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YTP Educator ForumApril 6, 2023 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us on Thursday April 6, at 3-4 pm ET, for our virtual session to learn about YTP’s educational programs and resources that address mental health stigma, support well-being, and embrace social and emotional learning strategies. During this session, you will receive all the tools and knowledge you need to bring YTP’s message of hope …
YTP Community Call to Action ‘Coffee Chat’April 14, 2023 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join The Yellow Tulip Project (YTP) Community Outreach committee on Friday, April 14th at 12-1pm ET to learn more about our Community Call to Action programming and how to mobilize your community around the topic of mental health and stigma reduction. YTP is a youth-generated momentum seeking to smash the stigma surrounding mental health and mental …
YTP Ambassador Meet & GreetApril 16, 2023 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us on Sunday, April 16th and meet with other YTP Ambassadors from all over the country! Whether you’re calling in from Maine or tuning in from California, you’ll get to connect with peers you may have never had the opportunity to meet. Here’s your chance to find fellow changemakers who share your passion for …
Hope DayApril 23, 2023 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come join us Sunday April 23, at 1-4 pm ET, for our first annual hope day in Greenwich Connecticut! The event will be held at the Arch Street Teen Center, where there will be live music by local teen artist Winston Rider, as well as food, resource tables, yoga, meditation, stretching, arts & crafts, games, …
Conroy Speakers SeriesApril 26, 2023 6:00 pm
Join us Wednesday April 26 at 6 pm, at the RFK community Alliance in Lancaster Massachusetts. for an honest and open presentation and conversation about mental health, suicide, and creating spaces for community conversations. Yellow Tulip Project (YTP)’s mission is to smash the stigma surrounding mental illness and to build a community of people who realize that …
Hope Day WalkApril 29, 2023 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us to support and promote The Yellow Tulip project on April 29, 9-10 am for our Hope Day Walk in Plymouth Massachusetts! This event will include a one mile walk as well as information and resources around mental health. The first 50 participants will receive a FREE shirt!
10 Steps For Successful Student Mental Health ActivismMay 10, 2023 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us on May 10th at 4-5pm ET for a workshop that will give you all the tips and skills you need to create real change in your school and community. The best part? After the session, you will receive a free digital toolkit that you can use for all your future change-making endeavors. Smash the stigma! …
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We are taking on and talking about the “Elephant in the Room: Mental Illness” in YTP’s adult education course.
Creating a Daily PracticeTBD
Our new nature-based arts programming was inspired by the thousands of yellow tulip bulbs that are planted each year across the US and world by people of all ages in schools and communities.
YTP for ME!March 01 – March 1, 2023 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Real change happens in our communities when we join together and speak up! Join us on Wednesday, March 1st at 5-6pm for our second session of “YTP for ME”- a space for Maine’s Youth Ambassadors to meet and connect with peers that share their passion for changemaking and smashing the stigma surrounding mental health. You’ll …
YTP 101: Learn the ropesJanuary 22 – January 22, 2023 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Are you ready to Learn the Ropes in 2023?! Start off the new year right by joining The Yellow Tulip Project in this session dedicated to giving you all the basics. This mini-summit is for youth leaders who want to join us in smashing the stigma surrounding mental health. No matter where you are in …
We Need To Talk: Community ConversationNovember 17 – November 17, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Come join us for a Community Conversation at the Falmouth Memorial Library. From 5:30-6:30pm on November 17, you can partake in this conversation with YTP members, FHS students, and community members!
YTP Presents & Tables at 2022 MYAN ConferenceNovember 03 – November 4, 2022
Come join YTP as a Speaker at the MYAN Conference this year! “The MYAN conference is designed by young people for young people and welcomes and encourages adult allies. The Maine Youth Leadership Conference centers around discussions about youth leadership, restorative practices in schools, Black Lives Matter and anti-racism, adolescent mental health & wellness, climate …
Wells, ME — Hope Garden PlantingOctober 15 – October 15, 2022
GFWC Maine X YTP Speaker EventOctober 15 – October 15, 2022
Greenwich, CT — Hope Garden PlantingOctober 08 – October 8, 2022
Move It! for Mental HealthMay 01 – May 31, 2022
This May, we’re kicking off our second month-long fundraising initiative–Tails & Tulips– in which participants engage in physical activity with their furry friends and raise funds for and build awareness around our cause. To learn more, register or donate, CLICK HERE.
