THE CORPORATE COST OF SUICIDE
Suicide is a serious health issue that affects employee morale, productivity, and the bottom line in every business.
- A person dies by suicide every 14 hours in Massachusetts.
- The highest suicide rate is among men aged 45-64.
- 85% of suicide deaths occur among the nation’s workforce.
- Each year $41 billion is lost in productivity and medical bills due to suicide and self-injury.
Your company can help save lives and generate goodwill in your community by sponsoring a Samaritans event or providing a grant to fund our suicide prevention work.
Sponsor Our Marathon Team
Support our amazing runners as they take on 26.2 for suicide prevention. Our Marathon team started out with just two runners in 2007 and now raises more than $140,000 each year! Your company name or logo will be on our team jerseys as the runners pass by thousands of spectators on race day, and featured on the Samaritans website.