The Johnny Foundation

(501c3)

Raising awareness of depression in hopes of preventing suicides.

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24 October 2013

About the Johnny Foundation

Written by Lisa Leathers

About the Johnny Foundation
The Johnny Foundation was formed to raise awareness of depression and to promote education on suicide prevention. It is named in remembrance of Johnny Leathers, Jr. who ended his life at the young age of 21 on August 29, 2000.

Events

Upcoming Events

Save the Date, May 19, 2018

2017 Tournament Results

Thank you to everyone who support the 2017 Johnny Leathers, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament held on May 20th at Woodmont Golf and Country Club. We were blessed to have raised $25,000 which is the most ever raised with the most golfers (132) ever playing. These funds will help to fund counseling for those needing financial assistant in the Atlanta Area.. Click here to look at the Tournament Gallery.

 

If You Need Help Now

Emergency Rescue: 911
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
GA Crisis & Access Line:
1-800-715-4225
Teen Hot line:
1-800-442-HOPE (4225)

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What We Do

The Johnny Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness of depression and suicide prevention through community fundraising events, providing resources and financially supporting suicide prevention research studies of other organizations.

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