Long Live Avicii

Avicii (Tim Bergling)’s family have set up a foundation addressing mental health and suicide prevention

The family of the late Tim Bergling professionally known as a Avicii have announced the Tim Bergling Foundation. 

Avicii’s death was reported as a suicide, which shook the world. So in his honour his family have set the foundation up to raise money and support mental health initiatives and suicide prevention organisations.The foundation will also support causes supporting global issues such as climate change, development assistance, nature conservation and endangered species. In a statement the family said “Tim (Avicii) wanted to make a difference” and by setting up this foundation they hope to create a legacy for him.

It will be a year since Avicii passed away next month, April 28th. May he rest in peace and his legacy live on.

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Written By Isaiah

Makeda McMillan