21st Annual YMCA Golf Classic Raises $26,000 for Scholarship Program

Published Thursday, June 8, 2017

GLENS FALLS June 6th, 2017- The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area held their 21st Annual Golf Classic on Monday, June 5th at the Glens Falls Country Club. The charity tournament was attended by 136 golfers and raised approximately $26,000. One-hundred percent of net proceeds will benefit the Y’s Annual Campaign. As a cause-driven organization with a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers everyone an opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. The Y’s Annual Campaign provides financial assistance to those in our community who are struggling emotionally, physically and/or financially. Assistance is given for reduced-rate Y memberships and programs such as Camp Chepontuc and After School Club. In addition to direct financial assistance, the Y’s Annual Campaign supports mission-based programs such as parenting education and Youth & Government. The YMCA would like to thank the numerous area businesses who contributed to the overall success of the 2017 tournament. These include Stored Tech, presenting sponsor of the 2017 tournament, and the following major sponsors: COOL Insuring Agency, Ellsworth & Son Excavating, French Mountain Commons & Log Jam Outlets, Jaeger & Flynn Associates, Lia Auto Group, M.M. Hayes, Leland Paper, North Country Janitorial, Rozell Industries, Valente Builders, Glens Falls Printing. For a full list of sponsors, please visit www.glensfallsymca.org/golf.