Board member and co-chairman of the Fountain House Supported Education Program started to highlight the newest edition to their Associates Scholarship Award Fund Jeremy Goldstein goes on record to say that during the 5 years that they have been involved with the Fountain House, they have come to know how their impact has helped to change peoples lives. It was due to this inspiration that the scholarship fund was created.
Jeremy Goldstein and his co-chair, Katie Tozer awarded the scholarships to receiptants who majored in commercial photography as well as majoring in early education. The scholarship funds has helped many to earn their degrees.
The speaker for the evening spoke openly about how he suffered with depression and the kind of impact that it held on his life. It was during his battle with depression that he met his wife while being a patient with the New York Presbyterian and Westchester Hospital in White Plains. The vice president of the LC International, Mario Maccioni, was the guest speaker. Because he was so open about his own battle, he was the perfect speaker for the event.
The Associates Committee for the Fountain House holds their annual Fall Fete at the start of fall each year. Jeremy Goldstein helps to organize the events as he holds a chair on the board of events. Each year the event is sponsored by various companies all dedicated to support the mission of the Fountain House.
The goal of the Fountain House is to help to ensure that mental health and the stigma associated with mental health and the illness is fought. It is with the help of people like Jeremy Goldstein that the event is made a success year after year. With thanks to the sponsors, many people are able to be helped by the Fall Fete.
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