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Press Release

Catholic Charities To Host 20th Annual Golf Outing

CC-logoGREEN BAY, Wis. (July 9, 2012) -- The 20th Annual Spalding Endowment Golf Outing will be held Monday, July 23 at NorthBrook Country Club in Luxemburg. Proceeds will benefit Catholic Charities, a non-profit agency of the Diocese of Green Bay that provides services based on Christian values to individuals, families and the community in 16 counties throughout northeast Wisconsin.

The golf outing is named for Rev. William J. Spalding, retired director of Catholic Charities.

Catholic Charities Depends on Generosity of Others

"Catholic Charities is dependent on the generosity of others to ensure that services to the most vulnerable among us can be provided," said Ted Phernetton, director of Catholic Charities. "Our golf event supports our efforts to serve. We are so very thankful to all those who support and attend our event and are especially thankful to those people like Jim Hogan, Harry Maier, John Spalding and Dick Tringali who have worked so hard through the years to ensure our event contributed to our mission."

Cost of the event is $125 per golfer, which includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, golf balls, door prizes, lunch and dinner. For registration information, call the Green Bay office of Catholic Charities at (920) 272-8234. The registration deadline is Friday, July 13.


Who We Are

The Catholic Diocese of Green Bay works to bring the Good News of Jesus Christ by helping people in need and by providing academic, leadership and spiritual formation opportunities to parish and school leaders. Established in 1868, the Diocese is composed of 345,000 Catholics in 16 counties: Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Forest, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara and Winnebago.


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