Local Companies Support United Way Golf Tournament


Fulton, NY – Resource Development Director for the United Way of Greater Oswego County Ali McGrath has announced that Exelon Generation Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station and Novelis have joined Burritt Motors and National Grid as major sponsors for the United Way?s 22nd Annual Golf Tournament.

?I am happy to once again have the support of these wonderful companies,? said McGrath. ?Their presence as major sponsors helps to ensure that our tournament will be a full day of fun for our golfers and a great benefit for the many human services programs United Way supports.?

To be held July 10 this year?s United Way Golf Tournament will be held at the prestigious Oswego Country Club. One of the premier golf tournaments in Oswego County, the event offers businesses and community members the opportunity to enjoy a fun day of golf while helping to support their local United Way.

The United Way Golf Tournament features a four-person team, captain and crew format and offers a choice of an 8:00 a.m. or a 2:00 p.m. tee off. Registration includes golf cart, goodie bag, breakfast, snacks, and steak lunch for the morning flight and sandwiches, snacks and a steak dinner for the afternoon flight courtesy of food sponsors Eagle Beverage, MassMutual Investment Services, and Avery Rental Properties.

?It?s going to be an enjoyable day for everyone,? said McGrath. ?There will be plenty of on-course games such as longest drive, closest to the pin, putting contests, and a chance to win an automobile with the Burritt Motors Hole-in-One contest. In addition to the on-course games there will be plenty of drawings, awards, and auction items.?

Team registrations for both the 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. tee times are currently being accepted and will be filled on a first come first served basis. Deadline for registration is June 23.

?The United Way golf tournament is an ideal opportunity for golf enthusiasts of all skill levels to gather with friends to enjoy a round of golf on one of Central New York?s finest courses, now with a newly remodeled bar and dining room. It?s a great day of golf for a good cause,? added McGrath.

For more information on the United Way Golf Tournament, register a team, or become a sponsor for the event, visit oswegounitedway.org or contact Ali McGrath at your United Way office, 315-593-1900 x202, or via e-mail at aliunitedway@windstream.net. The deadline for registration is Friday, June 23.

Cut line for photo: United Way Resource Development Director Ali McGrath meets with sponsors of the 22nd Annual United Way Golf Tournament. To be held July 10 at the Oswego Country Club. The tournament will offer tee times of 8:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Registrations for the four person team, captain and crew tournament are being accepted through June 23. For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities and team registration, visit oswegounitedway.org or contact Ali McGrath at your United Way office, 315-593-1900, ext. 202. From left are Peter Orphanos of Exelon Generation Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station; Atom Avery of Avery Rental Properties and The Beacon Hotel; Ali McGrath, Jill Lyon of Exelon Generation Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, and Lynne Eggert and Dave Lloyd of Novelis.