The 7th annual charity golf tournament to benefit the Sligo-based Northwest cancer hospice unit will take place this Saturday, Aug. 19, on a new 18-hole golf course at Pleasantville Thunderhart, in Freehold, N.Y. Tee time is 11 a.m.
The course was previously a 9-hole course but now, with 18 holes, is able to accommodate up to 144 golfers.
"This year I would ask that every golfer bring an extra golfer with them," tournament organizer John Foody said.
He added that among the many prizes is a beautiful Waterford Crystal centennial centerpiece donated by the hospice.
The cost is $100 per person or $400 per foursome; this includes green fees, electric cart, light lunch and refreshments and full course dinner. Tee sponsorship costs $100. To attend the dinner costs $25 per person.
For details, call John Foody at (914) 359-1386, Ray Conlon at (718) 278-5871 or John Cawley (914) 623-6416. Those requiring overnight accommodation should call (518) 634-7816.
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