La Grange – La Grange Memorial Hospital Foundation will host its 13th annual golf classic Aug. 13 at the La Grange Country Club, 620 S. Brainard Ave. The event features golf at an outstanding private club located next to the hospital campus.
Due to its popularity, the golf outing features a double shotgun start. The first group will tee off at 8 a.m.; the second group at 1 p.m.
The La Grange Memorial Hospital Foundation raises funds to advance Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital’s mission of extending the healing ministry of Christ. Proceeds from the outing will be directed to benefit the hospital’s Patient Care Center. This state-of-the-art inpatient facility promotes optimal clinical outcomes through evidence-based design and advanced medical technology.
“We are looking forward to a fantastic day that will benefit the hospital’s patient community,” said Dr. Edgar Carell, 2012 Golf Committee co-chair. “We’re very thankful to all our sponsors and participants for their investment in the hospital’s mission.”
The event hosts more than 200 community leaders, physicians and loyal donors. The $450 registration fee includes: a continental breakfast, a barbecue lunch on the patio, 18 holes of golf with a cart, fore-caddies, beverages on the course, players’ gift, live auction and a dinner at 6 p.m.
The 2012 Golf Classic is co-chaired by Dr, Edgar Carell, David Dixon, G. Grant Dixon III, and John Dixon.
Other members of the 2012 Golf Classic Committee include: Jessie Barrett, Tom Bober, Donald Burke Jr., Tom Caplis, Dennis Carroll, Dr. Bonny Chen, Dr. Anthony DeLorenzo, Phil Duffin, Marty Dunne, Sharon Flaim, Ed Gervain, Matt Gleitsman, Tom Gleitsman, Howard Graening, David Hannon, Dan Hennebry, Dr. Jerome Hines, Bill Holder, Linda Johnson, Jeff Kraus, Dave Lawrence, Dale Lilburn, Lewis Livermore, Mike Marcucci, Mary Murphy, Peter O’Conner, Jim Olguin, Ted Paarlberg, Nick Pann, Steve Pleimling, Mark Ptacek, Jeanne Reilly, Keith Richardson, Aaron Ryan, Tom Sandt, Dr. Peter Seraphin, Dr. Luke Sewall, Brett Skeen, Patrick Wallace, Michael Walsh, Jim Waner, Sr., and Red Weller.
Event proceeds will be matched dollar-for-dollar through a grant from the Community Memorial Foundation. For more information on the event, contact the La Grange Memorial Foundation at (708) 245-2904. Please RSVP by Aug. 3.
Adventist Midwest Health, part of Adventist Health System, includes Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. To find a physician, visit www.keepingyouwell.com.
Physicians on the medical staff of Adventist Midwest Health Hospitals are independent contractors, and are not agents of the hospitals.
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