International Bipolar Foundation

Rating: 4.7 stars   43 reviews

Issues: Mental Health

Location: 8895 Towne Centre Drive Suite 105-360 San Diego CA 92122 USA

Mission: The mission of International Bipolar Foundation is to To eliminate Bipolar Disorder through the advancement of research; to promote and enhance care and support services; and to erase associated stigma through public education.
2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 26-3889828
858-764-2496
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Rating: 5 stars  

The diligence, work ethic, and dedication of the International Biopolar Foundation is impeccable. They have reached across the globe helping countless individuals and their families and friends of those with the mental illness Bipolar Disorder. Their efforts have literally saved lives. I highly recommend them to anyone in such need. IBPF is amazing!

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

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A lot

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When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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I feel honored to be a part of such an incredible organization. I believe strongly in IBPF's dedication to its mission which is to eliminate Bipolar Disorder through the advancement of research; to promote and enhance care and support services; and to erase associated stigma through public education. Their tireless work to achieve so many such important goals make a difference in the quality of life for all those affected by bipolar disorder.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

The awareness IBPF has brought to many communities by leveraging key advocates that can bring attention to these important issues.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Keep up the good work, only changes are to keep building and helping more people affected by bipolar disorder.

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Rating: 5 stars  

This organization has reached out to 1000's who are affected by and with bipolar disorder. Between the support groups, Buddy Program, My Support newsletter & Outreach, no one feels alone.

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When my son was first diagnosed, I felt completely alone. I met with other parents and we shared our sadness, fears and grief. We mourned the loss of our "perfect" child and helped each other see we were not alone.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Grow the board and add more international members

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Rating: 5 stars  

I have been on the board for over 1 year and can truly say the organization does EVERYTHING it can to help erase the stigma of Bipolar.

From putting together educational programs, knowledgeable speakers to TOP OF THE LINE fund-raising events.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

By seeing and meeting those living with and those affected by BIpolar.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would do my best to extend the media coverage about Bipolar to show the public it is not something to be ashamed of.

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