Aug. 15, 2012

Contact: Bevin Theodore, Director of PR & Communications

610-799-7797 (office)

610-417-7330 (cell)

What: 15th Annual KidsPeace Soccer Invitational

When: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sunday

Where: KidsPeace Orchard Hills campus

               KidsPeace Drive

                Orefield, PA 18069

Details: About 2,500 visitors will be on campus this weekend as teams from Pennsylvania and nearby states compete in our annual soccer tournament. Come to watch a game, peruse the vendors and contribute to a great cause. The proceeds from the tournament benefit two KidsPeace-supported websites: www.TeenCentral.Net and www.ParentCentral.Net.

For more information on game schedules, visit Volunteers will be at the welcome center to direct members of the media to where events are happening on campus.

About KidsPeace

Founded in 1882, KidsPeace is dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, preadolescents, teens and young adults, offering a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; and a variety of foster care and community-based programs to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities. KidsPeace offers services in Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia.