13th Annual MUM Golf Tournament a Success
September 21, 2010
The 13th Annual Midge and Miles Underwood Memorial Golf Tournament raised $17,500, benefiting DeKalb County Hospice. “We had a great time golfing and a there was a wonderful turnout for our dinner, raffle and silent auction. The committee sends their thanks to the many people who joined us and made donations to the highly successful event,” said Mary Curran, MUM Co-Chair.
In the thirteen years of the tournament, MUM has raised $240,000 to benefit DeKalb County Hospice. MUM proceeds are donated to DeKalb County Hospice which supports its many services offered to terminally ill patients and their families in DeKalb County. “The MUM golf tournament and other fundraising events are critical to ensure that Hospice can continue to provide services for our community,” said Karen Hagen, Executive Director of DeKalb County Hospice.
Coordinators of the Midge and Miles Underwood Memorial golf tournament are LPGA teaching professional Sandy Underwood and her sister Mary Underwood Curran. MUM is held in memory of their mother and father who introduced them to the sport of golf. Other committee members are Pam Kitterman, Nate Kitterman, Lea Gorman, Renee Ellingson, Linda Linden, and Leslie Jacox.
For more information on how you can be involved, please call Pam Kitterman, DeKalb County Hospice, at 815.756.3000 or visit www.dekalbcountyhospice.org.Share |