SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

June 17, 2013

Letter: Community spirit made for great golf


The Salem News

---- — To the editor:

The Ward 4 Scholarship Committee recently held its 12th annual fundraiser at the Meadows in Peabody. We wish to thank the following people and businesses for their generous donations:

The hole sponsors were the Law Offices of Barry Feinstein, Lyon Waugh Auto Group, District Attorney Jon Blodgett, Mar Gatti-EA-CFP,

Community Credit Union, John Januario and RADON 4.0 LLC, Mike Zellen and the North Shore Bank, David and Jackie Ankeles, Jack Keilty, Treadwell’s Ice Cream — Tom and Sharon Gould, attorney John Slattery, McVann-O’Keefe Rink, General Environmetal Services, Woodworth Pro Shop, Michael Campbell and Campbell Associates, Congressman John Tierney, Gravoc and David and Cathy Gravel, and state Sen. Joan Lovely.

Other gift donations were received from Ted Bettencourt, Nick DeCoulas, Peter and Jeannette McGinn, Bob Louf, Peter Donovan, Leonore and Mary Coan, the Driscoll family, Kosmos Evangilides, Tom Paras, the Murphy family, the Ryan family, Bob Simi, the Karalolas family, the Frangais family, the Gingras family, the Kirk family, the Tsoukalas family and the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home. We would like to thank the Marriott, the Wardhurst, Sylvan Street Grille and Land & Sea for their prize donations.

We would like to thank all of our golfers for their enthusiastic participation and support! Their kind generosity has enabled the committee through the years to award more than 250 scholarships to the senior students of Ward 4.

We would also like to thank Peter Cronan and the staff at The Peabody Meadows for the wonderful job of hosting our tournament. A special thanks also goes to Peter Routses, his waitstaff and the Wardhurst Restaurant for their warm hospitality and the excellent dinner after the tournament.

Thanks to all our participants. Your efforts will once again provide scholarships for the children of Ward Four. What a wonderful way to spend a glorious day!

Thank you everyone!

Bob and Sally Driscoll

Bob and Terri Murphy

Jim and Ginny Ryan

The Ward 4 Golf Committee

Peabody