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Mental Health Allies Reception

November 18, 2021

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray welcomed organizations and leaders that have supported behavioral and mental health initiatives over the last 8 years to Gracie Mansion. Kimberly Williams and Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond were invited to deliver remarks on making mental health resources a priority.

Program Participants

  • Mayor Bill de Blasio
  • First Lady Chirlane McCray
  • Kimberly Williams, President & Chief Executive Officer, Vibrant Emotional Health
  • Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond, Executive Pastor, First Corinthian Baptist Church and President, New York Theological Seminary

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