Jeremy Goldstein Contributions to the Fountain House
Jeremy Goldstein is an accomplished lawyer in New York. He is not only involved in legal matters but other issues related to community development. He is a member of the Fountain House, an organization that is responsible for the initiatives started to take care of the mentally ill patients in New York. Jeremy serves as a board member of the Fountain House. Since he began working for this organization, he has managed to make contributions that have made it possible for people with mental illness to enjoy a better life. According to statistics by the World Health Organization over 450 million around the world are suffering from mental illness.
Jeremy Goldstein is trying to change the lives of these people by ensuring that they have access to opportunities like any other persons. Due to their condition, they tend to miss out on great opportunities such as employment, talent growth, and education. Fountain House has recognized the challenges that these people go through, and that is why they have come up with initiatives that seek to offer employment among other opportunities. Fountain House was formed by six people who had mental illness in New York. They decided to start a group that they initially named “We Are Not Alone” to raise sensitization on issues related to mental health. The group was formed in 1944, and in 1948, they had managed to build a permanent home in New York that was named the Fountain House. The name was derived from a fountain that was located on the garden of this home.
Jeremy Goldstein has held various initiatives to help the Fountain House to accomplish its goals. As one of the leaders, he has tried to make a difference in society by trying to raise funds for initiatives under the Fountain House.
Jeremy Goldstein has held a food and fine wine dinner party to raise funds for the Fountain House. He has held two such parties with all the proceeds going to the mental illness initiatives.
Jeremy Goldstein is a lawyer in New York. He has worked with various organizations on matters of corporate compensation and governance. As the founder of Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates, he has had the privilege of working with some of the largest companies in the country. Jeremy Goldstein holds a J.D from the University of New York. Through his boutique law firm, he is ready to make a difference in society through law and philanthropy.
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