To the Editor,
On behalf of the Boys and Girls Club of Weirton, the board of directors would like to take the opportunity to thank all those who generously donated to make our 10th-annual Golf Scramble held at Mountaineer's Woodview Golf Course on Sept. 1 a great success.
A big thank you to Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort for the continuous support of our organization and event.
And a big thank you to our corporate sponsors: First Choice America FCU, Gurrera Law Offices, Hancock County Savings Bank, James White Construction, Washington Auto Mall and the Pain Center.
Hole sponsors were Marsh Pipe & Supply Co.; Smitty's Carpet Connection; Morelli Law; Michael G. DiDomenico, CPA; Dittmar, Taylor and Makricostas; Gurrera Plumbing; Deborah Lind; Alice Price; Orchards at Foxcrest; Holidays Cove Corp.; Schenerlein and Sligar; Frank and Judith Neely; WesBanco Bank; the Wingett family; Del. Randy Swartzmiller; Dan's Plumbing, Heating and Cooling; Follansbee Pharmacy; Rokisky and Associates; A.E. Pelley; Attorney Sharon N. Bogarad; Dee-Jay's BBQ Ribs; Tony P. Sellitti Construction; Attorney David B. Cross; S.M. Magnone, CPA; Paper & Press Ink; J. Thomas Madden, Attorney at Law; James Banketas; Assure America Corp.; United Bank; Frankovitch, Anetakis, Colantonio and Simon; Helen Jackson-Gillison Law Office; Edward L. Gillison Jr., Esquire; H.E. Neumann Co.; Penn Way Pharmacy; Guida Law Offices; Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home; Theo-Yianni's Greek Restaurant; Orecchio Properties WeirtonProperty.com; Palmeri's Contracting; Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Mazur.
Breakfast was sponsored by Gus's Goodies, lunch sponsored by Subway (Rip Dawson), dinner sponsored by an anonymous donor and provided by Undo's, Steel City Distribution (Dan Marino) sponsored beverages, and to the City of Weirton and Weirton Geriatric Center for sponsoring the putt-putt contest.
A total of 19 teams participated in this year's event. The event raised over $15,000 and all proceeds will go toward our After School Nutrition Program and other programs within the club.
Once again, a big thank you to Vince Azzarello for all his hard work in making this tournament a success, and all of our local businesses who donated so generously with door prizes, and finally Mr. Craig Howell, editor of The Weirton Daily Times for his help in always promoting Boys and Girls Club events.
Kimberly Azzarello, event chair
George B. Vargo, executive director