As we prepare to say goodbye to 2019, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your ongoing support.
From TV commercials and greeting cards to music and movies, we are regularly told that the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year. And for many of us, December is indeed a time of joy and laughter that is spent in the company of loved ones.
On September 12, a sold-out crowd filled the large tent just outside The Vic’s Miracle Garden for our 4th Annual Miracle Garden Party. Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors and supporters, we raised over $126,000 in support of mental health. Net proceeds from the event will be invested in mental health initiatives at The Vic.
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and for many of us it is a time of reflection. It is a time of year when we think about all that we are grateful for and give thanks for all that we have received.
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