Red Cross to Hold Annual Golf Tournament

     The 10th Annual Joseph “Pete” Griffin Memorial Golf Tournament has been set for June 5th at Griffins’ Greens. Sponsored by Entergy, the event is an 18-hole, four man captain and crew format with an 8:00a.m. shotgun start. All proceeds from the event go to the local American Red Cross.

Representatives (left to right) - Entergy sponsor Tammy Holden, Gavin Griffin (on the rock), Connor Griffin, Brian Griffin & Karen Ferguson of the American Red Cross

     The tournament, started 10 years ago to honor Pete Griffin, has grown each year. This year’s tournament will feature several games on the course including a putting contest, a chip the ball in the raft contest and a hole in one contest, sponsored by Burritt Chevrolet. After golfing, the participants will gather at “The Deck” at GS Steamers for a buffet dinner.

     For more information or to register a team, please contact the American Red Cross Oswego branch office at 343-0967 or Griffins’ Greens at 343-2996.


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The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation’s blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization – not a government agency – and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information please visit  or become a fan on Facebook