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
“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
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
For more information on Family to Family, please reach out to NAMIGO at (407) 253-1900 or