Action Mental Health (AMH) have been chosen by Belfast International Airport as their Charity of the Year.
At the launch, Belfast International Airport held a coffee morning for staff and presented AMH with a cheque for £10,000 to kick-start their year of fundraising and awareness raising activities.
David Babington, Chief Executive of AMH, said he was delighted to accept the honour on behalf of the charity’s staff and clients;
“We are very pleased that Belfast International Airport has chosen to focus on and support mental health and wellbeing in the coming year and we are delighted to be named as their Charity of the Year. Our team in AMH will be working alongside BIA to organise and support a number of fundraising activities and events. We also hope to run a number of joint initiatives to raise awareness, tackle stigma and promote positive mental health.”
John Doran, managing director Belfast International Airport, said
“Both Action Mental Health and Belfast International Airport are celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2013 and this was an excellent way of celebrating this significant milestone. We look forward to supporting AMH to raise much needed funds to support the invaluable work which they undertake.”