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General Hospital Invites Golfers to Join Them in Driving in the Future of Health Care


Walla Walla General Hospital is hosting its first benefit golf tournament and awards dinner Sunday, May 17, 2009 to raise funds for the enhancement of its acute care and surgical centers.

The event will be held at the Wine Valley Golf Club, which opens in early spring, making this one of the first opportunities for Walla Walla golfers to enjoy the new course. Registration, warm-up and complementary health screenings begin at 11 a.m. Registration will continue until the shotgun tee off at 1:30 p.m.

"We are excited to be partnering with our community, friends and sponsors for this new event to continue to improve the quality of health care in our community," says John Cress, executive director of the Walla Walla General Hospital Foundation.

The tournament format will be a four-person team scramble with a shotgun start. Participants may register individually or in teams. For more information please call (509)-527-8301.