PHOTO OP: Good Shepherd Golf & Tennis Invitational for Pediatrics To Be Held September 139/9/2010
Event Benefits Children with Physical and Developmental Disabilities and Autism
Allentown, PA – The Good Shepherd Golf & Tennis Invitational for Pediatrics  will be held on Monday, September 13, at Saucon Valley Country Club in Bethlehem. Both the golf and tennis events begin at 10 a.m.
The tournament will raise funds for the Good Shepherd Pediatrics Program , which provides diagnostic and therapeutic services for children with autism , developmental delays or physical disabilities, or those who are recovering from accidents, injuries or illnesses. Good Shepherd’s Pediatrics Program is home to the only two board-certified developmental pediatricians in the region, and Good Shepherd also operates the only inpatient rehabilitation unit for children  in the greater Lehigh Valley.
Last year, Good Shepherd’s Pediatrics Program  served 3,386 children. Good Shepherd annually provides nearly $500,000 in charity care to support the Pediatrics Program.
Media Coverage Note: Reporters, photographers and videographers are invited to cover the Good Shepherd Golf & Tennis Invitational for Pediatrics. Tournament play begins at 10 a.m. Please call Gene Nichols of the Good Shepherd Marketing and Communications Department at 610-776-3165 (office) or 484-515-9037 (cell) if your media organization will be covering the event.