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16 Years Ago Today: The Story of Active Minds

16 years ago today, Alison Malmon’s older brother, Brian, died by suicide. She returned to her campus at the University of Pennsylvania after his death, determined to help save other lives.

So she started Penn’s first mental health awareness group in her dorm room. With that, Active Minds was born.

Take a look at our infographic about how Active Minds has grown & help us honor Brian’s legacy:

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