Oct 7, 2010 -
MANCHESTER, CONNECTICUT - Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) held its 28th Annual Jack Mason Memorial Golf Tournament on September 13. A total of 154 golfers registered for this event in support of Rockville General Hospital, and more than $57,000 in net proceeds were raised. This tournament was started by good friends of Jack Mason one year after his death. He was a resident of Rockville, a Rockville business owner and was closely and enthusiastically involved with Rockville General Hospital for many years. Over the 28 years since this tournament's inception, more than $1.1 million has been raised to support Rockville General Hospital.
This tournament was made possible through the generosity of a number of corporate and individual sponsors, including Presenting Sponsor Trust Company of Connecticut; Gold Sponsors Advanced Performance Glass, Inc., Ambulance Service of Manchester, Durant, Nichols, Houston, Hodgson & Cortese-Costa, P.C., IKON Office Solutions, and William Gallagher Associates; Corporate Sponsors Americom Inc., BNY Mellon Wealth Management, and O'Brien, Tanski, & Young; Lunch Sponsor Wellcare of Connecticut, Inc.; and Registration Sponsors Crown Healthcare Apparel Service, Erland Construction, Inc., and Visiting Nurse & Health Services of Connecticut, Inc.
Special thanks to Coca-Cola Co., Connecticut Business Systems, Chris & Carolyn Didden/2 Fly Wine, Ellington Ridge Country Club, Erland Construction Company, Geisslers Supermarket, Highland Park Market, IKON Office Solutions, and Kevin and Anna Murphy for their generous in-kind donations.
We also appreciate all of the individuals and organizations who support the event through the donation of auction items and additional financial support. Proceeds for this tournament will have an immediate effect on the hospital's ability to continue to provide quality healthcare to our community.
ECHN holds many annual events throughout the year and partners with corporations for maximum marketing opportunities. For information on how to be a part of future ECHN Community Healthcare Foundation events, please call 860.872.5305.
(l-r) Jeff Heidtman (Chairman of the ECHN Board of Trustees), Peter J. Karl, (President & CEO of ECHN), Stephen Alloy, M.D. (ECHN Medical Staff), and Charaneev Kappoor, M.D. (ECHN Medical Staff)
(l-r) Dave Barry (Jacobs, Walker, Rice & Barry), Scott Andrusi (Rockville Bank), Dave Layman (Naek Construction), and Bob Stewart (Stewart Appraisal Services).