organization.
HeadsUpGuys keeps costs low, and we proudly run a lean and well-oiled machine. Thankfully, many of the companies we work with and services we use offer non-profit discounts, allowing your donations to go as far as possible in supporting our resource.
To make a donation, click on the “Make Donation” button below to be taken to our UBC HeadsUpGuys Donation Form (which will look like the image here). This form will automatically fill in the “Make Donation To:” field so your donation will go directly to our Program account: HeadsUpGuys G1745.
Your support keeps us going and helps us provide HeadsUpGuys to men across the globe – giving them tools to fight depression and prevent suicide.
In Honour or Memoriam
For help coping with the loss of a life to suicide, please see our After a Suicide page for help with the grieving process.
To Make a Donation via Cheque
Donations via cheque need to be made out to “UBC HeadsUpGuys”.
Note the name must include both “UBC” and “HeadsUpGuys” for the UBC Development and Alumni Engagement team to process your donation. Please also email us at [email protected] to let us know a cheque is on the way.
Cheques should be mailed to:
How is HeadsUpGuys Funded
HeadsUpGuys is a program of The University of British Columbia (UBC), a registered charitable organization. UBC provides office space, financial administration and human resource management.
UBC does not provide direct funding to support HeadsUpGuys – which is why donations from the public are essential to keep our valuable resource going.
HeadsUpGuys has been supported by a variety of creative and inspiring fundraising initiatives, from walks, runs, motorcycle rides, golf tournaments, memorial hockey games, to silent auctions.
Get more information on how to set up a fundraiser and raise awareness of men’s mental health.
We’re happy to answer any questions about our work or donations at [email protected].
For other ways to help support HeadsUpGuys, see how to get involved.