Active Minds: Changing the conversation about mental health
Frequently Asked Questions
Have a questions you don't see listed here? Contact us at or call (202) 332-9595. 

I've been assigned the role of Event Manager. Now what? 

If you're a chapter member, access our guides for Setting Up Your Chapter Fundraising Page and Using Your Chapter Fundraising Page for Hosting Live Fundraising Events to learn more about setting up your fundraising page.  

If you're a community member creating a Memorial Page or Celebration/Virtual Event Page, access our guides for Creating a Memorial Page and Creating a Fundraising Page to Celebrate an Occasion (coming soon)


I want to fundraise. Which page is right for me? 

  • Active Minds chapter member? Search to see if your chapter already has a fundraising page. Don’t see your school? Be the first to register your chapter to start a fundraising page. 
  • General supporter of Active Minds? Plan an event! Event pages can be used for local events like marathons, walks, and bake sales and virtual fundraising events like your birthday, wedding, and anniversary. Bring your community together in support of mental health.
  • Want to honor a loved one by supporting Active Minds? Create a memorial fund. These online pages are designed for friends and family who wish to honor or remember a loved one. 

I am an Active Minds chapter member. Why can't I find my school. 

Only schools with an Active Minds chapter have fundraising pages. No chapter on your campus? Learn how to start a chapter on your campus hereHave a chapter but you still can't find your page after searching this map? Request a chapter fundraising page.


I am not an Active Minds chapter member. Can I still support a specific school? 

Yes! Donate through the school's fundraising page by searching this map---only schools with Active Minds chapters have fundraising pages. If you can't find the school you're looking for, you can make a general donation to Active Minds.


I can't log into my account. What should I do? 

Try the login assistance links that appear if you forgot your user name or password. If this doesn't resolve the problem or you have any other account issues, email


I prefer snail mail. Can I donate by check? 

Yes! Fill out a hard copy of this donation form and mail it to the address below with your check:

Active Minds
c/o Development Office
2001 S Street NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20009

Is my donation tax-deductible? 

Yes! All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Please consult your tax advisor.