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 Sept 2014

NAMI Illinois • Fundraising Opportunity

Opportunity Knocked...

Great News for NAMI IL
and Our Affiliate

When you're part of a great organization, with a very great mission, every once in a while an awesome opportunity comes along. An opportunity like this recently knocked on NAMI Illinois's door.

A couple, who is extremely dedicated to the mission of NAMI, opened their hearts and their checkbook and promised to match contributions given to NAMI Illinois up to a total of $10,000 before Thanksgiving! (November 27 2014)

This is great news for NAMI IL and our affiliate as they help us with training costs, etc.

70% and climbing

NAMI Illinois’ fundraising kickoff has been amazing! So many generous donations have been received. If you've already donated, thank you, we apprecite your generousity. And if you've been meaning to make a contribution, now is the time.

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NAMI SWI Member AJ French • Receives Award

AJ French Named DBSA 2014 Life Unlimited Award Winner

Also Read AJ's FaithNet Article about Sacred Creations

AJ serves as the Executive Director of Sacred Creations, an Illinois not-for-profit with statewide membership compromised entirely of individuals living with mental health conditions. NAMI SWI Member AJ FrenchAJ also works as a trainer for NAMI’s “In Our Own Voice” program and loves teaching people how to share their personal experiences in public venues.

DBSA Life Unlimited Award

Learn why AJ French has been named DBSA 2014 Life Unlimited Award Winner.


AJ says there were three monumental messages of hope which changed the trajectory of her life. Read the rest of AJ's story and and find more about Sacred Creations in AJ's article for FaithNet.

Visit FaithNet’s website for more information.