Collaboratively identify and research funding opportunities in support of an improved behavioral healthcare system.  Committee membership restricted to dues-paying MHC members only.

Goals for 2019

  • Meet monthly or as needed;
  • Explore member agencies’ needs to support grant proposals in the changing funding environment;
  • Research and share funding opportunities to support shared goals of the collaborative partners;
  • Develop collaborative funding opportunities to support the goals of Mental Health Connection;
  • Consider and recommend Mental Health Connection’s support of grant applications by community organizations, when requested;
  • Effectively facilitate the development of multi-system grants; and
  • Discover ways to be better informed about projected funding opportunities coming from federal, state and local government in a timely, pro-active manner.

Meeting Date, Time, Location

First Thursday of the month, 1:00pm, Lena Pope Amon Carter Center, 3200 Sanguinet, Fort Worth, TX 76107


Virginia Hoft Southwest Vice President Santa Fe Youth Services (817) 492-4673

Marihelen Wieberg Director Tarrant County Juvenile Services (817) 838-4600

Committee Members

Alex Dunn JPS Health Network

Jasmine Folan The Women's Center

Linda Garcia Our Community Our Kids

Jennifer Gilley Challenge of Tarrant County

John Haenes Challenge of Tarrant County

Belinda Hampton Tarrant County

Sheila Holbrook-Whip My Health My Resources (MHMR) of Tarrant County

Tracy Koller My Health My Resources (MHMR) of Tarrant County

Marianne MacCormick Recovery Resource Council

Tracy Marshall Fort Worth ISD

Di Ann Rucker Santa Fe Youth Services

Nancy Stanley My Health My Resources (MHMR) of Tarrant County

Katherine Tilley ACH Child and Family Services

Connie Winkle JPS Health Network

Contact Us

3136 W. 4th Street
Fort Worth, TX. 76107
United States

Virginia Hoft, Executive Director 

For more information call: 817.927.5200 or email: