Springfield— Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) has announced it has received a $25,000 donation from Country Bank to benefit the Katherine B. Wilson Staff Excellence Fund.
BHN established the Katherine B. Wilson Staff Excellence Fund to support the career and professional development of the organization’s workforce and assist in achieving Social Justice objectives. Through community partnerships, valuable in-kind services, and generous donations, BHN seeks to address a variety of staff professional development opportunities. The fund will provide support for scholarship funds and forgivable loans for staff to further their education at local colleges, along with licensure support.
“Country Bank is proud to present a $25,000 donation in support of the critical services that BHN provides to the community,” said Jodie Gerulaitis, Vice President of Community Relations.
Steve Winn, President and CEO of BHN stated, “We are incredibly thankful for the continued support from Country Bank. Their generous donation will support our essential workforce, ensuring BHN’s commitment to provide high quality behavioral health services to the Western Massachusetts community.”
About BHN: BHN has been providing behavioral health services to children and families in Western Massachusetts since 1938. The agency provides community-based services that include innovative, integrated whole-health models as well as traditional clinical and outpatient and therapeutic services, day treatment, addiction services, crisis intervention and residential supports.