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Band Together

If you have news to share about your work on the opioid crisis, especially about funding and using music to help, drop us a line.

For media inquiries please contact Connect@SandgaardFoundation.org

May 14

Keeping commitments to help save lives in light of pandemic

  The COVID-19 pandemic is proving that we are only as strong as the most vulnerable among us—and now more than ever, they need all the support they can get. That includes an often-invisible subset: those in the addiction recovery community who are susceptible to relapse and often have compromised immune systems.   In an […]

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January 7

7 Moments that Rocked Us in 2019

“In 2019, we formalized what had been only small group discussions and my personal sense that there was a new approach that might make a difference in America’s opioid crisis. In March, we formally launched The Sandgaard Foundation to End the Opioid Epidemic. Over the past year, together we have learned so much and have […]

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December 10

Jam Session: Opioid Crisis from the Inside

Originally published by Highwire Daze.      Sometimes when people circle up and open up, it rocks. While we often think of a jam session as a ritual for musicians, it turns out the format has much to offer corporate leaders, professionals from other industries and concerned citizens, who are all seeking to understand and […]

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July 31

The Sandgaard Foundation report identifies three focus areas to help mitigate opioid crisis

Report highlights funding shortage and need for collaboration   DENVER, Colorado –The Sandgaard Foundation—a private, Denver-based foundation created to help end the opioid epidemic—today released a comprehensive report identifying national blind spots in funding and key areas that align with its mission to combat the crisis: reduce harm and save lives remove the stigma of […]

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March 27

It’s Time to Rock the Opioid Epidemic… Let’s Band Together

As a nation, we work hard to escape suffering, pushing pain away by focusing on anything other than the pain, including addictions to social media, work, alcohol and drugs. We all have someone we care about who is suffering right now, alone and ashamed—a friend, family, a co-worker, a neighbor. Our daily conversations are filled […]

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September 13

Recent News on the Opioid Epidemic

Articles from CNBC, Modern Healthcare, The London Free Press and WHEC

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August 30

Recent News on the Opioid Epidemic

Articles from the Washington Post, New York Times, Detroit Free Press and others

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August 7

Recent News on the Opioid Epidemic

Articles from Zynex and the White House

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