The guest speaker for our May monthly luncheon was Margie Anshutz. Margie is the chief development officer for the Hamilton Center. She spoke about mental health issues, the Hamilton Center services, and the Hamilton Center Foundation. 1 in 4 adults suffer from a mental illness. The Hamilton Center is an organization that offers treatment for all types of mental illnesses. They currently accept referrals or walk-ins. The Hamilton Center Foundation is an organization that was started to gather funding for the Hamilton Center and the services they provide so that they may expand those services.
Pictured from left to right are back row: Jack Jones (board member), Robert Lindsey, Judy Thomann, Art Lindsay (board member), and Bob Burkett (president). Middle row: Don Scott, Joanie Kanizer (vice president), and Jessi Purcell (treasurer). Front: Margie Anshutz (speaker) and Sam Albrecht (speaker).