Health First Foundation Announces Date of 2014 Health First Golf Classic
WHAT: The Health First Foundation is pleased to announce it will again host the Health First Golf Classic charitable event—an 18-hole tournament with two course options. Tournament proceeds will benefit the Health First Aging Services. Money that is raised will help serve medical needs and treatments for older adults, providing them with the best medical care possible and helping family members face challenges related to aging and memory disorders.
Golfers hitting a hole-in-one win a brand new Mercedes-Benz or Audi. New this year is a chance to purchase $100 tickets for a drawing to win a new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Audi of Melbourne. Only 500 tickets will be sold and tickets can be purchased by calling the Foundation at 321-434-7353.
For sponsorship information, and details on registering, contact the Health First Foundation at 321-434-7353 or complete an online Registration Form at www.Health-First.org/Foundation.
WHEN: Saturday, September 20 – play begins at 8 am with a shotgun start
WHERE: Suntree Country Club and Rockledge Club
BACKGROUND: Health First Foundation Board of Directors member and President of Rivertree Builders Barry Richardson is chairing this year’s tournament. Serving as Co-chair this year is Jeff Piersall, CEO of SCB Marketing. The event features a “scramble” format, allowing each team to count only the best shots. “It’s a format that allows novice golfers to play and have fun as well as those more experienced with the game,” says Richardson. “We encourage our community to come out and enjoy the day while supporting this great cause.”
The tournament will also offer a variety of games and contests, including chances to win cash and prizes, including sports equipment, golf outings, and more. Trophies will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams finishing each course. Participants will be given their choice of courses on a first-come, first-choice basis and lunch will be provided.
About Health First
Founded in 1995, Health First is Central Florida’s only fully integrated delivery network (IDN) and employs more than 7,800 people. The integrator of its IDN is Health First Health Plans offering a wide variety of health insurance options across Central Florida. In addition it operates four hospitals (Cape Canaveral Hospital, Holmes Regional Medical Center, Palm Bay Hospital and Viera Hospital) and is home to Brevard County’s only Trauma Center. Health First Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty physician group on the Space Coast. Health First also offers numerous outpatient and wellness services, including Health First Aging Services, four Health First Pro-Health and Fitness Centers and Home and Hospice care. Visit www.myHEALTHFIRST.org for more information.