2017 Golf Tournament Raises Over $20,000

The 17th annual Springfield Hospital Challenge at Okemo Valley Golf Club on Thursday, September 21 was an excellent golf outing and a successful fund raiser.  This year’s tournament proceeds exceeded $20,000 and will support the Hospital’s campaign to renovate its Childbirth Center.

A record 32 teams of golfers competed for awards and raffle prizes. 30 sponsoring organizations underwrote the tournament, which included a box lunch, dinner buffet, complimentary refreshments on the course, and a gift to every golfer of a fleece vest with tournament logo.

Tournament sponsors were Black River Produce, Coverys, H.P. Cummings Construction, Griffin Construction, IPG Employee Benefits Specialists, Kinney Drugs Foundation, Richard Marasa MD, NFP Property & Casualty, and Springfield Printing Corporation.  Club professional, Michael Santa Maria, and the Okemo staff took very good care of the golfers and helped make the event an overall success.