WHAT Is NAMI?
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) , a 501(c)(3), is one of the largest grassroots mental health organizations in the nation.
NAMI-NYS is the state affiliate that oversees the 24 NAMI-NYS that span New York State. For over thirty-years, NAMI-NYS has provided support, free education, and advocacy for families and individuals impacted by mental health challenges. NAMI-NYS also provides mental health literacy programs for students, educators, law enforcement, and families of veterans. www.naminys.org
WHY Sponsor NAMI-NYS?
1 in 4 Adults and 1 in 5 children are impacted by mental illness.
Unfortunately, people typically wait 8-10 years before they reach out for help.
Your support can change attitudes and save lives.
Healthy Minds = Healthy Communities
Investing in NAMI is investing in your community.
NAMI has an “A” rating from the American Institute of Philanthropy and was ranked by Worth magazine in its Top 100 Charities as “most likely to save the World.” We have also received the BBB seal (Better Business Bureau) for excellent standards for charity accountability.
EIN #: 22-2571353
NAMI-NYS thanks you in advance for giving the gift of Hope and Recovery.