Friday, 13 April 2018 00:55

Citizens of the Year: The Mitzens

Lisa and Ed Mitzen. Photo provided. 

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The Saratoga County Citizens Committee for Mental Health (SCCCMH) has named its 2018 Citizens of the Year as Lisa and Ed Mitzen. 

Ed Mitzen is chief executive officer of Fingerpaint Marketing at 395 Broadway.

The couple stands out to the mental health community because of their dedication and support for the Code Blue program, which aims to provide shelter for the homeless.

Lisa and Ed Mitzen will be honored at the group’s annual dinner and fundraising event, called the “SCCCMH Mental Health Matters Benefit,” from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2 at Longfellows Restaurant. 

The Mental Health Matters Benefit includes a buffet dinner, silent auction and raffles. To donate an item to the silent auction, contact event Co-Chair Leslie Ives at 518-932-7398.

For more information, visit the website www.SCCCMH-Saratoga.org or contact Chairperson Peggy Lounsbury at 518-583-8371.

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