Good Shepherd Golf & Tennis Invitational for Pediatrics To Be Held October 248/3/2011
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, October 24, at Saucon Valley Country Club in Bethlehem. The golf tournament begins at 12:15 p.m. at the newly renovated Weyhill course and tennis starts at 1 p.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 the only pediatric physical therapy and rehabilitation physician. In addition, Good Shepherd also operates the only inpatient rehabilitation unit for children in the greater Lehigh Valley. Good Shepherd annually provides approximately $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 12:15 p.m. Please call Emily Eider of the Good Shepherd Marketing and Communications Department at 610-776-3553 if your media organization will be covering the event.