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Posted by The Molina Cares Accord

The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation Donates $5,000 to National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Orlando

The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation Donates $5,000 to National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Orlando


Media Contact: Rhonda Frazier, Rhonda.Frazier@MolinaHealthcare.com, 562-980-3849

ORLANDO, Fla. Oct. 6, 2021 – The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation, in collaboration
with Molina Healthcare of Florida (“Molina”) has donated $5,000 to the National Alliance on Mental
Illness of Greater Orlando (NAMIGO).


The grant will support Family to Family educational classes for those in the area who have
experience with mental illness. It will also help fund Mental Illness Awareness Week activities
designed to end the stigma surrounding mental illness and encourage community involvement.
“Working to end the stigma of mental illness is a top priority at Molina,” said Sherry ThorntonMain, associate vice president of community engagement for Molina Healthcare of Florida. “We’re
grateful for the opportunity to partner with NAMIGO to help raise awareness in the communities
we serve.”


“At NAMIGO, we’re dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals affected by mental
illness and to supporting them through education, support and advocacy.,” said Eric Welch,
executive director of NAMIGO. “We’re so grateful to those who come alongside us in these
efforts.”


Mental Illness Awareness Week takes place September 29 through October 10 and includes 10
events through the greater Orlando area.

About The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation


The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) established in 2020 by Molina
Healthcare, Inc. The Molina Healthcare Charitable Foundation was created to improve the
health and well-being of disadvantaged populations by funding meaningful, measurable, and
innovative programs and solutions that improve health, life, and living in local communities.


About Molina Healthcare of Florida

Molina Healthcare of Florida has been providing government-funded, quality health care since 2008. The Company serves members through Medicaid, Medicare and Health Insurance
Exchange programs throughout Florida. Through its locally operated health plans, Molina
Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, served approximately 4.7 million members as of
June 30, 2021. For more information about Molina Healthcare of Florida, visit
MolinaHealthcare.com.

About NAMIGO


For more information on Family to Family, please reach out to NAMIGO at (407) 253-1900 or
www.namigo.org.