"Get Connected" is the theme for May, national Mental Health Month.
"We want to thank our strong business and healthcare supporters who will make our 2nd annual fundraising gala on May 1st not only a time to help raise more funds to support our programs, but a time to bring our communities together - to 'get connected' - not only for this event, but for the month, and for the future," said Jeffrey Sparr, artist and co-founder of PeaceLove.
Companies and healthcare organizations who have sponsored "Get Your PeaceLove On 2!" happening May 1st at The Met in Pawtucket are: Wolf Greenfield, Bradley Hospital, Butler Hospital, Darrow Everett, CVS/Caremark, and Providence Auto Body. Also, Bristol County Savings Bank, The Smithfield Crossing, and WAVE Federal Credit Union.
Media sponsors are NBC10, RI Small Business Journal, LITE105 Radio and GoLocalProv.
In addition, over 20 other local businesses and 7 national/international companies have supported the event. Auction donations have been made by well over 65 other organizations and individuals.
PeaceLove is a growing movement and community of mental health advocates, artists, friends, families, students, teachers, corporations, and community leaders who are invested in conversations of acceptance, understanding and hope. They are located on Main Street in Pawtucket and have programs for schools, companies, groups, and individuals. For more information on PeaceLove, go to www.peacelovestudios.com.