Premier Sponsors the Philo & Sarah Blaisdell Foundation and Dan and Amy McCune, along with Lead Sponsors UPMC Health Plan and Zippo/Case Museum, presented this year’s CARE ‘fore’ Children Golf Tournament on Sunday, August 7, 2022 at Pine Acres Country Club. As of Sunday’s tournament, approximately $35,000 has been raised with proceeds benefitting CARE’s free community outreach services for children with disabilities; pediatric developmental and preventative screenings; therapeutic recreation programs; and child safety initiatives that prevent disabilities and fatalities from accidental injuries.
Kids and Cancer Benefit and Marshall Insurance Services were Course Sponsors; and Greg and Cherie Booth – in memory of Ashley Booth Griffin, CNB Bank, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Northwest Bank were Flight Sponsors. Six other businesses were Fairway Sponsors, including B & T Building Services, Inc., Beacon Light, an affiliate of Journey Health System; Carlson Dental Associates; HUB International; Luv Toyota; and Pine Valley Landscaping. In total, over 180 donors, businesses and organizations provided sponsorships and in-kind donations of prizes and other services to support the tournament. Thirty-one teams comprised of 124 golfers made up the field.
Each year CARE provides distinct services to improve the lives of children of all abilities in McKean County and the surrounding region. Events like the annual golf tournament make these services and programs possible.
CARE for Children is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children of all abilities.