The Wine Dinners Hosted by Jeremy Goldstein, Omar Khan and Jim Finked Raised $56,000
Jeremy Goldstein hosted two dinners in May this year, events that brought together various prominent guests. Jeremy Goldstein is a member of the Board of Directors at Fountain and he hosted the events alongside Jim Finkel and Omar Khan, Wine Dinner Chairs. Over $56,000 was raised during the event to support Fountain House. Fountain House is a self-help group operated by men as well as women receiving help form professional staff to recover from major mental illness.
In a statement, Jeremy Goldstein said that fountain house is doing an incredible job in helping people with mental illness to secure employment. He commented the need for such a dinner as it brought together prestigious people to support Fountain House’s cause. Read more: Exclusive NYC Wine Dinners Hosted by Attorney Jeremy Goldstein and Friends over 56000 for Fountain House and Jeremy Goldstein | Ideamensch
The first wine dinner was held on 22nd May at Nomad hotel. The other wine dinner was held on May 31st in New York City. In the first dinner, $33,300 was raised and $23,000 was raised in the second wine dinner.
Fountain House has supported people with mental illness for over 70 years. It always strives to empower its members. Participants work hand-in-hand with staff to perform various duties in the organization. Additionally, members participate in community work giving them the opportunity to network, make new friends and acquire skills that gives them a sense of fulfilment as well as purpose. The organization has managed to secure employment for more than 42% of participants.
Additionally, Fountain House goes a step further to help people affected with mental illness through various programs focused on health, housing, education, and wellness as well as transitioning to adulthood. Members with Medicaid Managed Care are offered home as well as community-based services. This enables participants to be occupied while working on their plan of care. Fountain House sits on a 5-acre land that gives members a robust working environment.
Fountain House has grown considerably over the years, thanks to its good leadership and capable members of Board of Directors including Jeremy Goldstein. Currently, the organization operates in 300 locations in 32 states as well as 30 countries across the world.
About Jeremy Goldstein
He is the founder of Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates LLC, a law firm committed to advising compensation committees, management teams, Chief Executive Officers as well as corporations in various matters. Additionally, he is American Bar Association Business Section’s Mergers and Acquisition Sub-committee’s chairman. In the last decade, he has worked with many large corporates. Learn more about Jeremy Goldstein: https://www.slideshare.net/JeremyGoldstein14/ and https://www.visualcv.com/jeremygoldstein
He graduated from New York University School of Law with a J.D. He also holds an M.A. from the University of Chicago. He earned a distinction in B.A. cum laude from Cornell University.