Venture: StrongMinds is a nonprofit that runs 10-12 week group therapy sessions in Uganda and Zambia for depressed women and youth, working to help cure them of their depressive symptoms through a community-focused model that helps them return to leading productive, fulfilled lives. More than 80 percent of StrongMinds clients are depression-free at the conclusion of treatment, and those results are sustained six months post-treatment.
Amount: $1,500,000
Type: Grant