Staten Island Chapter
Contact: Terri DiFilippo, firstname.lastname@example.org
There’s no place like Staten Island – and there are no people like Staten Islanders. If you’re a resident of the Island, or its nearby areas, please join us in showing people with thalassemia that we care and are working on their behalf to help!
Tee Off with the Staten Island Chapter on May 4
March 13, 2016 – Staten Island’s South Shore Golf Club is the place to be on Wednesday, May 4 as the Staten Island chapter’s 2016 Cooley’s Anemia Golf Outing takes to the greens.
Registration and lunch are at 11:00, in advance of the 12:30 shotgun start. Cocktails and dinner follow at 6:00. Want more? There’s also a hole-in-one contest, a putting contest, performance prizes, door prizes and raffles – pretty much something for everyone.
The price is $185 per person; $100 if just coming for cocktails and dinner. Reservations are required by April 25. There also are a number of great sponsorship opportunities available.
Call Robert Aiello at (718) 369-3434 or the CAF Staten Island chapter at (718) 761-5380 for more information.
You can download an event brochure, which also includes sponsorship information, by clicking here.
Fun Golfing Fact: What is a shotgun start?
A shotgun start means that all players in a tournament start at the same time, but with each group starting on a different hole. This starting format reportedly was first used in May 1956 at Walla Walla Country Club.