WHAT: A Conversation with To Write Love on Her Arms
WHEN: Tue. January 26th, 2011 | Doors 6:30 pm
Show 7:00 pm | FREE / OPEN TO PUBLIC
WHERE: Florida Southern College | Branscomb Auditorium
111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr. | Lakeland, FL 33801
To Write Love on Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery. Since its start in 2006, they have donated over $850,000 directly into treatment and recovery and have answered over 150,000 emails in over 100 countries.
Since 2006, TWLOHA has been flourishing and continues to grow. TWLOHA has won numerous accolades including a full-page color ad in USA TODAY (valued over $185k) by winning the AmericaWants Campaign and $100,000 in the Chase Community Giving Contest, coming in 2ndplace. To promote TWLOHA in the Chase Community Giving Contest, Miley Cyrus, Joaquin Phoenix, and Liv Tyler made a special video together with the founder of TWLOHA. You can view the video here: http://bit.ly/ehKwun.
TWLOHA has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, MSNBC, CNN.com, Rolling Stone Magazine, FUSE Network, MTV’s The Buried Life, Seventeen Magazine, Paste Magazine, Teen Vogue, Alternative Press, amongst many others. Founder, Jamie Tworkowski also won the mtvU Woodie Award in the “Good Woodie” category against artists such as Alicia Keys and Wyclef Jean. He is the only founder ever nominated that is not a musician.
For more information on TWLOHA, please go to www.twloha.com.
TWLOHA on CBS Sunday Morning: www.bit.ly/twlohacbs
TWLOHA on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams: http://vimeo.com/2298295