MA League Charity Golf Tournament Raises More than $27K for the Homeless

The 100 golfers who traveled to Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northboro, MA, for the Massachusetts Credit Union League's Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless raised $27,000 for this great cause and they enjoyed a fabulous summer day out on the course.

Members Plus Credit Union once again demonstrated their commitment to this great cause by sponsoring the tournament awards banquet.  Additional sponsors including:  CU Direct Corporation, CUNA Mutual Group, Digital Federal Credit Union, Harvard University Employees Credit Union, UMassFive College Federal Credit Union, MassMutual Federal Credit Union, and Tricorp Federal Credit Union displayed their commitment with a sponsorship of $750 or more.  A complete list of sponsors is shown below.
The team from MassMutual Federal Credit Union took the First Place award with an impressive score of 12 under and the group from Metro Credit Union took Second Place with 6 under.  The team consisting of New Bedford Credit Union, CO-OP Financial Services and the MA Credit Union League showed the most courage as the Most Honest Team for the day.  Several golfers demonstrated their individual skills as they competed in most accurate drive and closest to the pin contests.  Men's most accurate drive - Chip Lattanzio, Winbrook; Women's most accurate drive - Cheryl Gorman, Harvard University Employees Credit Union; Closest to the Pin #1 - Steve Roy, Tricorp Federal Credit Union; #5 Kevin Kaeding, Kaeding & Company; #8 Steve Jones, Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union; and #14 Ray Muise, MassMutual Federal Credit Union.  Harvard University Employees Credit Union and Quincy Credit Union won the Safety in Numbers Award for fielding the largest number of golfers on the course with eight.

At the awards banquet, the golfers heard from Lois Ferraresso, associate director of the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless. Lois expressed her sincerest thanks to all the credit unions for their continued support, kindness, and generous spirits to help the Coalition fight to end homelessness.
League President Paul Gentile thanked Lois and her colleague's for the fine work that they do and thanked the credit unions for their generosity, saying, "The credit unions of Massachusetts have shown tremendous support for this great cause having donated more than $1,000,000 over the past twenty-five years."
He also expressed the League's thanks to the tournament's sponsors listed below:
Awards Banquet
Members Plus Credit Union
CU Direct Corporation
Closest to the Pin 
CUNA Mutual Group
Digital Federal Credit Union
Harvard University Employees Credit Union
UMassFive College Federal Credit Union
MassMutual Federal Credit Union

Hit the Green
RTN Federal Credit Union
Tricorp Federal Credit Union
Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston
Hanscom Federal Credit Union
Mass Bay Credit Union
Members Insurance Agency, LLC
Nutter, McClennen & Fish, LLP
RTN Federal Credit Union
Workers' Credit Union
Align Credit Union
Berkshire County Chapter of Credit Unions
Boston Firefighters Credit Union
Central One Federal Credit Union
City of Boston Credit Union
CO-OP Financial Services
Greylock Federal Credit Union
Integrated Security Group
Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union
Kaeding & Company
MacPage, LLC
Merrimack Valley Federal Credit Union
Metro Credit Union
Naveo Credit Union
Pioneer Valley Chapter
Southern Mass Credit Union
St. Anne's Credit Union of Fall River, Mass.
St. Jean's Credit Union
St. Mary's Credit Union
Tri-County North Chapter
Central Jersey Federal Credit Union (NJ)
Chatham Bars Inn
Grafton Suburban Credit Union
Juniper Hill Golf Course
Massachusetts Credit Union League
Merck Employees Federal Credit Union (NJ)
Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel
Wentworth by the Sea