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Tuesday
May 15, 2018

Jason Foundation Co-Host

Phillip Fulmer and Charlie Daniels have worked tirelessly for the prevention of youth suicide since they joined  the JFI team. Both Phillip and Charlie have participated in making public service announcements, public awareness programs and fundraising. 

Phillip Fulmer

The Jason Foundation’s National Spokesperson

Phillip Fulmer has served as The Jason Foundation’s National Spokesperson since May 1998. Since that time, Coach Fulmer has been consistently involved with JFI business and support activities.

Charlie Daniels

The Jason Foundation's Celebrity Spokesperson

Since 2003, Charlie Daniels has been a Celebrity Spokesperson for JFI.
Charlie has opened his heart to JFI with his compassion for the young people of our nation.

 Phillip Fulmer and Charlie Daniels

Spokespersons

JFI is proud to have both Phillip Fulmer and Charlie Daniels not only as spokespersons, but as hosts of The Phillip Fulmer and Charlie Daniels Golf Classic.

Celebrating 20 Years! 

The Phillip Fulmer and Charlie Daniels Golf Classic is celebrating its 20th year as The Jason Foundation's largest annual fundraiser! To date the golf classic has raised more than $2.75 million in monetary and in-kind donations for our educational and awareness programs focused on the prevention of youth suicide. 

Agenda

RAIN OR SHINE!
  • VIP BRUNCH begins at 8:00 A.M.
  • Registration begins at 9:00 A.M.
  • Lunch will be served from 10:30 A.M. - 11:15 A.M.
  • Photo Opportunities with Coach Fulmer and Charlie Daniels from 10:00 A.M. - 10:45 A.M.
  • Shot Gun Start at 11:30 A.M.
  • Awards, Picnic Dinner, Live Auction and concert by Charlie Daniels immediately following.


Hotel Accommodations

(WILL BE ADDED ONCE OUR ROOM BLOCK IS READY)

Facts & Stats

In ages 10-14, we have seen an alarming increase of more than 150% in suicides since 1981 , making it the third leading cause of death for that age group. More teenagers and young adults die from suicide than from cancer, heart disease, AIDS, birth defects, stroke, pneumonia, influenza, and chronic lung disease, COMBINED.  Each day in our nation, there are an average of over 3,470 attempts by young people grades 9-12. If these percentages are additionally applied to grades 7 & 8, the numbers would be higher.
Middle & High School

For middle and high school age youth (ages 12-18), suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death

College

For college age youth (ages 18-22), suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death.

Overall

Overall, suicide is the 2nd leading cause of death for our youth ages 10-24.

4 out of 5

Four out of Five teens who attempt suicide have given clear warning signs.

COUNTDOWN

Hermitage Golf Course - Old Hickory, TN

3939 Old Hickory Blvd, Old Hickory, TN 37138