Inaugural Golf Outing Announced by Care Plus Foundation
Care Plus Foundation's mission to decrease the stigma of mental illness and pave the way for access to care serves as the backdrop for a golf outing being held on October 15, 2012 at White Beeches Golf and Country Club in Haworth.
- Bergen-Passaic, NJ (1888PressRelease) May 07, 2012 - Care Plus Foundation will host its first charitable golf outing on Monday, October 15, 2012 at the exclusive White Beeches Golf and Country Club in Haworth, New Jersey. The event is expected to draw Foundation supporters, representatives from local businesses, as well as other members of the community. Participants will enjoy a buffet lunch, 18 holes of golf with cart and greens fees included, hole contests, raffles, and a closing cocktail party and dinner.
"Our goal for this event is to bring together all levels of golfers on a fun-filled fall day of celebration and fundraising support for the valuable programs that Care Plus NJ provides for our community," stated Care Plus Foundation chairperson Mary Ann Uzzi. "It's an exclusive club with a beautiful course, plus a fabulous dinner venue. I know our friends and supporters are excited to attend."
White Beeches Golf and Country Club, named in honor of the beech trees that originally lined the course, was designed world-renowned golf course architect Walter J. Travis. As noted on their website, "White Beeches' championship design displays the subtlety, playability and beauty that was, and remains, the Walter J. Travis trademark." The Club has hosted many prestigious golf tournaments over the years.
Joseph Masciandaro, President and CEO of Care Plus NJ added, "It's events such as this that allow us to combine the challenge and camaraderie of a day of golf, while raising the awareness and funding needed to achieve our goals."
The Foundation is currently welcoming sponsors as well as participants. For more information, visit http://www.CarePlusFoundation.org or call 201-986-5070.
About Care Plus Foundation
The Care Plus Foundation - a supporting arm of Care Plus NJ - was created with a mission to decrease the stigma of mental illness and pave the way to accessibility of care for those looking to seek help. As a 501c(3) non-profit organization, all donations are tax deductible in accordance with Federal and State regulations.
About Care Plus NJ Inc.
Care Plus NJ is a northern New Jersey provider of recovery-focused mental health, substance abuse and family services that addresses the unique needs of individuals with a holistic approach to recovery and overall wellness. Operating out of 23 sites - including three outpatient centers located in Paramus, Fair Lawn, and Montclair, ten residential facilities, offices at three local hospitals, and seven community offices - their services are convenient to clients located throughout Northern New Jersey.