In 2018, four teen suicides in a span of two weeks shook the city of Rancho Cucamonga. While the community tried to come to terms with what happened, one Starbucks store manager set out a mailbox where people could exchange notes of affirmation. It was a simple gesture that sparked a wide-reaching conversation about mental health.


Director/Director of Photography: Gabe Silverman

Executive Producer: Jamie Coughlin

Producer: Deanna Del Ciello

Editor: Nick Lunn

Additional Editing: Sadie Zuch, Gabe Silverman

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