Annual Health Care Golf Classic Takes Place

July 17, 2018

Farmington, Maine


Franklin Community Health Network’s annual Healthcare Golf Classic was held July 16 at the Sugarloaf Golf Club. Proceeds from the tournament benefit the Healthy Community Coalition (HCC) of Greater Franklin County and the Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center.


Seventeen teams from throughout New England took part in the event.


Woodlands Senior Living comprised of Matthew Walters, Lon Walters, Peter Deschamp, and Mike Nowak took first place gross at Monday’s tournament, a four-person scramble. Team Webber placed second, followed by Androscoggin Bank in third.


The Surgi-Care team of Brandon McCarthy, Grant Bailey, Jill McCarthy, and Jarid Tanguy took first place net, followed by Nason Mechanical in second place and Kyes Insurance in third.


The tournament featured closest-to-the-pin and longest drive contests. Closest-to-the-pin winners were Peter Webber, Mike Nowak, and Garret Lasher, while the men’s and women’s longest drive winners were Chris Inman and Doris Tutlis.


Jill Gray, FCHN communications and fund development manager stated, “We are delighted to have celebrated the thirty-first year of the Health Care Golf Classic. Its longevity and success is due to the fantastic support from teams and players who take part each year, as well as the corporate sponsors that make this a successful event.”


The Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center, a program of Franklin Memorial Hospital, provides timely access to state-of-the-art breast cancer screening, diagnostic, clinical, and care support services. The Center, with locations in Farmington and Livermore Falls, memorializes the Carrabassett Valley resident who died from breast cancer.


The HCC and its mobile health unit use a coordinated public health approach of education, health promotion, and outreach to improve the health and well-being of area residents. HCC is an affiliate of Franklin Community Health Network.


For additional information, contact Gray at 779-2555.