Jess Parrish Medical Foundation (JPMF) has announced the law firm of Zumpano
Patricios & Winker, P.A. as the presenting sponsor for the annual
Fran Gerrett Memorial Golf Classic on Friday, April 13.
More than 200 golfers are expected to play in the two-course tournament
with all proceeds benefiting The Children’s Center (TCC), a service
of Parrish Healthcare, and one-stop childhood development resource center.
TCC provides a safe and healing environment for special needs and/or typically
developing children to learn and grow, along with an array of health,
education and human services under one roof.
“Zumpano Patricios & Winker, P.A. is honored to once again partner
with Jess Parrish Medical Foundation as presenting sponsor for this year’s
Fran Gerrett Memorial Golf Classic. We are committed to continuing the
foundation’s mission of providing healing experiences to families
throughout Brevard County, and it is our privilege to support future generations
through the vital programs and services offered at The Children’s
Center,” said Joseph I. Zumpano, managing shareholder at Zumpano
Patricios & Winker, P.A.
Registration begins at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Tournament
players can choose between two golf courses – the members-only La
Cita Golf & Country Club or The Great Outdoors Golf Club with the
beautiful nature of the St. John's wildlife refuge.
Course selection is first-come, first-choice with paid registration. The
tournament format will be a four-player scramble with fun contests, including
a chance to win a $1,000 cash prize when purchasing a raffle ticket for $20.
Participants need not be present to win. Winners will be announced immediately
following the awards ceremony. The tournament is a fun-filled event which
allows you to golf and give back at the same time.
Fran Gerrett served as the director of Materials Management at Parrish
Medical Center for 24 years. Fran passed away in 2012, but the annual
golf tournament lives on as a tribute to his longtime dedication to our
community and favorite charity, The Children’s Center. The golf
classic is organized by community leaders and volunteers. Event co-chairs
are Kathy Myer and Greg Sparkman. Other members of the golf committee
include Santi Bulnes, Amy Craddock, Anita Currie, Lori Duester, Esther
Porta, Christie Rimsky, Leigh Spradling, Misty Wilson and Suzanne Yarbrough.
The foundation welcomes all businesses and organizations to participate
and support the event. A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available
beginning at $500. Individual player costs are $85, which includes golf,
lunch and dinner.
For more information about sponsorship packages or to purchase general
admission and raffle tickets, please call Jess Parrish Medical Foundation
at (321) 269-4066 or visit www.parrishmedfoundation.com/golf.