Nearly $80K Raised at Methodist ElderCare Services Charity Golf Classic
(Press Release) Jul 25, 2012 –
Columbus, OH (July 25, 2012) – The 3rd Annual The Wesley Communities (MES) Wesley Glen/Wesley Ridge Charity Golf Classic raised almost $80K, including $30K from the live and silent auctions. The amount raised is a 33% increase over the 2011 event. The event was held on Monday, July 23, 2012 at Brookside Golf & Country Club, 2770 W. Dublin-Granville Rd., Columbus, OH. Proceeds will benefit the WELLness Center at Wesley Glen, the Kimes Chapel and Skilled Nursing facility at Wesley Ridge and Hospice Services at MES.
The charity golf tournament brought in 31 teams consisting of 124 golfers. Many companies sponsored the event in support of MES including: Title Sponsor Select Medical Rehabilitation Services and Presenting Sponsor The Joseph Group.
“We are thrilled to have hosted such a successful event that provides resources for providing excellent care to Columbus-area seniors and our residents,” commented Peg Carmany, The Wesley Communities CEO. The 3rd Annual MES Wesley Glen/Wesley Ridge Charity Golf Classic was a huge hit and we look forward to continuing with this event year after year,” she continues.
About The Wesley Communities
The Wesley Communities is an affiliate of the West Ohio Conference of The United Methodist Church providing quality housing, health care and services for seniors in the Central Ohio area. Incorporated in 1967, The Wesley Communities continues to be a not-for-profit corporation seeking to promote a positive experience of community and wellness for residents, clients and staff. For additional information call (614) 501-1463 or visit www.thewesleycommunities.com.