Matthew's 2015 blog post: "Start the conversation now... life is precious"

Updated: Dec 19, 2019

Update: Matthew Benedict wrote this piece the day after he graduated from Middlebury College in May of 2015. With his contagious and everlasting smile, most would never have known Matthew struggled deeply. He died by suicide in July of 2019. In the last several years of his life, he was extremely passionate about helping those who struggled and enlightening those who didn't. After Matthew's passing, we started a fund in his memory, One Last Goal, to continue his message. If only we would have listened to his words a little better...

- Bill and Anne Benedict