Bonnie Hilghman Cancer Fund Golf Tournament Set for October 7

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The Annual Bonnie Hilghman Cancer Fund Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at the Hog Neck Golf Course in Easton, MD 21601. This years proceeds will go to the Wellness for Women Program which supports residents of the Mid-Shore.

The Program is located at the Clark Comprehensive Breast Cancer Center in Easton.

Again, we are asking for your support. You can help by either forming a team, becoming a hole sponsor or by donating prizes (i.e. cash, merchandise, gift certificates, trips or rounds of golf, etc.). Tournament sponsors will be recognized in our pre-tournament publicity as well as our tournament program.

In light of budget cutbacks on community programs taken by state and local governments it is more important than ever to reach out and help our fellow citizens who are dealing with this potentially deadly disease, especially when the ability to get financial assistance is extremely limited.

Since it was founded in 2005, the Bonnie Hilghman Cancer Fund has given over $90,000. in grants to help those residents of the Mid-Shore who are fighting cancer. The Fund has also provided grants to Shore Health System, the Regional Cancer Center and the Choptank Community Health System to help with the costs of various renovations and to purchase diagnostic equipment. The Bonnie Hilghman Cancer Fund is a component fund of the Mid Shore Community Foundation, a public foundation designated as a 501c(3) charity. (EIN:52-17823730. Gifts to the Fund are fully tax-deductible as allowable by law.

For more information, please contact Duane Hilghman at 410-310-7696 or e-mail – dhilghman@verizon.net. You can also call Suzanne Bannan, PGA professional or John Bartlett at Hog Neck Golf Course, 410-820-6079.

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