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First Annual Arpin Strong Golf Outing Raises Over $17,000 for Charity

June 09, 2014

The First Annual Arpin Strong Golf Outing has successfully raised $17,030 for charity.

“We are overjoyed by the success of our first annual Arpin Strong Golf Outing and the community spirit all of our participants and sponsors displayed,” said Mike Killoran, treasurer of the Arpin Charitable Fund, Inc. “This money will contribute to several important causes, where it is greatly needed.”

Of the over $17,000 raised, $14,000 will be split equally in denominations of $3,500 and donated to the following charitable organizations: the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, Save the Bay, the Tomorrow Fund and the Wounded Warrior Project. The remainder of the funds will be used to promote other non-profit organizations and to continue with regular monthly donations to various charities.

We are especially grateful for the hard work of our board members and volunteers.

Special thanks to the following individuals:

Board members – Mark Dearborn, Michael Killoran, Kathy Frazier, Brian Asay, Christina Sarza, Chris Kunzmann and Mario Lemme.

Volunteers – Roxana Andrews, Kathryn Antosh, Jessica Cavallaro, Schelly Decker, Janet Kurucz, Liz Letourneau, Veronica Lind, Stacy O’Neill, David Vieira and Qiwei Zhao.

We also wish to thank our generous sponsors who made this event possible:

Platinum sponsors (minimum sponsorship $2,000) – Courtney International Forwarding, High Relocation Worldwide-Korea and LGC&D, LLP.

Gold sponsors (minimum sponsorship $1,000) – Capacity Coverage, Dependable Auto Shippers, Global Transportation, Labor Ready, Mellor Agency, Nuss Relocation, Steven Freight Services and
Tarbox Hyundai (for the donation of a car).

Mark your calendars! The Second Annual Arpin Strong Golf Outing has been scheduled for May 16, 2015, at the New England Country Club.