Jeremy Goldstein has always had directed his efforts and philanthropic deeds towards uplifting the society and the recent fundraiser dinner was no exception.
Together with Jim Finkel an Omar Khan, Jeremy organized a lavish dinner r incredible foods and fine wine at Nomad Hotel in a bid to raise awareness about mental health and raise funds for Fountain House that caters for the mentally ill.
The private wine dinner brought together members of the New York elite community and successfully raised over $56,000 that was channeled to Fountain house in support of its work.
Fountain House is a self-help group established with the primary goal of creating a platform that individuals suffering and dealing with different forms of mental illness can find help and begin their journey to recovery. Read more: Jeremy Goldstein | Ideamensch and Exclusive NYC Wine Dinners Hosted by Attorney Jeremy Goldstein and Friends over 56000 for Fountain House
Over the past seven years, Foundation House has acted as a pillar of hope for New Yorkers with mental illnesses. Here they are diagnosed and taken care of by a group of highly dedicated mental health professionals.
The wine dinner was also meant to celebrate and honor the institution for the leading role they have played in raising awareness nationally about mental health as well as impacting the lives of those who suffer mental illnesses positively.
For instance, even though 85% of people who suffer mental illnesses are unemployed, Fountain House is slowly helping them feel as though they belong by helping more than 42% of their patients gain meaningful employment.
About Jeremy Goldstein
Jeremy Goldstein is an influential corporate attorney who became a board member of Fountain house in 2010. Besides being a philanthropic, Goldstein is an experienced attorney and the chairman for the mergers and acquisition subcommittee of the New York State bar’s business section.
He is also an alumni Cornell University where graduated with a BA as well as the New York and Chicago Universities where he graduated with JD and a Maters respectively. Learn more about Jeremy Goldstein: https://lawyers.justia.com/lawyer/jeremy-goldstein-1275422
The New York-based corporate law specialist has had a long and illustrious career and is particularly credited for the advisory role he played in closing some of the most significant transactions in the corporate world.
For instance, he was part of the legal team that oversaw the purchase of Good rich by United Technology, Verizon Wireless by Alltel Corporation, South African Breweries Plc. by Miller brewing company and many others which involve high profile facilities. Jeremy has however gone into private practice and opened a law firm Jeremy L. Goldstein & Associates that specializes in corporate governance and compensation.