|WHAT:||Second Annual Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation Golf Tournament: “Swinging for Scholarships”|
This event is open to golf foursomes only. It is limited to 32 on a first come, first serve basis.
The mission of Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation is to ensure the excellence as well as the continuance of Catholic schools on Long Island by increasing awareness and by providing scholarships and program funding for the needs of students and schools.
|WHEN:||Monday, September 17, 2007 |
10:30 a.m.: Registration and Brunch
12:30 p.m.: Tee-off
5:30 p.m.: Cocktail Reception, Awards Ceremony and Raffle Drawing
|WHERE:||Meadow Brook Club |
Jericho, New York
|FOR MORE INFORMATION:||Register online at www.tomorrowshopefoundation.org or call 516-745-6644 x132/133|
|About The Diocese of Rockville Centre|
The Diocese of Rockville Centre was formed in 1957 and covers 1,222 square miles in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. The diocese serves approximately 1.4 million Catholics (total population in both counties is approximately 3.3 million). There are 134 parishes in 115 towns. Last year over 20,000 baptisms, 18,000 confirmations, 20,000 first communions and 5,000 marriages took place in the diocese. There are 2,137 students in Catholic kindergarten, 23,825 in primary or elementary school, 12,628 in secondary school and 3,300 in higher institutions. There are 76 Catholic elementary and high schools and one Catholic college in the diocese. Catholic Health Services of Long Island consists of five hospitals, three nursing homes, two home-care agencies, two senior housing complexes, a community-based home for those with special needs and a hospice. Last year, Catholic Charities assisted more than 80,000 individuals who are poor, vulnerable and disadvantaged on Long Island. For more information, visit www.drvc.org
Sean P. Dolan
Director of Communications
516-678-5800, ext. 625