Hope for Depression Research Foundation Celebrates Launch of Junior Committee in New York City

 HDRF Founder Audrey Gruss, and NYC HDRF Jr Committee Chair Elizabeth Meigher, Host Reception at Doubles

Hope for Depression Research Foundation (HDRF), the country’s leading depression research organization, celebrated the official launch of the New York City Junior Committee at Doubles on Wednesday, October 19.

The invitation-only kickoff reception was hosted by HDRF Founder and Chair Audrey Gruss and Elizabeth Meigher, Chair of the newly formed committee, an energetic group of young professionals and parents dedicated to the future of mental health care in their communities.

The evening welcomed over 130 guests, as they connected over the most important mental health issues today.  Led by Chair Elizabeth Meigher, the Junior Committee Co-Chairs included Krista & James Corl, Lindsay Creedon, Nicole Hanley Pickett, Gillian Hearst, Meghan & Adam Klopp, Harrison LeFrak, Avery McCann, Stacey Pashcow, Lila Remez, Sofia Remez, Lara & Claude Shaw, Stephanie A. Sirota, Mary Snow and Sarah & Andrew Wetenhall. 

Photos by Patrick McMullan