Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Sigma Pi?

Sigma Pi Fraternity

Where does money go?

The "Break the Silence 5K," hosted by Sigma Pi Rho Chapter, is a significant event dedicated to supporting mental health initiatives. The revenue generated from this event will be allocated in several meaningful ways. 75% of the proceeds will be donated to the Foundation of Hope This initiative reflects a commitment to enhancing mental health support at a local level.

Additionally, the remaining 25% will bolster the national chapter's Bonds of Brotherhood mental health campaign. This campaign is integral to the chapter's mission, emphasizing the importance of mental health awareness and support within the fraternity.

Furthermore, a portion of the funds will be reinvested into the event itself, covering essential aspects such as advertising and merchandising. This allocation ensures the sustainability and success of the event, allowing it to continue making a positive impact in the future. Overall, the Break the Silence 5K is not just a race; it's a vital effort to support and promote mental health awareness and solidarity within the community.




1. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

- Phone: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)

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- A 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources.

2. Crisis Text Line

- Text: "HELLO" to 741741

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- Free, 24/7 support via text. Confidential and a great option for those who prefer texting over talking.

3. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

- Phone: 1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)

- Website: [](

- Offers general information on mental health and locates treatment services in your area.

4. Veterans Crisis Line

- Phone: 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1

- Text: 838255

- Website:[](

- A resource for veterans, service members, and their families and friends in times of crisis.

5. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Helpline

- Phone: 1-800-950-NAMI (1-800-950-6264)

- Website: [](

- Provides information, referrals, and support to people living with a mental health condition.

6. Mental Health America

- Website:[](

- Offers a wide range of resources and information about mental health.

7. The Trevor Project (For LGBTQ Youth)

- Phone: 1-866-488-7386

- Text: START to 678678

- Website:[](

- Provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.

Encourage anyone in crisis to seek immediate help from a mental health professional or emergency services if needed.