Food Bank of Central New York Golf Open to be held on Tuesday, July 10, 2012

July 05, 2012 at 11:28 AM

Food Bank of Central New York’s Golf Open will return to The Links at Sunset Ridge in Marcellus on July 10, 2012.  The tournament, which is open to the public, has been a successful fundraiser for the organization for several years.  For each of the past three years, funds raised from the single day event have enabled Food Bank to provide over 40,000 meals to people in need throughout the area. 

The 18-hole tournament will feature a Captain and Crew format.  Registration is $110 for an individual golfer, or $400 per foursome, and includes greens fees, cart, lunch and dinner.  Anyone interested in participating can learn more at foodbankgolf.org. 

Food Bank of Central New York is a not-for-profit organization working to eliminate hunger through nutritious food distribution, education, and advocacy in cooperation with the community.  Food Bank serves as the primary food supplier for 273 emergency food assistance programs in 11 counties of New York State, distributing 11, 550,177 pounds of food last year. Food Bank of Central New York is a certified member of Feeding America. Visit www.foodbankcny.org for more information on the agency and its programs.

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WHAT: Food Bank of Central New York’s annual Golf Open      

WHEN: Tuesday, July 10, 2012, shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.      

WHERE: Links at Sunset Ridge, 2814 W Seneca Turnpike, Marcellus, NY

DETAILS: Registration is $110 per person, $400 per foursome                             

CONTACT:  Lynn Hy at (315) 437-1899 x247 or lhy(at)foodbankcny.org