Wellspring Center for Prevention today announced that it has been named a "2018 Top-Rated Nonprofit" by GreatNonprofits, the leading reviews organization for charities and nonprofits.
Wellspring Center for Prevention (formerly NCADD of Middlesex County, Inc.) is a non-profit, community-based health organization providing prevention, education, information, and referral services to county residents, businesses, schools, faith-based organizations, municipal alliances, and social service agencies since 1980. The agency’s mission is to promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the prevention of addiction-related problems across the lifespan.
"We are honored to be named a 2018 Top-Rated Nonprofit," said Wellspring’s Executive Director Ezra Helfand. “We are proud of our accomplishments this year and every year since our inception 38 years ago. We continue to serve tens of thousands of students, educators, parents and other groups through Middlesex County, and beyond.”
“Wellspring provides a wide variety of services in several formats to meet the needs of a diverse audience,” continued Helfand. “We developed educational programs targeted at health care professionals, educators, parents, children, and others facing the challenges and effects of substance abuse every day. Wellspring has prevention professionals who are available to help you, your organization, or someone you know gain the knowledge and tools necessary to reduce or eliminate problems associated with the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.”
The Top-Rated Nonprofit Award is the based on the agency’s rating and number of Wellspring comments received from volunteers, donors and aid recipients. Here are a couple of examples of comments left on the GreatNonprofits website: “This organization has been integral in providing education and prevention efforts in Middlesex County and the surrounding area.” Another states “I have always found the work they do to be both intrepid and inspiring.”
"Wellspring Center for Prevention is a great example of a nonprofit making a real difference in the community," said Perla Ni, CEO of GreatNonprofits, "Their award is well-deserved not only of their work, but the tremendous support they receive, as shown outstanding reviews they have received from people who have direct experience with Wellspring."
GreatNonprofits is the leading website where people share stories about their experiences on more than 1.6 million charities and nonprofits. The GreatNonprofits Awards are the only awards for nonprofits determined by those who have direct e charities - as donors, volunteers and recipients of aid.