Toronto, ON (June 5, 2014) – An ambitious fundraising campaign to revolutionize mental health care was announced to nearly 1,000 guests attending the 2014 Transforming Lives Awards at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) last night.
The $200 million Breakthrough Campaign – Canada’s largest hospital fundraising campaign for mental health – was launched at a celebration of inspirational individuals living with mental illness. Unveiled on the future site of two state-of-the-art buildings that will support patient care, research and education, the Breakthrough Campaign – now at $106 million raised – aims to usher in a new era of innovation in mental health care and provide the resources to:
Help more people recover faster;
Inspire hope through discovery and;
Stop mental illness from destroying lives.