Golf Raffle to Help Upswing in Mental Health Needs in Newport County
Authored by Sandra Oxx
March 4, 2020
Newport Mental Health has canceled its sixth annual golf tournament this year, but hopes to raise critical funds for its Mobile Crisis Teams with the NMH Tee-Off Golf Raffle to three nationally ranked golf courses in Newport County. Click Here to REGISTER:
"Throughout the pandemic, we're continuing to see a handle higher caller volume of new and existing clients," said NMH CEO Jamie Lehane. "We’ve had a 30% increase in therapy (telehealth) appointments."
The NMH Tee-Off Golf Raffle holding is a donation-based raffle for a foursome at Newport Golf and Country Club along the Ocean Drive in Newport, the Wanumetonomy Golf and Country Club overlooking Narragansett Bay in Middletown, and the former Carnegie Abbey, now the exclusive Aquidneck Club in Portsmouth. All our 18-hole courses. Three hundred tickets will be sold, providing registrants a 1 in 100 chance of winning a foursome to play at one of the courses. Drawing date: June 30 NOON.