Hospital Foundation Hosts Golf Scramble this Friday

Hospital Foundation Hosts Golf Scramble this Friday


Salem, Indiana – August 28, 2012 – The Hospital Foundation of Washington County, Inc. will host a golf scramble on Friday, September 14 at Hidden Creek Golf Club in Sellersburg, IN. Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. This year the event will also include a silent auction.  While silent auction items are still being collected, to date, a Peyton Manning autographed football, and a signed UofL football and basketball and tickets to various sporting events are just a few of the most sought after items to be offered.

Teams are $400 for four players which include green fees, cart rental, lunch, snacks and drink tickets. Individual registrations are $100 per person. The winning teams will be awarded cash prizes.

All money raised from the tournament will go toward renovations within the hospital.  “The Hospital Foundation has already provided funds to purchase new flooring in the main entrance of the hospital and new paint and lighting in the Emergency Room,” said Lee Jaeger, CEO of St.Vincent Salem Hospital and Vice-President of the Hospital Foundation. “The funds raised at this golf outing will allow the Foundation to continue investing in the improvement of our facility.”

Each golfer will also have the chance to win a $10,000 cash prize by carding a hole-in-one on the seventeenth hole.

Sponsorship opportunities with various pricing options are also available for the tournament. Corporate Sponsors include: First Harrison Bank, Washington County Medical Association and Premier Care.

For more information on the golf scramble, to register a team or to become a sponsor, please call Tournament Director, Melissa Richardson, at 883.5881 ext. 1366 or e-mail at