Release’s Bill Ellett Memorial Golf Classic September 20

Registration is now open for Release’s ( Bill Ellett Memorial Golf Classic on Monday, September 20, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is held in honor of Bill Ellett, the founder of Release, and will benefit vulnerable youth and families in Omaha. Golf will be played at Iron Horse Golf Club – arguably one of the most beautiful and dramatic courses in eastern Nebraska – located at 900 Club House Dr. in Ashland.

Many children and youth in our community are living through constant crises and trauma and are only able to focus on survival. This event funds Release’s programs that make a difference in the lives of more than 2,000 youth and hundreds of families, helping them to escape negative cycles and learn to thrive.

Fees are $250 for individuals and $1,000 for foursomes. Business sponsorships are also available. For more information or to register, go to

Release provides foster care, mentoring, mental health care, and in-home services for youth and families in Omaha. Founded in 1994, Release is a faith-based nonprofit organization committed to helping families become safe, together, healthy, and free. For more information, call (402) 455-0808 or visit