Leading National Behavioral Healthcare Provider

Call 1-800-345-1292

  • ASCEND Program
  • March awareness
  • Devereux News
  • Who we help
  • Careers at Devereux
  • Inspirational messages of Hope banner

Tweet Share on LinkedIn Send email Print

Annual Golf Classic raises nearly $170,000 for Devereux Pennsylvania

 

Pictured: Golfers for Meridian Bank.

Pictured: Alexandra Bretschneider, PA Advisory Board member and co-chair of the Golf Committee (left), and other golfers for Johnson, Kendall and Johnson

Under bright blue skies, more than 200 golfers hit the manicured golf greens at the Philadelphia Cricket Club in Flourtown, Pa., recently for Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Pennsylvania’s annual Golf Classic.

The event raised nearly $170,000 to support children, adolescents and adults living with emotional, behavioral and cognitive differences served by the organization in southeastern Pennsylvania.

“This year’s event was an overwhelming success, and we want to thank our loyal golfers, generous sponsors and dedicated volunteers for their support,” said Devereux National Director of Development Antonia Allsman. “Funds raised from the event will allow us to continue to make a lasting and positive impact on the lives of those we are privileged to serve.”

A community connection

Golfers who participated in this year’s event received a golf towel featuring artwork created by Dan, an individual who receives services through Devereux Pennsylvania – Adult Services. Earlier this year, adults at the center were asked to produce drawings, and Dan’s drawing was selected to be displayed on the golfer gift. Watch a video of a Devereux Pennsylvania – Adult Services team member revealing the towel to Dan.

Allsman noted, “We want to ensure those in our care feel connected to the community. Our adults were excited to showcase their artistic talents and create golf-themed drawings. Dan’s eyes lit up when he saw his drawing on a golf towel.”

Save the date: Wine and Dine event

Devereux Pennsylvania is hosting a Wine and Dine event – also benefitting youth and adults served by the organization – on Nov. 12 at Normandy Farm in Blue Bell, Pa. To become a sponsor or purchase tickets, visit wineanddine.devereux.org

View photos from the Devereux Pennsylvania Golf Classic. Learn more about Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health.


 

 

Latest News

March Awareness   Developmental Disabilities Awareness: Helping individuals with disabilities lead fulfilling lives

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, and Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is celebrating the many remarkable achievements of youth and adults with developmental disabilities, highlighting the importance of helping these individuals lead productive and fulfilling lives.

New York Marketing Video   Video: Welcome to Devereux New York

Devereux New York provides a wide range of educational, clinical, residential and community-based programs and services for children and adults. Learn how we are helping those in our care become positive, productive and socially-connected members of their communities.

New podcast episode   Season 2 premiere episode: ‘Not Your Average School Psychologist’ podcast

Listen to the Season 2 premiere episode of the Devereux Center for Effective Schools’ podcast, “Not Your Average School Psychologist,” to hear Dr. David Lillenstein, NCSP, share how he uses his role as a school psychologist to advocate for his profession. Dr. Lillenstein is a school psychologist for the Derry Township School District in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Amazon Music/Audible.

Mary Jacque   Celebrating Devereux’s Healthcare Heroes: Spotlight on Devereux Georgia Learning Manager Mary Jacque

At Devereux, our employees are at the heart of everything we do – and are key to our success. Learn how Devereux Georgia Learning Manager Mary Jacque is serving and inspiring others every day.


More Stories