The Johnny Foundation


Raising awareness of depression in hopes of preventing suicides.


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19 million Americans suffer with depression.

The number one cause of suicide is untreated depression.

Depression and heart disease often accompany each other and each can lead to the other.

Women suffer with depression twice as much as men.

Suicide is the third leading cause of death among all those 15-24 years old.


Upcoming Events

Save the Date, May 14, 2016 

The 13th Johnny Leathers, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament - Download Flyer Here

Previous Year's Events

2015 Golf Tournament - 12th Johnny Leathers, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament, held Saturday, May 16th at Woodmont Golf and Country Club, raised $21,000 to help fund counseling for those needing financial assistance. Click here to look at the Tournament Gallery.

Fashion for A Passion 

Look at the 2015 Fashion for A Passion photo gallery

Look at the 2014 Fashion for A Passion photo gallery

If You Need Help Now

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

Click Here for Warning Signs

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.

Click Here for Awareness Facts