At the November meeting of 100 Men Who Care of Putnam County, Bill Nunn, a member of 100 Men and Director of the Putnam County Mental Health Association (PCMHA), shared how the organization recently experienced a major unexpected short fall in funding. This emergency re-energized and committed the organization to tell the stories of success and struggles revealing how volunteers have become committed to continuing to provide resources and serve the Putnam County communities and schools.
His telling of the methods the organization employed to assist parents and children to develop healthy relationships. In addition, he described how the educational and community programs presented in the local schools offset potentially negative impacts. His stories moved the men in attendance to award the PCMHA $12,500 at the final meeting of 2016.