Mpower and Wizcraft join hands to foster Mental Wellness in the event industry
Mpower and Wizcraft join hands to foster Mental Wellness in the event industry.
Mpower and Wizcraft have joined hands for an nitiative to eliminate stigma around mental illness in the larger event and entertainment industry, provide education and support to a community of event professionals working under extremely stressful conditions. The objective is to provide the community with tools that can lead the industry towards mental wellness.
Together, Mpower and Wizcraft will proactively champion mental health causes, create awareness, and advocate prevention through a holistic and multi-disciplinary approach.
Speaking about the alliance for the initiative, Neerja Birla, Founder& Chairperson, Mpower, said "The collaboration will initiate the objective to equip the events and entertainment industry with tools that can lead towards mental wellness.”
“One of our main goals at Mpower is to bring about a change in the way people perceive mental health and envision a future where everyone receives the mental health care they need, without facing discrimination or shame. We are excited to lead such a unique and creative fundraising initiative with the silent auction & are thankful to the change-makers who have agreed to pledge and help us champion the cause,” added Birla.
Speaking about the initiative, Sabbas Joseph, Co-Founder & Director, Wizcraft International, said “Mental health increasingly is becoming a major challenge facing our industry. We hope that as we work to bring down these barriers, not only do our industry members feel empowered to ask for help, but so does the youth of our nation. We no longer should shy away from mental health challenges, instead we want people to feel represented and want to support them in facing these issues head on.”
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