Mental Health Advocates of WNY

Join the Conversation Anti-Stigma Campaign

“Two years ago, the Erie County Anti-Stigma Coalition launched “Join the Conversation” to create a community dialogue so that people dealing with mental health challenges know that they are not alone, help is available and recovery is possible. The campaign allows people to share stories about their struggles and successes.

Tower support will allow the Coalition to expand campaign efforts. This will entail maintaining traditional and digital media presence, increasing organizational members, refining workshops and informational presentations to focus on specific audiences, and outgoing communications about the campaign.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
AMOUNT: $70,100 over One Year

Perpetual Motion

Have you heard the Tower Foundation’s origin story?  It has now been freshly told by Cassandra Gainer in the recent issue of Traffic East, a Western New York journal celebrating entrepreneurial and creative energy.  Gainer interviewed daughters Mollie Byrnes and Cynthia Doyle in telling the story of Peter and Elizabeth Tower’s life together and how they came … Continued