Enduring Hearts and The Erik Compton Foundation Team Up for Charity Golf Classic to Fund Innovative Heart Transplant Research
WASHINGTON, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Non-profit organizations Enduring Hearts and The Erik Compton Foundation (the Foundation of two-time heart transplant recipient and PGA tour player Erik Compton) are partnering to host a charity golf outing on Monday, June 20. The Enduring Hearts and The Erik Compton Foundation Charity Golf Classic, presented by Row6, will take place at the Lakewood Country Club, 13901 Glen Mill Road, in Rockville, MD.
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The mission of Enduring Hearts is to fund important and innovative research to increase the longevity of pediatric heart transplants, and improve the quality of life for transplant recipients. The Erik Compton Foundation shares these goals in pursuit of longer lives for all heart transplant recipients, and increasing awareness of the importance of organ donation.
The event begins at 10:00 a.m. with a 4-hole PGA Tour pro shootout. This is a unique opportunity to walk four holes alongside PGA Tour pros inside the ropes, providing an up close experience with some of the game's best. Noon marks the shot gun start for the 18-hole tournament. Lunch, snacks, dinner, and cocktail reception will be provided to all players along with gift bags. A silent auction will be included in the evening program. Sponsorship and foursomes information can be found at www.enduringhearts.org/site/golf
In addition to Row6, Sionic Mobile is also sponsoring the event.
Daniel Gilbert – Erik Compton Foundation 585-967-5504, Email
Ankur Chatterjee – Enduring Hearts 678-612-5033, Email
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