October 30, 2017
Wheaton, IL: Erica Taliana, an Adult Probation Officer with the DuPage County Probation and Court Services 18th Judicial Court, hosted a home fundraiser featuring Lularoe to raise awareness of mental illness and funding for NAMI DuPage’s programs. Taliana works with individuals whose crimes were committed to due to mental illness and has worked closely with NAMI DuPage to provide supportive and educational services. 20 women and 13 children attended the event.
“I love all the resources that NAMI offers. You never know who is struggling” said EricaTaliana. “Awareness (of mental illness) is so important and I am happy to spread awareness and help fight the stigma.”
NAMI DuPage thanks Erica and all the attendees in supporting our mission. For more information about hosting a third party fundraising event, please refer to our website, www.namidupage.org.