A CHARITABLE ROUND: MAYOR’S 8th ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC ANOTHER OVERWHELMING SUCCESS

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Golf Tournament Cup

The Mayor Poses with the Winners of the Mayor’s Cup

Mayor Ed Pawlowski presided over his 8th Annual Charity Golf Classic and Dinner recently, where a record $18,132 was raised to benefit Lehigh Valley Active Life, formerly the Lehigh County Senior Center.   The outing was held once again at the Allentown Municipal Golf Course, and to date, $118,841 has been raised for various charities in and around Allentown.

“I’d like to thank everyone who participated this year and donated to Lehigh Valley Active Life,” said the Mayor.  “It was just a great day for a round of golf for a worthy cause.  The good news is I have a whole year to work on my slice before next year’s  Classic.”

This year, 120 golfers participated in the event, with the Mayor’s Cup going to the City Center Lehigh Valley Investment Corporation foursome of Gregg Potter, Tom Arnold, Ed Beishine, and Jim McFadden.  The Lehigh Valley Educators Credit Union team of Rick Kern, Chris Schmidt, Woody Maxon, and Dave Creveling took 2nd place, while the Embassy Bank group of Paul Frank, Bryan Yarnell, Josh Agentis, and Brian Sabol took 3rd place.  The Longest Drive awards went to Candida Affa for the women, and Carl Greener for the men.  Closest to the pin awards went to Holly Thomas, Austin Bleam, Tom Arnold and John Andrulevich.

 

TEE ‘EM UP FOR CHARITY: THE MAYOR’S 8th ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC

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Golf image 1It’s time to tee ‘em up and putt ‘em down once again.  Mayor Ed Pawlowski will be hosting his 8th Annual Charity Golf Classic next month. The Golf Tournament and dinner will be held on Friday, June 6, at Allentown Municipal Golf Course located at 3400 Tilghman St. in Allentown.

All proceeds from the event will go to benefit Lehigh Valley Active Life, formerly known as Lehigh County Senior Center.

Registration starts at 7:30 AM, with a 9:00 AM 4-person scramble with a shotgun start. Dinner will begin at 2:00 PM, including an Awards and Recognition program.  The tournament includes 18 holes of golf with a cart and a small bucket of balls for the driving range.  Mulligans will be sold at the registration table prior to the start of the tournament. Pot O’ Gold tickets will be available at the registration table as well, and raffle tickets for a variety of prizes will be available throughout the day.

The Prize for first place includes the engraving of the winning team’s name onto the Mayor’s Cup.  In addition, the Hole in One Prize will be awarded, which is an 8-night trip to the tropical island of Maui.

There are several levels of sponsorship for the event, as well as the opportunity to donate prizes. Please contact Diane Nolan at Dndod@aol.com, www.LVActiveLife.org, or 610-437-3700 with any questions on sponsorship or donations.

The deadline for entry to golf is June 1, 2014.  To register, please email Richard Warner at warnerr@enter.net  for registration forms.