Golf tournament to be held July 28 in Mercersburg


MERCERSBURG, Pa. – The Cottage Open Golf Tournament will take place Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Whitetail Golf Course, 11573 Blairs Valley Road, Mercersburg. The tournament will begin with a Shotgun Tee Off at 7:30 a.m. Lunch will follow.

Proceeds benefit Chambersburg Hospital’s Hennessy Home where cancer patients receiving care at Summit Cancer and Hematology Services or Chambersburg Hospital, and their adult family members, have access to temporary, affordable accommodations.

The Hennessy Home was donated to the Chambersburg Hospital by Mary Barbara Hennessy in 1999. It was Mary Barbara’s wish to share her home with others facing difficult circumstances.

The Cottage has held its annual event to support the Hennessy Home since 2000. To date, the event has raised over $45,000.

To participate in The Cottage Open Golf Tournament as a golfer or sponsor, contact Tom Boock at (717) 264-8543.  Registration deadline is July 15.

For more information about The Hennessy Home, contact the Development Office at the Chambersburg Hospital at (717) 267-7703.


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