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Blue Wave Foundation for youth mental health gifting itself to CMHA BC

posted May 22, 2013, 11:51 AM by Will Martin

(May 14, 2013)

New youth mental health bursary launched in honour of Blue Wave and Mental Health Month

After 5 years of service and an impact on thousands of high school students, the Blue Wave Foundation charity has been gifted to another charity: the Canadian Mental Health Association’s BC Division (CMHA). The announcement comes on the heels of CMHA’s 62nd annual Mental Health Week last week across Canada, with a focus this year on youth mental health.

Jack and Margaret Lee, of Langley BC, started the Blue Wave Foundation and popular website in 2007 after the tragic loss of their 18-year-old daughter Janice to suicide. They are dissolving their charity so the work can have more impact by being led by others who also share their vision.

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