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Local Companies Support United Way Golf Tournament

FULTON, NY – United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Tournament is only weeks away and is welcoming a number of new companies who have stepped up to lend support to United Way.

Ali McGrath and campaign assistant Kalyn Duguay meet with sponsors of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s tournament. From left are: Connie Chrisman of AmeriGas Propane; Matt Davis of Penske Logistics; Michelle Murphy of the Oswego Country Club; Kim Stevens of AmeriGas Propane; Melissa Miller of Pathfinder Bank; Nick Melfi of Barnhart Crane and Rigging; Duguay and McGrath.
Ali McGrath and campaign assistant Kalyn Duguay meet with sponsors of the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s tournament. From left are: Connie Chrisman of AmeriGas Propane; Matt Davis of Penske Logistics; Michelle Murphy of the Oswego Country Club; Kim Stevens of AmeriGas Propane; Melissa Miller of Pathfinder Bank; Nick Melfi of Barnhart Crane and Rigging; Duguay and McGrath.

New sponsors for this year’s United Way Golf Tournament include Barnhart Crane and Rigging; AmeriGas Propane; Penske Logistics, and Pathfinder Bank.

“I’m overwhelmed by the outpouring of support we have received for our golf tournament,” said United Way Resource Development Director Ali McGrath. “I am pleased to say that we are welcoming a number of new sponsors along with several returning sponsors to the tournament and we are very appreciative of their commitment to United Way.”

These new sponsors are joining a list of dedicated supporters that include Burke’s Home Center, Fulton Savings Bank, Wayne Drugs, Planned Results and Quaker Chemical.

“Along with our returning major sponsors; Entergy, Exelon Generation, Burritt Motors, Novelis and National Grid  there are promises to make this year’s tournament one that golfers will be anxious to be a part of,” McGrath said.

To be held July 11, the United Way Golf Tournament offer two flights of golf, an 8 a.m. tee off and a 2 p.m. tee off.

Registration for the four-man captain and crew teams includes: golf cart, goodie bag, breakfast, snacks, and a chicken and steak lunch for the morning flight; sandwiches, snacks and a chicken and steak dinner for the afternoon flight.

McGrath added that there are additional opportunities available for those interested in being a part of the tournament including foursomes, food and beverage and/or hole sponsorships.

United Way is also accepting items for the silent auction that takes place immediately following the tournament, for businesses that would like to lend their support at that level.

The deadline for registration is June 24.

For more information on the tournament, register a team or become a sponsor for the event, visit www.oswegounitedway.org or contact McGrath at your United Way office, 315-593-1900 x202, or via e-mail at [email protected]