Month: June 2017

“Miles 4 Vets” Tournament Raises over $3,000 for Area Vets

A recent golf tournament at Forest Park Country Club offered a great opportunity for everyone to support our local veterans.

Mobility Management, part of the Southern Area Agency initiative, held their 2nd Annual “Miles 4 Vets” Golf Tournament at Forest Park on a beautiful day earlier this month. The tournament raised over $3,000 for the Miles 4 Vets program providing them with free transportation to and from the Salem VA Medical Center and the Danville Community-Based Outpatient Center.

Over 20 area businesses sponsored the event giving the golfers a range of prizes to shoot for, including a chance to win a new car. New golf clubs, a golf trip, a $500 dollar shopping spree, restaurant gift certificates, and a beautiful piece of Hooker Furniture were all on the prize list. Even Jonny Fairplay and “Big Tom” Buchanan of the CBS show “Survivor” were among the golfers who played.

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