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River Edge to Host Inaugural Golf Tournament

Contact: Cara Quarantillo, River Edge Communications: 478.283.0138
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River Edge to Host Inaugural Golf Tournament

MACON- River Edge Foundation is hosting its inaugural golf tournament on September 13, 2021 at Idle Hour Country Club. All proceeds will benefit individuals who need behavioral health services or developmental disability supports.

“We know that mental health or substance use challenges and developmental disabilities affect up to 1 in 5 Americans. If it isn’t you, it is someone you love,” says Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Shannon Gordon. “River Edge Foundation exists to share the River Edge story of hope and inspire giving to make life better.”

For sponsorship opportunities or event information, visit To register to play, please contact 478-803-7800 or email


About River Edge Behavioral Health

The full continuum of River Edge Behavioral Health services provides state-of-the-art treatment and supports for nearly 10,000 children, youth, families and adults annually who experience mental illness, addiction, co-occurring disorders or developmental disabilities. A repetitive national award winner, River Edge services extend throughout Georgia, including Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Putnam, Twiggs, Wilkinson and Fulton Counties. Learn more at For help, call 478-803-7700 in Central Georgia or 404-665-8600 in Fulton County.


About River Edge Foundation

River Edge Foundation, an independent, 501(c)3 non-profit organization, raises private funds to help make life better for individuals who experience mental illness, addiction or a developmental disability, especially individuals served and supported through the robust, community-based offerings of River Edge Behavioral Health.  The Foundation strives for excellence in fundraising, investing, and stewarding contributions and assets, governing the Foundation, as well as forming lasting and mutual beneficial relationships with community partners, constituencies and stakeholders.