Sister M. Anselma and St. Louis Cardinals fan favorite, Fredbird, enjoy a day on the links during the 2015 OSF Saint Anthony’s Foundation golf tournament. Over the last 15 years, the tournament has raised more than $800,000 for OSF Saint Anthony’s Cancer Center of Excellence. For information, call (618) 463-5168.
ALTON — The OSF Saint Anthony’s Foundation 16th annual Charity Golf Tournament is set for Monday, June 6, at Spencer T. Olin Golf Course.
Cash prizes are awarded in three flights for first-, second- and third-place teams. Golfer fees are $185 per person, which includes lunch and dinner. Additional sponsorship levels ranging from $200 to $10,000 are available.
Special hole-in-one prizes include a $10,000 cash prize sponsored by Carrollton Bank and a 2-year vehicle lease sponsored by Roberts Motors. The event will feature a silent auction of gift baskets donated by OSF Saint Anthony’s Mission Partners and local businesses.
Wells Fargo Advisors returns as the Title Sponsor for the fundraiser, which benefits cancer services at OSF Saint Anthony’s Health Center. Since 2001, the event has raised more than $800,000 for the cancer program.
“We are grateful for the years of support from Wells Fargo,” said Lee McRaven, annual fund coordinator for OSF Saint Anthony’s Foundation. “Their dedication has made this tournament one of the area’s premier events and it supports a great cause.”
Major sponsors include Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale P.C.; G & G Anesthesia LLC; Helmkamp Construction Co.; Kone Elevators; Lewis Rice LLC; Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery; Schumacher Clinical Partners; Thompson Coburn; Wegman Electric; Hinshaw and Culbertson LLP; Hult Marketing and Lewis & Clark Community College.
The tournament is co-chaired by two committee members of OSF Saint Anthony’s Foundation: Monica Bristow, president of the RiverBend Growth Association; and Mark Kratschmer, vice president of Wegman Electric. Several Sisters from the Order of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George will be on hand to greet golfers.
To register a team in the tournament or for sponsorship information, call OSF Saint Anthony’s Foundation at (618) 463-5168.