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      Supporters Of 211 Palm Beach And Treasure Coast

      Gather For Cocktail Event To Learn About Recent

      Grants Awarded And Future Plans

        Friends and supporters of 211 Palm Beach and Treasure   Coast and learn more about the goals and future plans of the   it serves. These grants demonstrate the esteem in which 211
      Coast gathered on April 22 at the charming home of Jessica and   nonprofit organization. Sharon L’Herrou, president/CEO of   is held locally, statewide, and nationally and the need for
      Trent Swift in West Palm Beach for an exquisite cocktail party.   211 Palm Beach and Treasure Coast, spoke briefly to guests   211 Palm Beach and Treasure Coast to expand its services –
        This special evening was an opportunity for guests to   about several recent grants that 211 has been awarded and   taking crisis calls from first responders and handling online
      meet the leadership team of 211 Palm Beach and Treasure   the impact these grants will make on 211 and the community   “chats” with people considering suicide.
                                                                                                             The  services  that  211  provides  are  lifesaving. The
                                                                                                           mission is to connect people to services 24 hours a day by
                                                                                                           understanding their individual emotional, financial, and
                                                                                                           community needs and supporting the health and human
                                                                                                           service system as a whole.
                                                                                                             To learn more about 211 Palm Beach and the Treasure
                                                                                                           Coast and its services and programs, visit
                                                                                                             Dial 2-1-1 or text your zip code to TXT211 (898211) for
                                                                                                           more information. Calls to 211 are free, confidential, and
                                                                                                           available 24/7. If you or someone you know is experiencing
                                                                                                           a mental health crisis or thoughts of suicide, dial 2-1-1, and a
                                                                                                           Mobile Crisis Response Team can be dispatched if requested.
                                                                                                           211 is also the regional responder for the National Suicide
                                                                                                           Prevention Lifeline 1 (800) 273-TALK (8255) and the soon-
      Michael Magnani and Geri  Felicia  Taylor  and  Peter   Sarah Alsofrom and Sharon   George Elmore and Marti   to-launch 9-8-8 number.
      Emmett                   Gottsegen                 L’Herrou                LaTour                                    Photos by Tracey Benson Photography

      Steve Locante, Nancy Lambrecht, John
      Deese                             Jessica and Trent Swift (and Trent Jr.)  Dawn and Ken Kettner      Guy Clark, Renee Morrison, Harrison Morgan
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