The golf course at Flat Creek Country Club will be filled on Monday, October 7 for the 19th annual Piedmont Fayette Hospital Auxiliary Golf Classic presented by BMW of South Atlanta. The event is scheduled for a 10 a.m. shotgun start, but registration, a continental breakfast, the practice range, and a putting contest are open to golfers at 8 a.m.
Proceeds from this year‘s tournament, The Drive to End Cancer, will be used to support ongoing programming in The Thomas F. Chapman Family Cancer Wellness Center at Piedmont Fayette, as well as other services for oncology patients receiving care from the hospital‘s comprehensive cancer care program. In conjunction with the golf tournament, presenting sponsor BMW of South Atlanta is dedicating the month of October as the ULTIMATE Drive to End Cancer. For every BMW sold during the month, BMW will donate $100 to Cancer Wellness at Piedmont Fayette.
The annual golf tournament is a great way for the community to come together and support Piedmont Fayette, said Amby Jordan, president of the Piedmont Fayette Hospital Auxiliary.
“We are thrilled that this year‘s tournament once again has a focus on helping the many cancer services offered at the hospital for patients and their families.“
The tournament is a four-person scramble and golfers will receive an appreciation gift and goodie bag, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and snacks, as well as a putting contest and raffles.
There will also be contests for Closest to Pin, Longest Drive, and Most Accurate Drive.
Sponsors for this year‘s tournament include Brasfield & Gorrie, SunTrust Bank, MetroAtlanta Ambulance Service, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan, Meadows & Ohly, Pace Lynch, Robert Lenox, Warner, Hooper & Ramsey, Bachelor & Kimball, Randolph Williamson, Arbor Terrace, and Wendy‘s Peachtree City and Fayetteville.
The deadline to register as a sponsor or player is Friday, September 20. The number of spots available for golfers is limited, so act fast. Contact Paige Muh at 770.719.5758 for more information or register online at piedmont.org/pfhgolf.