Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services:

4760 Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City, CA 9023 | 310.751.5426 | didihirsch.org

Leadership

Executive Leadership

Kita S. Curry, Ph.D.

President and CEO

Board of Directors

Christopher J. Harrer

Northern Trust Company

Martin J. Frank

Philanthropist

Charlotte W. Fletcher, PhD

Philanthropist

Michael C. Wierwille

PricewaterhouseCoopers (retired)

Carlos E. Garcia

Heidrick & Struggles

Libby Gill

Libby Gill & Company

Thomas J. Han, DDS

WPD Dental Group

Janine B. Lichstein

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Gail Kamer Lieberfarb

National Mental Health & Awareness Campaign

Will Lippincott

Aevitas Creative Management

Laura Ornest

Philanthropist

Melissa Rivers

MelissaRivers.com

Andrew E. Rubin

Philanthropist

Nancy Hirsch Rubin

Philanthropist

Sara Rutenberg

Strawberry Mansion Entertainment

Cheri Renfroe Yousem

The Yousem Company

Mission Statement

Didi Hirsch transforms lives by providing quality mental health, substance use and suicide prevention services in communities where stigma or poverty limits access.

Service Area

Our 24/7 Suicide Crisis Line/Disaster Distress Helpline has national reach. We provide direct mental health, substance use and suicide prevention services in Los Angeles, Orange and Ventura Counties.

Fast Facts

What is your GuideStar Rating?

GuideStar’s 2019 Platinum Seal of Transparency

What percentage of total revenue goes to cause (after operation expenses)?

87%

What was your greatest community impact in 2019?

To meet rising demand, (Crisis Line calls quadrupled in the last decade), we relocated our Suicide Prevention Center to Century City to expand and develop suicide prevention services.

Fundraising Events (or Areas of Funding)

• The 24th annual Erasing the Stigma Awards on Thursday, April 23, 2020

• Our 22nd annual Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention will be held on Sunday, September 13, 2020

Volunteer Opportunities

Office administration; leading client activities in self-defense, art and yoga; providing childcare Crisis Counseling.

Giving Opportunities

Donations to Didi Hirsch help provide services to children, teens and adults. Your donation supports:

• play equipment, diapers, formula and educational materials for infants and children

• health coaching and groups on nutrition, exercise and smoking cessation

• household items to newly housed homeless families

• training crisis counselors for our 24/7 multilingual Crisis Line

• workshops for teens at our annual Teen Summit

• honoring friends or loved ones by contributing to our new Suicide Prevention Center

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