Something much bigger than golf...
Andrew’s Long Drive aims to fight the stigma by increasing the understanding of how to recognize mental health problems and illnesses.
Assembled as a peer support and mentorship strategy, the program aims to empower Canadians through a the game of golf and the power of conversation integrated with innovative mental health awareness and prevention initiatives.
An initiative aimed to:
1- Promote golf development
2- Engage Canadians in conversation about mental health to combat the stigma
Sharing Andrew's experience to empower Canadians to understand what mental health means to them and spark change in how it's perceived in the future
Undoubtedly one of Canada’s top talents, Andrew brings a unique sense of perseverance and personality to the game that challenges conventional wisdom. Understated things; such as his larger than life personality and accessibility breakdown the barriers commonly associated to a professional golfer and provide a hint of relativity to all Canadian’s. An unwavering commitment to inspiring hope among Canadians and promoting change in the face of mental illness has allowed Jensen’s personal brand to maintain it’s upward trajectory within the Canadian sport landscape.
Bell Let’s Talk is a multi-year charitable program dedicated to mental health.
Bell has committed over $86.5 million to support a wide range of mental health organizations, large and small, from coast to coast to coast.
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