The Ridge Club Raises $19,000 for the Sandwich Food Pantry
The Ridge Club and its members came together for the 4th Annual Golf Tournament to support the Sandwich Food and benefit those in need. This year's event included 124 members and visitors, which raised $19,000 to support the families and individuals in Sandwich who are going through difficult times, health crises, unemployment, and family break ups. Falmouth Toyota offered two free cars to successful hole-in-one shots, which added much enthusiasm to the challenge. Donated auction items, including Patriots and Red Sox tickets, as well as almost 50 raffle items donated by local merchants. Support your community is Tom Murphy's mantra. He and Janet Murphy united the members and merchants alike in Sandwich and Cape Cod for another successful tournament. Winners of this year's tournament were David Byrnes, Tom DeLoughrey, Jerry Bellis, John Florence. The Sandwich Food Pantry assists approximately 130 families each month, providing 10,000 bags of groceries and hygiene items each year. The food pantry is funded solely by charitable donations and staffed by an all-volunteer group.