The Margery Coughlin Pawluk Golf Tournament recently raised $9,000 for the Margery Coughlin Pawluk Cancer Patient Needs Fund.This fund helps patients of the Sands Center Center – on the Thompson Health campus in Canandaigua – with the unexpected costs of a long illness, providing for necessities including groceries, gas cards, utility bills, specialized medical needs and even some home renovations.Since its inception, the Pawluk tournament has raised a total of more than $95,000 for the fund, created in memory of a Naples resident who was a nurse at the VA Medical Center in Canandaigua as well as a mother of three. This year’s tournament was held June 4 at Reservoir Creek Golf Course in Naples. Tournament winners were as follows:
1st Place – Mike Sheedy, Chris Donnellan, Chris Sherman and Chris Annesi
2nd Place – Wayne Chanler, Mike Flannigan, Frank Gendreau and Gary Pickering
3rd Place – Jason March, Edward Kinney, Mike Clune and Josh Belisle
1st Place Mixed – Bo Lysell, Patricia Lysell, Jack Fredericks and Sharon Fredericks
UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute, of which the Sands Cancer Center is a part, served as a dinner sponsor along with the following:
The committee is also grateful to the volunteers who assisted in making the tournament a success, as well as to the more than 75 local merchants and area residents who supported the event through hole, tee and cart sponsorships, or by donations of items or gift certificates to the silent auction.
The Pawluk Invitational is booked for Friday, June 9, 2017. For more information contact Tom Pawluk at 585-374-5276.
Donate to the Margery Coughlin Pawluk Cancer Patient Needs Fund
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The F.F. Thompson Foundation mailing address is:
F.F. Thompson Foundation
350 Parrish Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424