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2.) Youth Suicide Prevention Program's 5th Annual dinner & auction - Thursday April 18, 2013 - Seattle, WA
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2.) Youth Suicide Prevention Program's 5th Annual dinner & auction - Thursday April 18, 2013 - Seattle, WA
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Youth Suicide Prevention Program is excited to welcome you to thier 5th Annual "You Can Save A Life Tonight" Dinner & Auction

Thursday, April 18, 2012

Online Registration is now open.

    6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
    Herban Feast
    3200 First Avenue South
    Suite 100
    Seattle, WA 98134

$75.00 per ticket - Limited seating

Now taking registrations by phone, email, and online.

To purchase tickets or a table, donate an auction item, or find out about sponsorship, please contact Erica Peters at (206) 297-5922 or email at

Your 2013 Auction Table Captains are:
  • Kenneth Gomes, YSPP Board Member    
  • Scot Reynolds, YSPP Board Member
  • Hillary Madsen, YSPP Board Member & Procurement Committee Member    
  • Victoria Wagner, YSPP Executive Director
  • Abbey Perkins, YSPP Supporter & Procurement Committee Member
  • Michael Woods, YSPP Board Member
  • Jay Petterson, YSPP Board Member      
Thank you to our 2013 sponsors!
See a list of this events sponsors and the businesses for donating items to our auction!

Thanks to all who donated and participated in our 2012 auction!
photos from the event

To reduce youth suicide attempts and deaths in Washington State.

YSPP envisions a state where youth suicide is a rare event, where young people are nurtured and supported, where individuals and families are aware of risk factors for suicide and actively seek help from accessible, effective community resources. We seek to break the taboo that suicide is something you shouldn't talk about, and to change the public's resistance by acknowledging the problem with pro-active awareness and prevention efforts.

Email YSPP | (206) 297-5922  Website:

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