St. Vincent de Paul Food Bank gratefully says “thank you” to our golf tournament sponsors and players. We wish to thank the following individuals and companies for their generous support of our eighth annual “Tee Off for Hunger” golf tournament that was held April 25.
St. Vincent de Paul operates the Rim Country Food Bank and provides client assistance in many areas of need such as shelter, utilities, medical assistance, transportation, furniture, clothing, appliances and special works.
Last year (2008), the Rim Country Food Bank was able to help with 5,574 food boxes, feeding a total of 17,753 persons, ($435,229 value) and assisted with financial aid of $769,393 (mainly rent and utilities).
Golf tournament sponsors: Steve Coury Ford, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton “SVDP” District 11.
Golf “Hole” Sponsors: HOPES, A.S, Amon Builders Inc., Beeline Chiropractic, Canyon State Credit Union, ERA Young Realty & Investments, Edward Jones, Gila County Sheriff’s Posse, Knights of Columbus, Miller Auto Works, Mogollon Health Alliance, National Bank of Arizona, Payson Care Center, Payson Concrete, Payson Jewelers, Risser/Thomas Eye Clinic, St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, Prudential Arizona Properties, Walmart Supercenter, Motel 6, Bill & Brenda Day, Gerardo’s Italian Bistro, Robert & Melissa Higginbotham, Gaylene Riepel Accounting, Mystical Rose Society.
Raffle prize donations: Mary Smith, Arby’s, Peggy’s Payson Place, Macky’s Grill, Payson Roundup, Payson Galleria, Back to Basics, D-J’s Decorators, Payson Florist, Dairy Queen, Green Mountain Emporium, Z Jewelers, Home Depot, Days Inn, El Rancho, Buffalo Bar & Grill, Cardos, Payson Athletic, Tiny’s, Fletcher’s Tire, Elks Lodge, Chili’s, Back Street Salon, Pizza Factory, Kelly Upholstery, Allstate Insurance, Chrisy’s, Vita Mart, Fireside Espresso, Payson Jewelers, Linda Alo, Granny’s Attic, Plant Fair, Radio Shack, Nina Ray, Bill Armstrong, Oasis Christian Store, Pro Build, Sawmill Theatres, Circle H Car Wash, Denny’s, La Sierra, 260 Cafe’, Hon-Dah Casino-Pinetop, Motel 6, Bashas’, Safeway, Rim Golf Club, Chaparral Pines Golf Club, Apache Gold Casino Resort, Payson Concrete, Legacy Home Furnishings, R&D Tires, Pepsi.
Joe Gasiel and Richard Roy,
co-chairmen of the golf tourney