Golfers tee off to raise $10,000 for Leukemia Fund
June 3, 2011 at 3:51pm
Despite a bit of rain on Sunday, May 29, 2011, more than 280 golfers took to the links at the Lionhead Golf & Country Club in Mississauga in the Locals 175 & 633 annual golf tournament for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). [photos]
“Every year we get a great turnout for this tournament,” says Local 175 President Shawn Haggerty. “We’ve got dedicated supporters who come out every year. I sincerely thank them and our very generous sponsors for all their help raising money for the Leukemia Fund.”Golfers enjoyed lunch to start off their day and a great dinner following the 18-holes of golf. Prizes were awarded for men’s and women’s longest drives and closest to the pin. Everyone also got a chance to participate in a putting green contest, 50/50 draw and draw prize raffles featuring donated prizes – with all proceeds going to the LLS.
Thanks to donations made by: Addison GM (Mississauga West), Applewood Chev Olds, Cavalluzzo Hayes Shilton McIntyre & Cornish, CVAM, Evans Law Firm, Hallmark Housekeeping Services Inc., Kirko Transport & Communications, Manion Wilkins & Associates Ltd., Randy Levinson Arbitration Services Ltd., Stout Dispute Resolution, Sydney Baxter Arbitration Services Inc., UFCW Local 1400, UFCW Local 1869, UFCW Local 206 & the Workers Health & Safety Centre.
Thanks to the sponsors: Benefit Plan Administrators, Fearmans Pork Inc., Haber Blain, Loblaw Companies Ltd., Maple Leaf Consumer Foods, Pharma Plus Drugmarts Ltd., Sherrard Kuzz LLP, Sobeys Milton Retail Support Centre, Thistle Printing Ltd., TUAC Local 500R, TUAC Local 501, UFCW Canada, UFCW Local 1000A, UFCW Local 1518, UFCW Local 1977, UFCW Local 1993, UFCW Local 247, UFCW Local 832, UFCW Locals 175 & 633, Union Pro Sportswear, Union Yes Promotions and Xerox Canada Ltd.