Fort Myers, FL – June 4th, 2018… The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation is proud to announce the 2018 Golf Classic held on May 17th-18th, 2018, at the Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club located at 10420 Washingtonia Palm Way, Fort Myers, FL 33966, netted more than $100,000.
The golf classic included a Golf Clinic on May 17th at 6:00 p.m. with 3-Time US Open Winner, Hale Irwin and proceeded with a dinner program and auction. On May 18th from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. guests enjoyed breakfast, driving range, shotgun start and a luncheon to conclude the day. The tickets were $250 per golfer and $900 for a foursome with all event proceeds providing financial support to cancer patients for non-medical living expenses.
FCS CEO, Bradley Prechtl, MBA, said, “We are always grateful for the continued support of our local community and FCS physicians in Fort Myers. We had tremendous support for our inaugural Golf Classic this year and I look forward to many more ahead!”
Honorary Chair, FCS Physician, Dr. Michael Raymond, shared, “I was honored to be named honorary chair of the first Golf Classic hosted in Fort Myers. This was a great event for the local community to have fun while raising money for patients in need.”
FCS Foundation Board Member, Tom Uhler, stated, “The FCS Foundation would not be able to provide grants to cancer patients in need without fundraisers like the Golf Classic. This is a great way to get the community involved, while making a difference in the lives of others.”
FCS Foundation Executive Director, Lynn Rasys added, “The FCS Foundation would like to thank all our sponsors, as well as 3-Time US Open Winner, Hale Irwin, for attending our 2018 inaugural Golf Classic.”
View photos from the 2018 Golf Classic: https://www.flickr.com/photos/flcancerspecialists/albums/72157695727449791
To learn more about sponsoring the 2019 Golf Classic, please contact Debbie Sanford at DSanford@FLCancer.com or 941.677.7192.
About Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation:
The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation provides financial support to qualified cancer patients in the state of Florida for expenses such as rent or mortgage, car payments and utility bills. By giving patients peace of mind in knowing that their bills are being paid while they are undergoing treatment, the FCS Foundation allows them to concentrate on what really matters – fighting cancer.
Due to the generosity of the Florida Cancer Specialists partner physicians in covering all overhead expenses for the Foundation, 100% of donations received go directly towards paying the essential non-medical living expenses of an adult battling cancer.
The Foundation is a 501(3)(c) nonprofit organization and located at 5204 Paylor Lane in Sarasota, Florida. Learn more about the FCS Foundation at: Foundation.FLCancer.com or call 941.677.7181.
For More Information, Contact:
Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
Lynn Rasys, Executive Director LRasys@FLCancer.com