JPMF Announces Golf Tournament
The Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) “Golf Classic 2011”
will be held on December 10, 2011 at Sherwood Golf Club in Titusville.
Registration begins at 7 am, with a shotgun start at 8 am. The tournament
will have a modified scramble format.
Proceeds will benefit the Parrish Early Care and Education (PECE) program
at The Children's Center in Titusville. The PECE program provides
high quality developmental and educational care in fully inclusive classrooms
where typically developing children and those with special needs learn together.
“JPMF has been supporting The Children’s Center since its
inception in 2000. Participation in this golf tournament is just one way
to help provide the financial support for quality teachers who nurture
and support the children in our community so they grow and develop to
their fullest potential,” said Greg Sparkman, co-chair, JPMF 2011
Golf Classic Committee.
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office will host a ball drop at 1:30
pm. Tickets for the ball drop are $20 each for a one in 250 chance to
win up to $1,000. Winners need not be present. Additionally, Ron Norris
Honda, Buick, GMC & Ford has generously sponsored a Hole-in-One Contest
for a chance to win a car.
The cost per player is $75, which includes lunch catered by La Cita Country
Club, and chances at awards and prizes. Sponsorships are available at
the following levels: $500 Gold Corporate Sponsor, which includes one
foursome, one hole sponsor sign and signage at the event; $200 Silver
Corporate Sponsor, which includes one hole sponsor sign and signage at
the event; and a Door Prize Sponsor, which includes signage at the event.
The JPMF Golf Classic 2011 committee has begun fundraising efforts toward
the $10,000 goal. Current event sponsors include: Coastal Ambulance, Fran
Gerrett, Graphic Press, Industrial Steel, Inc., La Cita Country Club,
MedFast Urgent Care Centers, Inc., and Sherwood Golf Club.
Event co-chairs are Greg Sparkman, past chairman of the JPMF board of
directors, and Kathy Myer, director of women’s services at Parrish
Medical Center. Other committee members are: Dr. Anthony Allotta, Jackie
Allotta, Santi Bulnes, Lori Duester, Paul Duester, Fran Gerrett, Randa
Itani, Bill Moore, Debby Settle, Tim Skeldon, Holly Woolsey and Suzanne
For sponsorship and/or event information, or to purchase ball drop tickets,
call The Children’s Center at 321-264-0855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.