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2012 charity tournament schedule


The Roy-Hart Basketball Alumni and Friends Tournament will be May 19 at Shelridge Country Club, 10994 Telegraph Road, Medina. The tournament will benefit the Roy-Hart boys basketball program. Cost is $75 and includes golf, cart, dinner and prizes. Shotgun start at 2 p.m. Contact Mark Rydza at



The Ralph & Grace Galanti Memorial Golf Tournament is June 9 at Gowanda Country Club with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. Cost is $90 and includes golf, cart, deluxe buffet dinner and two hours open bar after golf. Proceeds benefit the Galanti Memorial Athletic Fun and assists funding amateur athletic organizations. Contact Ralph Galanti at 822-4708 or Joanna Nervo at 480-9237.

The 28th Daemen College Golf Classic will be June 18 at Park Country Club, 4949 Sheridan Drive. Registration begins at 11 a.m. and includes lunch, a shotgun start, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, dinner, awards presentation and an auction. No cargo-style pants or shorts are allowed on the course. Call (800) 462-7652.

The Old 1st Ward Community Association will host the 15th Emerald Open June 24 at Harvest Hill Golf Club. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. Cost is $85 and includes cart, lunch, dinner and prizes. Call 856-8613.

The Bishop Timon-St. Jude Green and Gold Golf Classic will be held June 25 at Brierwood Country Club, 4324 Rogers Road, Hamburg. Shotgun start at 1 p.m. Cost is $125 for an individual, or $500 for a foursome and includes golf, cart, beverages, lunch, cocktails and dinner. Sponsorships available for $2,500, $1,000, $750 and $250. Call Kevin P. McLaughlin at 826-3610, ext. 251.

Tee It Up For The Kids Tournament to benefit the Variety Club telethon with be held June 25 at Westwood Country Club, 722 North Forest Road, Williamsville. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10:30. Cost is $295 and includes golf, cart and dinner. Call 854-7577 for information.

The 28th annual Golf Classic, to benefit The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Northtowns, will be held June 25 at Fox Valley Country Club, 6161 Genesee St., Lancaster. Fee includes golf and cart, prizes and raffles. Contact Art at 491-7988 for information.

The D'Youville College Alumni Golf Tournament will be held June 29 at The Links at Ivy Ridge in Akron. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $110 per individual, $400 for a foursome, and $40 for dinner only. Cost includes entry to all events, golf and cart, lunch, cocktail hour, dinner, awards banquet and prizes. For information on sponsorship or donations contact Dave Loreto at To register online visit



The Come and Get Some Annual Golf Tournament for the Hospice Foundation will be held at 12:30 p.m. July 13 at Chestnut Hill Country Club, 1330 Broadway, Darien Center. Cost is $80 per golfer and includes 18 holes, cart, lunch, steak dinner and prizes. Tickets for dinner only are $40. Contact Jill Pogodzinski at or visit Payments and donations are due by June 15.

Friends of the NY44 Benefits Plan Inc. will host their third annual tournament and day excursion July 19 at Chestnut Hill Country Club, 1300 Broadway, Darien Center. Proceeds Benefit the Hospice Foundation. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $100 per player and includes lunch, happy hour, steak dinner and dessert. For information, registration forms and itineraries visit

The 20th State Farm Agents Charity Golf Tournament to benefit Cradle Beach will be July 23 at Fox Valley, 6161 Genesee St., Lancaster. Entry fee is $200 per golfer and $800 per foursome. Call Diane Martorana at 549-6307, ext. 201.

The fourth annual Tom Borrelli Memorial Tournament will be July 30 at Holland Hills Country Club. The event benefits the Borrelli Memorial Award and Scholarship Fund. The awards, which will go to WNY's top senior male and female high school lacrosse players, will be presented at the dinner following the tournament. The $100 cost per golfer includes golf (10 a.m. shotgun scramble), cart, chicken and ribs dinner, one-hour open bar and prizes. There are a limited amount of dinner-only spots at $25 per person. To register or to donate, mail a check payable to the Tom Borrelli Memorial Award and Scholarship Fund, along with the names of golfers, dinner guests and a contact email address and phone number to: Tom Borrelli Memorial Award, Sports Department, The Buffalo News, P.O. Box 100, Buffalo, NY 14240.



The Lancaster/Depew Rotary Club golf outing will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 6 at Diamond Hawk Golf Course, 255 Sonwil Drive, Cheektowaga. Cost is $110 per golfer and includes golf and cart, lunch, open bar, dinner and prizes. Call Jack Newhouse at 686-9251 or email

The Bowling Proprietors of WNY will hold its third annual event Aug. 6 at Lancaster CC, 6061 Broadway St., Lancaster. The event is a fundraiser for their youth scholarship fund, which has awarded more than $120,000 to area students. Cost is $185. Call Jim Russo at 818-1800.



The West Seneca West Sports Boosters are holding their fourth Annual Scholarship Golf Outing on Sept. 8 at Harvest Hill Golf Center, 3052 Old Transit Road, Orchard Park. Registration is at 10:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon. Cost is $95 and includes golf, cart, prizes and a chicken and ribs dinner. Call Pete Williams at 675-8874.

The sixth annual Dunlop Ride for Charity Golf Outing will be held Sept. 14 with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. at River Oaks Golf Course, 201 Whitehaven Road, Grand Island. Cost is $100 for individuals and $400 for teams of four and includes golf, cart, and lunch. Food, awards and prizes afterward at Sheridan Park. Proceeds go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. For golf questions call Kirk Stubbendeck at 879-8844 or 796-7335. For vendor information, sponsorships, and registration call 879-8432 or visit

The Marie Jackson Women's Scramble Golf Tournament will be Sept. 15 at Cazenovia Golf Course, 1 Willink Ave. The 9-hole, women's-only, shotgun tourney is $45 and includes light lunch, draft beer, wine, soda and prizes. A limited number of carts are available for $10 each. Proceeds benefit scholarships for four South Buffalo eighth graders. After party to be held at Doc Sullivan's on Abbott Road. Call Patty Jackson-Doctor at 823-5862.

The second annual Trinity Church Golf Tournament is Sept. 15 at Concord Crest Golf Course, 9255 Genesee Road, East Concord. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. Cost is $80 and includes cart, lunch and chicken or steak dinner. To register, visit or call 649-4320.