The MHTF is seeking nominations for our 2022 awards. This is a meaningful way to honor the work of someone who is making a positive difference for people with mental illness in Milwaukee County. Please consider submitting a nomination. All nominations are due by Tuesday, November 1. The awards will be presented on Tuesday, November 15th, at the Karen Avery Forum.
Learn more about the awards, the nominating process, and past recipients by viewing the 2022 Milwaukee Mental Health Task Force Award Nominations document here (PDF).
- The Karen Avery Award recognizes an individual whose work and values align with the legacy of Karen Avery, who was a respected leader in the mental health consumer/survivor movement, working to advance the rights of people with mental illness and to ensure a strong consumer voice.
- Inspired by the dedication of our inaugural recipient, the Marie C. Perry Rising Leader Award honors Marie’s memory and recognizes visionary leadership by an individual who is a rising and/or young leader in the Milwaukee area mental health community. The recipient receives an $800 scholarship for continuing education.
You may also fill out the Word version of the forms here (Word document) and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.