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Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation Golf Event A ‘Hole In One’
Annual event raised more than $106,000
Lexington, Ky. (June 25, 2015)—Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation, part of KentuckyOne Health, hosted its annual golf scramble on Monday, June 8, 2015 at the University Club of Kentucky. The event raised more than $106,000 to support mission and outreach programs at Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East and Saint Joseph Jessamine RJ Corman Ambulatory Care Center.
This premier golf event, presented by Bluegrass Oxygen, has raised more than $2.1 million over the past 26 years to fund projects including the expansion of KentuckyOne Health Breast Care at Saint Joseph East, nursing scholarships, the Appalachian Outreach Program and Yes, Mamm! Mammography financial assistance and other hospital outreach needs.
“Every dollar raised here, stays here.” said Mike Marnhout, long time chair of the golf committee and Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation board member. “The proceeds from this event make a significant impact on the patients and families that rely on us, and we can’t wait to continue impacting lives next year.”
The annual Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation golf event results are as follows:
Big Blue course winners:
1. Larry Reynolds, Jody Mudd, Marty Neihaus and Adam Reynolds – Continuing Care Hospital Team
2. Bradford Stengel, Allen Love, Jimmy Benson and David Higgins – Stengel Hill Architecture Team
3. Charlie Rose, Jon Hatfield, Brandon Woody and Toby Mullins – Second Continuing Care Hospital Team
Wildcat course winners:
1. Scott Mills, Joe Stamper, Robert Streetman and Rick Owens – Middlesboro Coca Cola Team
2. Nelson Smith, Trae Joyce, Matt Eller and Paul Misback – Republic National Distributing Company Team 1
3. Casey Cline, Dixon Dedmon, Billy Hayden and Dennis George – Republic National Distributing Company Team 2
About Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation
The Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation, part of KentuckyOne Health, raises and administers funds to support the core values and mission of Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East and Saint Joseph Jessamine RJ Corman Ambulatory Care Center. One of the Foundation’s goals is to bridge the gap between medicine and compassion. The Foundation is always looking for ways to assist those in need and is funded solely by the generous contributions. For more information, please call 859.313.1705 or www.saintjosephfoundation.org.
About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health, the largest and most comprehensive health system in the Commonwealth, has more than 200 locations, including hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved. The system is made up of the former Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s HealthCare and Saint Joseph Health System, along with the University of Louisville Hospital and James Graham Brown Cancer Center. KentuckyOne Health is proud of and strengthened by its Catholic, Jewish and academic heritages.