Mosaic commits $100K to Tampa Bay Thrives for mental health
October 10, 2020 - The Mosaic Company Foundation said it will invest $100,00 over five years to Tampa Bay Thrives, an organization focused on increasing mental health awareness and access to services. Tampa Bay Thrives, previously called West Central Florida Mental Wellness Coalition, is a diverse group of local leaders in the area who work in industries and communities greatly affected by mental health and substance abuse. Tampa Bay Thrives mobilizes the community to strengthen behavioral health outcomes for depression, anxiety, and substance use disorders, with a focus on improving early intervention, access and awareness, a news release said. In Tampa Bay and West Central Florida, one in six people live with depression, one in 12 has a substance use disorder and suicide and overdose rates continue to rise. The area covered by this coalition is underserved for mental health and substance abuse resources, the news release said. The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is a Tampa-based crop nutrient producer and marketer.