Foundation Selected As Top Finalist for “Outstanding Organization Award” from the Child Mind Institute
We are excited to announce that we’ve been nominated for a Change Maker Award from the Child Mind Institute! The Child Mind Institute is a national, independent nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Their annual Change Maker Awards celebrate individuals and organizations who raise awareness and dispel stigma, help children and families directly, or work to transform the way we understand and treat mental health and learning disorders.
From among hundreds of organizations considered we’ve been selected as one of five finalists for the Outstanding Organization Award. The winner will be decided as a result of online voting which is open to the public from March 7 - March 23. We would appreciate your support!
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The winner will be announced in early April and will receive the award at a ceremony hosted by NBC’s Cynthia McFadden in New York City on May 7. Other honorees that evening will include Activist Award winner, Glenn Close, the founder of Bring Change 2 Mind which promotes empathy and fights mental illness stigma; and Champion Award winner, California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, whose platform includes prioritizing mental health research and early intervention.
Past Change Maker Award winners include:
- Former U.S. Representative, Patrick J. Kennedy
- Tony and Grammy Award-winning Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen
- The National Association of School Psychologists
- NFL Wide Receiver, Brandon Marshall
- International Bipolar Foundation
Please show your support by voting for us between March 7 – March 23, 2018.