SJMPH Foundation Announces 33rd Annual Mercy-Chafty Memorial Golf Outing
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 3, 2013
ST. JOSEPH MERCY FOUNDATION HOSTS 33ND ANNUAL
MERCY ~ CHAFTY MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING
Port Huron, MI… St. Joseph Mercy Foundation is pleased to host the Thirty-Third Annual Mercy ~ Chafty Memorial Golf Outing. You’re invited to grab your clubs and head out for a fun-filled day of golf while helping to support special projects of the award-winning Mercy Regional Cancer Center and the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health. The Peoples’ Clinic is cosponsored by the St. Clair County Medical Society and St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron, and is funded in part by the United Way of St. Clair County.
This year’s event will be held Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at Port Huron Golf Club. An afternoon flight will be offered in this modified 18-hole golf scramble for male, female and mixed foursomes. The event begins with registration at 11:30 a.m., and includes a buffet lunch. An outstanding dinner and auction will follow the day’s fun-filled activities with a Hawaiian theme.
Last year’s Mercy ~ Chafty Memorial Golf Outing raised more than $44,000 to support the Mercy Regional Cancer Center and provide medical care for the poor and uninsured through the Peoples’ Clinic. As the needs in our community continue to grow so, too, does the need for your continued support. At St. Joseph Mercy, your contributions touch the individual lives of so many.
To find out more about Mercy ~ Chafty Memorial Golf Outing, including golf packages and corporate sponsorships, call the St. Joseph Mercy Foundation at 810-985-1675.
For more information about the St. Joseph Mercy Foundation, the Mercy Regional Cancer Center and Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health, visit the St. Joseph Mercy website: mymercy.us. Check out St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron on both facebook and twitter.
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St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron. A member of the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System.
St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron (SJMPH)
Founded in 1954 by the Religious Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Port Huron, MI, is a 164-bed acute care, community-based hospital providing adult medical/surgical services; emergency care; cancer care; cardiac care; inpatient rehabilitation services, including stroke care; orthopedics and joint replacement; bariatric services and a vast number of other outpatient testing, health, and medical services. As a not-for-profit hospital, SJMPH reinvests all profits back into the communities we serve, while providing patients with the utmost compassion and care. SJMPH was recently awarded accreditation from The Joint Commission and was provided its “Gold Seal of Approval”. SJMPH’s cancer program was named “best in cancer care” and was the first hospital in St. Clair County to receive the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons . St. Joseph Mercy was the second hospital in the state of Michigan to offer access to partial knee robotic surgery, and the first in the state to provide robotic surgery for total hip replacement. In addition to offering the only access to open MRI services through Advanced MRI; SJMPH also provides access to specialized care through a Senior ER. SJMPH is located in St. Clair County and the Thumb region, northeast of Detroit, Michigan. St. Joseph Mercy Hospital is a member of the Saint Joseph Mercy Health System. For more information, visit: mymercy.us.