Send Silence Packing: Houston, Texas

On Oct. 2, Send Silence Packing stopped in downtown Houston, Texas. Here’s a recap of our favorite photos from the Houston display. Keep following the tour on the blog or using #SendSilencePacking as we head to Florida for our final two stops. “Powerful display in downtown #Houston of 1,100 backpacks representing 1,100 college students lost to suicide each year.”

The Power of Send Silence Packing

I saw the pictures. I knew the message.  I’ve heard the stories.  But when I stood in the middle of 1,100 backpacks representing the 1,100 college students lost to suicide each year, I was flooded with feelings I didn’t expect. Last week, I had the great honor of volunteering at Send Silence Packing, Active Minds’ public…