“Hope Happens” Art Show in VTMarch 01 – March 28, 2022
The “Hope Happens” art show opened up at the Penny Cluse Cafe on March 1st and will be on display through the end of the month. The show is a collaboration between the Yellow Tulip Project, a non-profit with the goal of smashing the stigma around mental illness; YTP’s creative advisor, Susan Teare; and Sarah …
DEI Training (Workshop #3)January 30 – January 30, 2022 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
YTP partners with the Racial Equity & Justice firm to bring our team DEI training geared towards youth mental health. This is workshop 3 of 4.
Social Emotional Health: How Trauma Impacts the BrainJanuary 27 – January 27, 2022 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
YTP’s Executive Director Suzanne Fox is presenting for Parent University–be sure to check it out!
Learn The Ropes: Virtual Mini-Summit for EveryoneJanuary 09 – January 9, 2022 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join the Yellow Tulip Project in our kick-off to 2022– an interactive 90 minute mini-summit where you’ll learn the YTP basics! Use this Eventbrite link to register. ABOUT THIS EVENT: Are you ready to Learn the Ropes in 2022?! Start off the new year right by joining the Yellow Tulip Project in this mini-summit dedicated …
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Got Hope?October 01 – October 31, 2022
The Yellow Tulip Project is a small non-profit with big hearts and even bigger goals. We are fiercely committed to building a strong and supportive community and working together to smash the stigma surrounding mental health and let people know that there is help and hope out there. ‘Got Hope?’ is YTP’s annual October Campaign …
Got Hope CampaignAugust 01 – August 31, 2021
Stigma StoriesNovember 5, 2021 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rithvika–YTP’s co-Director of the Diversity & Equity Task Force–shares her experience as an Indian-American person dealing with mental health stigma, and will leave space for questions & discussion. Register here for the event.
EnrichmentAugust 7, 2021 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Paint Night: What Does Hope Mean to You?
Hope Garden Planting – Ellsworth, MEOctober 9, 2021
EnrichmentOctober 31, 2021 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
EnrichmentFebruary 20, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Self-love is so important because it not only allows you to prioritize your mental, emotions, and physical health, but it also allows you to celebrate how incredible you truly are! Join us for an Enrichment Event on Sunday, February 20th at 5:30-6:30pm EST to talk about self-love and do some fun self-love activities with us! Be kind to yourself. …
Stigma StoriesJanuary 23, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Featuring the stories of both Vincent and Rook from MaineTransNet, focusing on their gender identity and relationship to mental health. Visit our Eventbrite page for updates & registration.
Stigma Stories: Julia CastroMarch 27, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Storytellers share personal experiences about how their identity intersects with mental health! Join Julia Castro on Sunday, March 27th at 5:30-6:30pm EST to talk about her journey with mental health. REGISTER HERE. “I am Mexican born in a state that borders the Arizona border, Sonoran, and the only female daughter of three. Much of my …
EnrichmentApril 23, 2022 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hope Garden Planting – Biddeford, MEOctober 2, 2021
EnrichmentFebruary 20, 2021 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Stigma StoriesMay 8, 2022 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stigma StoriesSeptember 12, 2021 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cross Cultural ConversationsOctober 26, 2021 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join YTP and Lower Low Salary, a Taiwanese student group focused on mental health, for a conversation of mental health across cultures. YTP is partnering with Lower Low Salary, a Taiwanese student group committed to focusing on youth mental health, to discuss mental health across cultures. We will explore and discuss different cultural norms and …
Let’s Talk About the Elephant in the Room! – Adult Ed Mental Health CourseMay 10, 2022 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mental illness is that silent elephant in the room that no one wants to talk about but everyone should. “Let’s Talk About Mental Health” provides a safe and interactive space to learn more about mental health and what we as community members can do to reduce the stigma that surrounds the topic. We’re so proud …
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Youth Leadership Board Q&A SessionFebruary 24, 2022 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Youth Leadership Board Q&A Session The Yellow Tulip Project is hosting a virtual Youth Leadership Board Q&A Session on Thursday, February 24th at 2:45-3:45pm EST! This is an opportunity to learn more about what it’s like to be a part of YTP’s Youth Leadership Board and ask any questions you may have — we’re here to support …
EXIT Oceanside Realty Golf TournamentMay 23, 2022 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
EXIT Reality is partnering with the Yellow Tulip Project for a Golf Tournament to raise funds and help smash the stigma. The event will be held at Old Marsh Country Club in Wells, ME To learn more about the event and register, click here.
