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The Long Island Home Hosts 6th Annual Golf Classic - Honoring James C. Herrmann, President, James C. Herrmann & Associates, Ltd.
(July 15, 2011) On Monday, June 20, 2011, at the Hempstead Golf and Country Club, The Long Island Home hosted its 6th Annual Golf Classic. Mr. Robert E. Detor, President and CEO, welcomed the opportunity to honor Mr. James Herrmann an extraordinary businessman, friend and valuable supporter of The Long Island Home.
More than l00 golfers enjoyed the historic course on a beautiful sunny day and over 150 guests attended the dinner. Mr. Detor was delighted to thank our honoree and all our guests for their support and commitment to The Long Island Home. The funds raised will assist in supporting a new Indoor Ropes Course to serve as an extension to our Project C.A.R.E. (Cooperative Activities Ropes Experience) program. The implementation of the indoor course within the gymnasium will afford a year-round opportunity to offer adventure therapy programming to South Oaks' clients including our children, adolescents and adults as well as increase the number of community youth groups able to benefit from participation in the program. The residents and patients at Broadlawn Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center are already enjoying their new Whisper Glide Swing on the main patio. The glide is a wonderful piece of equipment providing social therapeutic motion and is inclusive by offering wheelchair accessibility
Mr. Detor expressed his appreciation to all the guests for their vital support and in particular to Tournament Sponsor, James C. Herrmann & Associates, Ltd., Deluxe Dinner Sponsor, HealthPRO Rehabilitation, Deluxe Brunch Sponsor, Capital One Bank and Cocktail Hour Sponsor, Innovative Designs & Maintenance.
Mary Jeanne Corea