$15,000 Raised for Ronald McDonald House

Published: April 12th, 2017

Category: Feature

 

2017 UF Health Shands Perioperative Golf Classic

UF Health Shands Perioperative Golf Classic raised $15,000 for Ronald McDonald House this year! Eighty-eight golfers came out to Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club for the event on Saturday April 8th.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida assists families with seriously ill children being treated at area medical facilities through two programs: the Ronald McDonald House located in Gainesville, Florida and the Ronald McDonald Family Room located at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. 31 families benefit each night from the temporary housing, basic amenities and support to families with children receiving treatment at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

Special thanks to Timothy E. Morey, MD; Timothy W. Martin, MD, MBA; Gregory M. Janelle, MD, FASE;  Michael A. Arnold, DO; Patrick James Tighe, MD, MS; and Rene Przkora, MD, PhD for sponsoring our residents in the tournament.