Meier finishes bike ride to raise awareness about men with depression
Mark Meier, community faculty member in the School of Social Work, has finished a bike ride from San Francisco to New York to raise awareness about men battling depression. He started the trip May 11 and completed his 3,600-mile journey Aug. 20.
The bike ride highlighted the nationwide launch of the Face It Foundation, a nonprofit that works to help men talk more openly about depression. Meier, who battled depression for many years, co-founded the nonprofit.
To read Meier's blog, and get more information on the Face It Foundation, go to faceitfoundation.org