Boston Hope DayMay 7, 2022 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Boston Hope Day at Rose Kennedy Greenway is this Saturday, May 7th from 12:30pm to 2:30pm and will be located near the intersection of Seaport Blvd and Atlantic Ave!
Enrichment: Self-care & MeditationMay 22, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join us for a relaxing Enrichment event on Sunday, May 22nd at 5:30-6:30pm ET and take a moment to slow down and just be. Center yourself in your body and mind with yoga & guided meditation! REGISTER HERE Be kind to yourself. You deserve it. You Matter. Note: Enrichment events are a space to foster hope, …
Smash the Stigma: Youth Voices on Mental Health in the ArcticAugust 9, 2022 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Yellow Tulip Project and BERGIÐ Headspace invite you to join a roundtable dialogue with youth mental health activists from several Arctic countries. YTP’s Julia Hansen (co-Founder) and Danielle Whyte (Director of Ambassador Outreach) will be featured speakers. August 9th, 4:00-5:00 PM GMT (11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST) REGISTER HERE MORE INFO
Hope Fore the Holidays: A Holiday Bash to Smash the StigmaDecember 17, 2022 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A holiday bash to smash the stigma surrounding mental health: Celebrate the season with an evening of holiday cheer, friends & family. Tickets includes: Live holiday music from Portland’s finest musicians: Max Cantlin (guitar), Colin Winsor (bass) & Pete Dugas (piano) Allagash beer on tap, plus wine and other festive libations Sweet & savory hors …
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Storytelling AlchemyJanuary 1, 2023
Twice a year, YTP offers its powerful and transformative Storytelling Alchemy online course, where you’ll learn how to share your personal story as well as the fundamentals of storytelling including narrative arc and how to approach difficult topics in non-triggering ways. Just like an alchemist who changes metal to gold, you will learn how to …
YTP for MEJanuary 25, 2023 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In 2023 we’re launching YTP for ME – a space for Maine’s Youth Ambassadors to amplify their change making, learn from one another, and strategize across our statewide network. Since YTP was created in 2016, Maine youth have taken the lead on stigma smashing throughout the state. Today, young people are continuing their legacy of …
YTP Community Call to Action ‘Coffee Chat’February 17, 2023 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A FREE virtual session to gain the tools and knowledge to mobilize your community and spread YTP’s message of stigma reduction and hope. Join the Yellow Tulip Project Community Outreach committee to learn more about our Community Call to Action programming and how to mobilize your community around the topic of mental health and stigma …
YTP Self-Care MarathonFebruary 19, 2023 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
We love the idea that change starts with us and, in order to create that change, we know that we need to take care of ourselves. That’s why we’re excited to offer our “Self-Care Marathon” for YTP Youth Ambassadors on Sunday, February 19th at 4-5pm ET. During this interactive hour with members of YTP’s Youth Leadership Board, …
YTP Presents AFSP’s “Talk Saves Lives”March 22, 2023 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
YTP is proud to present AFSP’s ‘Talk Saves Lives: An Introduction to Suicide Prevention’ training. This workshop “is a community-based presentation that covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide.” We hope you join us! Click Here to Register Note: YTP is not able to …
Valo Conversation SeriesMarch 23, 2023 5:00 pm
Come join us March 23 at 5:00 pm, for a an exciting collaboration between The Yellow Tulip Project and Valo. This will be a presentation where we will discuss how to support teens through mental health challenges in todays world, all are welcome to attend. This event will be located on 121 Main street in …