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The Leon Levine Foundation awards MIRCI $50,000

November 10, 2020

The Leon Levine Foundation granted Mirci—Mental Illness Recovery Center Inc., $50,000 to assist with general support of Mirci’s Adult and Youth Services Programs.

Mirci is a full service Behavioral Healthcare organization, that is CARF accredited in five program areas, helps our community’s most vulnerable population, people who are homeless and recovering from mental illness. MIRCI offers a series of programs that follow industry best practice techniques, and serves Richland and Lexington County.

“We are elated and grateful for the generous support of The Leon Levine Foundation,’ said executive director, Julie Ann Avin, “Their support will help us continue our mission and enrich the lives of others, despite the pandemic.”

“The Leon Levine Foundation is honored to be a part of helping the Mental Illness Recovery Center provide those facing crisis with essential mental health services and other resources,” said Tom Lawrence, president of The Leon Levine Foundation, “This investment is more important now than ever as individuals and communities face increased challenges.”

Mirci has maintained and increased services during the pandemic to ensure that individuals in recovery have increased access to therapeutic care they rely upon for assistance to independent living.