On November 28, 2017, at the CAMH Difference Makers (Ontario honourees) event, NIED founder Wendy Preskow was introduced as one of 150 Leading Canadians for Mental Health (out of over 3,700 nominees!). An image from the event is on the left (left to right): Lynne Koss, co-founder, NIED, Jim Treliving, Chairman, Boston Pizza and National CoChair, CAMH Difference Makers, Wendy Preskow, founder of NIED and CAMH Difference Maker, Chris Summerville, Executive Director, Manitoba Schizophrenia Society.