Training Institute for Mental Health 2018 Annual Benefit.


John Scroope, LCSW, for his outstanding service, dedication, volunteerism and leadership to the agency and the mental health field.

Marge Othrow, who will receive the first-ever “Paula Fortunato Award”, awarded to a TI staff member whose contributions are vital to the agency’s day-to-day success. 

This evening’s entertainment will feature an instrumental quartet consisting of members of the SUNY Stony Brook music department. The quartet is comprised of an oboist, clarinetist, cellist, and a pianist, who will perform the work, ‘After Scheherezade’, by Murray Cohen. The music is a fanciful composition in homage to Nicholas Rimsky Korsakoff’s famous orchestral work, ’Scheherezade’. 

Hor d’oeuuvres and wine will be served throughout the event.

Thursday, June 14, 2018
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Kosciuszko Foundation House
15 East 65th Street, New York, NY

Tickets for the Benefit are $100 each and the proceeds will be donated to the Training Institute to support its clinical and training programs.

If you would like to make an additional donation and be honored in the evening’s program as a benefactor, please contact John McCaffrey at