Humanitarian Award

Esteemed individual whose ability and position, either personal, corporate, foundation and/or politically based, has enabled him/her to do work reaching into and providing vitally needed services to a community.

To nominate someone, please submit a letter and any relevant supplemental material to: 

Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health
25 East 21st Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10010
Telephone: 212-477-2677  |  Toll-Free: 877-668-AGPA (2472)  |  Fax: 212-979-6627

Submissions are due to the Group Foundation office by October 1st of each year. 

2021 Recipient

Jonathan Ryan, CEO and President, Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) received the Humanitarian Award for his dedication to the inalienable right of all people to migrate in order to better their way of life, and the visionary leadership he has provided at RAICES to carry out its mission to defend the rights of immigrants and refugees, empower individuals, families, and communities and advocate for liberty and justice.


2020 Recipient


2011 Recipients

Robert and Lenore Davis

2009 Recipient

Toby Chuah Feinson

2003 Recipient 

Jack Rosenthal

2001 Recipient

Bernard Arons

2000 Recipient

Steven Spielberg 

To make a contribution to the Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health, click here.