November 27, 2013

Political action: How Swanee Hunt helped fix mental health services in Denver

In the 1980s, Swanee Hunt had little personal wealth, yet exerted political prowess to fix Denver’s uncoordinated mental health system. “That was the ‘aha.’ To see how a philanthropist…could get involved with government in a way that had tremendous leverage.”

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