Terry and Bridget are creating Podcast: Giving Voice to Depression
2

patrons

$49
per month

If you don't experience depression yourself, you know someone who does. Giving Voice to Depression is a one-of-a-kind podcast series that features short, honest, straight-forward personal stories/interviews about what depression feels like, what you can do to support someone who is suffering, what is not helpful, how depression is managed and treated, what survivors can teach us about suicide, and how widely-varying the experiences of all those aspects can be. Together, we can continue to reduce stigma, increase understanding, and maybe even save a life or two in the process.

Tiers
Singular-Sensation
$1 or more per month 0 patrons
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Patron-only polls and content
High-Fivers
$5 or more per month 1 patron
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  • a pack of 6 photo/graphics with custom-made inspirational quotations for use as bookmarks, to post on fridge, or send to a friend who needs to be reminded that life with depression, while hard, is worth living. (designs vary)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them. 
  • Plus all previous rewards
Terrific-Tenners
$10 or more per month 2 patrons
  • A 1-time mosaic heart (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (china/shape vary)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards
Light-Shiners
$25 or more per month 0 patrons
  • A 1-time gift of three hand-made mosaic hearts (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (designs vary)" " />
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards (total of 3 hearts)
Stigma-Busters
$50 or more per month 1 patron
  •  
  • a 1-time gift of six hand-made mosaic hearts (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (designs vary)
  • A personal on-air thank you acknowledging our support and generosity during a podcast, either by name, anonymously (if you choose,)  or in honor of someone special to you.
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards (total of six hearts.) 
Podcast-Patron
$100 or more per month 0 patrons
  • An interview about your interest in/relationship to depression, for use in a blog or podcast (producer will decide which medium is most appropriate.) This can be anonymous, if preferred.
  • A personalized, custom-made graphic with a quote from your interview. 
  • Donor acknowledgment on our website (if desired.)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our heartfelt thanks
  • Plus all previous rewards (six hearts.)
Mental-Health Advocate
$200 or more per month 0 patrons
  • A large custom-mosaic mirror made by Giving Voice to Depression's co-host. Your choice from several options. 
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Plus all previous rewards (total six hearts.)
Mental-Health Hero
$500 or more per month 0 patrons
  • Since education, stigma reduction, and a desire for people with depression and other mental-health challenges to live safe and supported lives are clearly a passion of yours too, we'd like to hear your story and feature it in a podcast, if you're willing to share. (If an anonymous interview for the blog is preferred, that is also an option.)
  • Plus all previous rewards (total 6 hearts.)
Dream-Team Partner
$1,000 or more per month 0 of 1 patrons
  • After recovering from the shock of your generosity and commitment to reducing stigma and making life safer and better for those of us with depression, the Giving Voice to Depression host(s) will appear at your event (in the U.S.) and discuss our project, share some of the stories we have recorded, and discuss our own experience with depression. 
  • A one-of-a-kind, custom mosaic (choice of several sizes/forms) made by podcast creator and co-host, Terry.
  • Plus all previous rewards

If you don't experience depression yourself, you know someone who does. Giving Voice to Depression is a one-of-a-kind podcast series that features short, honest, straight-forward personal stories/interviews about what depression feels like, what you can do to support someone who is suffering, what is not helpful, how depression is managed and treated, what survivors can teach us about suicide, and how widely-varying the experiences of all those aspects can be. Together, we can continue to reduce stigma, increase understanding, and maybe even save a life or two in the process.

Recent posts by Terry and Bridget

Tiers
Singular-Sensation
$1 or more per month 0 patrons
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Patron-only polls and content
High-Fivers
$5 or more per month 1 patron
  • " />
  • a pack of 6 photo/graphics with custom-made inspirational quotations for use as bookmarks, to post on fridge, or send to a friend who needs to be reminded that life with depression, while hard, is worth living. (designs vary)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them. 
  • Plus all previous rewards
Terrific-Tenners
$10 or more per month 2 patrons
  • A 1-time mosaic heart (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (china/shape vary)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards
Light-Shiners
$25 or more per month 0 patrons
  • A 1-time gift of three hand-made mosaic hearts (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (designs vary)" " />
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards (total of 3 hearts)
Stigma-Busters
$50 or more per month 1 patron
  •  
  • a 1-time gift of six hand-made mosaic hearts (lovingly made by the Giving Voice to Depression producer/co-host) as a reminder that even things (and people) perceived as "broken," are strong and beautiful. (designs vary)
  • A personal on-air thank you acknowledging our support and generosity during a podcast, either by name, anonymously (if you choose,)  or in honor of someone special to you.
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our sincere appreciation
  • Plus all previous rewards (total of six hearts.) 
Podcast-Patron
$100 or more per month 0 patrons
  • An interview about your interest in/relationship to depression, for use in a blog or podcast (producer will decide which medium is most appropriate.) This can be anonymous, if preferred.
  • A personalized, custom-made graphic with a quote from your interview. 
  • Donor acknowledgment on our website (if desired.)
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Our heartfelt thanks
  • Plus all previous rewards (six hearts.)
Mental-Health Advocate
$200 or more per month 0 patrons
  • A large custom-mosaic mirror made by Giving Voice to Depression's co-host. Your choice from several options. 
  • The knowledge you are helping shed light on an illness that affects 350 million people + those who care about them.
  • Plus all previous rewards (total six hearts.)
Mental-Health Hero
$500 or more per month 0 patrons
  • Since education, stigma reduction, and a desire for people with depression and other mental-health challenges to live safe and supported lives are clearly a passion of yours too, we'd like to hear your story and feature it in a podcast, if you're willing to share. (If an anonymous interview for the blog is preferred, that is also an option.)
  • Plus all previous rewards (total 6 hearts.)
Dream-Team Partner
$1,000 or more per month 0 of 1 patrons
  • After recovering from the shock of your generosity and commitment to reducing stigma and making life safer and better for those of us with depression, the Giving Voice to Depression host(s) will appear at your event (in the U.S.) and discuss our project, share some of the stories we have recorded, and discuss our own experience with depression. 
  • A one-of-a-kind, custom mosaic (choice of several sizes/forms) made by podcast creator and co-host, Terry.
  • Plus all previous rewards