The David Allen Company MS Gold Tournament will be held on Friday, June 12, at the Heritage Hunt Golf and Country Club in Gainesville, VA. Spearheaded by Phil and Kathy Holcomb, partnered with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the 15th annual charity event unites golfers for a day of fun, fundraising and awareness about MS.
The David Allen Company, a flooring
contractor, is recruiting participants and sponsors, as well as looking for
raffle prize donations. Participants will enjoy a complete program of special
events, including 18 holes of golf, lunch, and raffle prizes at the awards
banquet after golf.
Registration is $300 per person and
will begin at 10 a.m. Additional sponsorship opportunities are available.
Twenty years ago, Kathy Halcomb was
diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable neurological disease that
interrupts the flow of information from the brain to the body. The symptoms of
MS can be varied and often unpredictable, ranging from numbness and imbalance
to paralysis and blindness. There is no cure for MS.
In its first year, the David Allen
Company MS Golf Tournament raised $800. Last year, the event an all-time high
of $80,000 - donated to the National Capital Chapter to support local programs
and services for people affected by the disease.
Diane Metzger at (202) 296-5363 for more information, or email PR@msandyou.org.