GETTING READY — Pictured from left are: John O’Connor, Kathleen O’Connor, Ellen O’Connor and Patrick O’Connor, longtime St. Joseph’s Health partners and supporters, as they prepare to tee off at Atunyote in the annual St. Joseph’s Health Foundation golf tournament on Sept. 8. (Photo submitted)

St. Joseph’s Health Foundation annual golf tournament nets over $187,000

Published Oct 15, 2017 at 9:00am

VERONA — St. Joseph’s Health Foundation netted over $187,000 at its annual golf classic, held Sept. 8, on three award winning courses at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona. Proceeds from this year’s event will help fund St. Joseph’s Health Cardiovascular Center of Excellence.

Since its inception the Classic has netted over $4.3 million.

The presenting sponsor of the 2017 tournament was Franciscan Companies, an affiliate of St. Joseph’s Health.

“We are very grateful to our generous and loyal supporters of this event each year. Particularly our presenting sponsor, Franciscan Companies and the many volunteers who come out year after year,” said Vincent Kuss, vice president of development. “Thank you for making this Golf Classic one of the best tournaments in the CNY region.”

St. Joseph’s Health Foundation accepts donations year round. To donate, contact the Foundation at 315-702-2137, or visit its website:  https://foundation.sjhsyr.org