UM Shore Regional Health Golf Tournament Set for September 19
University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation has announced its 2016 Golf Tournament, scheduled for Monday, September 19, at the Talbot Country Club in Easton. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Invasive and Non-Invasive Ventilator Fund for UM Shore Medical Center at Easton.
“The funds being raised through the Shore Regional Health Golf Tournament will help our team save the lives of patients with compromised ventilation and help them to breathe on their own again,” says Gary Jones, regional director, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Services at UM Shore Regional Health. “We are very grateful to Memorial Hospital Foundation and community members for supporting Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Services here on the Shore.”
This year’s UM Shore Regional Health Golf Tournament will begin at 11:30 a.m. with a single shotgun start. Lunch, snacks and beverages will be served on the course. Following the tournament, there will be a reception and awards ceremony along with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres served at the clubhouse. Team registration is $1,500 and limited to 32 teams.
“Sponsorships are important to the UM Shore Regional Health Golf Tournament. They offer the opportunity for your organization to support our mission and help purchase ventilators for UM Shore Medical Center at Easton,” says F. Graham Lee, vice president for philanthropy. “If you can’t play golf, we encourage you to will consider a $500 or $1,000 sponsorship. It’s an investment in your community.”
Sponsors as of August 18 include:
Masters Sponsors — Shore Regional Health Auxiliary at Easton and Clark Charitable Foundation, Inc; Eagle Sponsors — HandCraft Services, James Real Estate Services, LLC, Maryland Primary Care Physicians, Miss Alice & Crew, Shore Bancshares, Inc., The Star Democrat, Tidewater Physical Therapy, Willow Construction, LLC, The Hill Group at Morgan Stanley, Sysco Eastern Maryland, LLC, Tidewater Anesthesia Associates, PA, CBIZ MHM, LLC, ProCo, LLC and Universal Hospital Services; Tee sponsors — Best Care Ambulance, Inc, Charles T. Capute, Easton Utilities, Smith & Downey and Benson & Mangold Real Estate.
“Shore Regional Health Auxiliary at Easton volunteers are glad to be a sponsor of the 2016 Golf Tournament that will raise funds to help purchase important, life-saving ventilators for use at Shore Medical Center at Easton,” says Art Cecil, president of UM SRH Auxiliary of Easton. “All donations we provide come from sales at The Bazaar at 121 Federal Street, Maggie’s Gift Shop in the hospital and from many fundraisers throughout the years. The Auxiliary’s volunteers are dedicated to making a difference in patient care.”
For more information or to register, please contact Amy Lowe of UM Memorial Hospital Foundation, 410-822-1000, ext. 5763, or email email@example.com. You may also register by visiting http://ummhfoundation.org/mhf_events/.
Photo: The 2016 UM SRH Golf Tournament receives a donation from Shore Regional Health Auxiliary at Easton to benefit the Invasive and Non-Invasive Ventilator Fund at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton. Left to right: Gary Jones, regional director, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Services, Art Cecil, president of UM SRH Auxiliary of Easton, Steve Eisemann, regional manager, Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Services and F. Graham Lee, vice president for Philanthropy. (MHFGolfTournmanet.jpg)
About UM Shore Regional Health: As part of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS), University of Maryland Shore Regional Health is the principal provider of comprehensive health care services for more than 170,000 residents of Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot counties on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. UM Shore Regional Health’s team of more than 2,600 employees, medical staff, board members and volunteers work with various community partners to fulfill the organization’s mission of Creating Healthier Communities Together.
UM Memorial Hospital Foundation is a private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the fundraising needs of UM Shore Medical Center at Easton and UM Shore Regional Health. Through its philanthropic efforts, the Foundation supports UM Shore Regional Health’s ability to provide quality health care to the local community by contributing to hospital programs and services.