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Osceola Community Health Foundation’s 2014 Gala Benefits Task Force

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Awareness, Events | Comments Off on Osceola Community Health Foundation’s 2014 Gala Benefits Task Force

Osceola Community Health Foundation’s 2014 Gala Benefits Task Force

Proceeds Support Healthy Beginnings The Mental Health Task Force of Polk County extends our sincerest thanks to the Osceola Community Health Foundation, who presented a check for $25,833, from proceeds raised at OCHF’s annual Holiday Gala. The contribution is in  support of the MHTF’s Healthy Beginnings program, a mental health service for local children and their families in school and at home. Sue Gerlach, OCHF’s director, left, and Karen Elkin OCHF Board Chair, right presented the check to Bonnie Leonard, Chair of the Task...

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Youth Chalk Art Competition

Posted by on Nov 6, 2014 in Awareness | Comments Off on Youth Chalk Art Competition

Youth Chalk Art Competition

The results are in for the Mental Health Task Forces’ Youth Chalk Art Competition! The project was held in partnership with Polk County schools to help spread a message of hope through outdoor artistic drawings. The competition is a project of the Task Force’s Youth Suicide Prevention program. The Mental Health Task Force of Polk County continues its combined mission of decreasing the stigma associated with mental illness and youth suicide prevention. Our Chalk Art Competition is an opportunity to partner with area schools to...

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