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Past Event

Addressing Youth Mental Health: An Equitable Path Forward

Join us for an end-of-year discussion with youth activists about mental health.

We'll discuss how youth mental heath experiences can lead to mental health advocacy, specifically state-level advocacy and philanthropic funding. Only 2 percent of philanthropic dollars currently goes toward mental health funding, and many youth advocates are calling for more equitable use of philanthropic contributions in mental health initiatives. We'll also discuss how many youth have personal experiences with mental health that fuels their current passions.

So reserve your free tickets now for this important program. Following the discussion, we'll have a reception on our beautiful rooftop deck with food and art.


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This program is generously supported by Blue Shield of California.

Blue Shield of California

December 9, 2022

The Commonwealth Club of California
110 The Embarcadero
Taube Family Auditorium & Kaiser Permanente Terrace
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

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Samuel Bass

Lead Youth Organizer and Community Outreach Specialist, Youth Alliance

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David W. Bond

Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Board-Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress; Director of Behavioral Health, Blue Shield of California—Promise Health Plan

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Youth Leader, Youth Power Fund Fellow, Yo!Cali

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Sabrina Kinslow

Vice President, Programming and Impact, DoSomething

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Zitlalli Ordonez

Community Outreach Worker, CHALK SF; Land Steward, Hummingbird Farm

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Michelle Meow

Producer and Host, "The Michelle Meow Show," KBCW TV and Podcast; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors—Co-host