Press Release

For Immediate Release
May 28, 2014
Contact : Donna Sellmann, Marketing and Public Relations  
(732) 840-3279
dsellmann@meridianhealth.com

Southern Ocean Medical Center Golf Outing Slated for June 25

David Caldarella of David’s Dream and Believe Foundation to be honored at event with Community Health and Wellness Award  

Manahawkin, NJ - The 24th Annual Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation Invitational Golf and Tennis Outing will take place on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club in Galloway, NJ. All proceeds benefit Southern Ocean Medical Center.   

The event features a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. for golfers and a 2:00 p.m. start for tennis players. Player gifts include a $50 gift card to the pro shop for golfers, and a $20 gift card to the pro shop for tennis players. A 50/50 cash raffle and a cocktail and awards reception dinner will also take place following the sporting events. Stockton Seaview Hotel & Golf Club is one of the area’s most beautiful and challenging courses.

As a new element to the annual outing, the foundation present the first Community Health and Wellness Award. The award is designed to recognize an individual or an organization who has exhibited an exemplary commitment to the health and wellness of the community by addressing a service or program that brings health, healing, or hope to those impacted by a medical condition. David Caldarella, founder of David’s Dream and Believe Foundation, is the 2014 recipient of the award. He will be honored at the awards reception the night of the golf and tennis outing.

Registration for an individual golfer is $375 per person and the fee for a foursome is $1,400. Tennis is $200 per person. Costs include the awards and reception dinner. Other guests who would like to show their support for David Caldarella and the foundation are welcome to attend the evening reception for $100 per person.

In addition to golf and tennis, corporations can support the event through sponsorship opportunities. Prominent signage on the course and recognition in the invitational program are included in sponsorships.  This year’s event sponsor is Seacrest Village Nursing and Rehab. All proceeds from the event benefit the Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation, which provides financial support for the programs and services of Southern Ocean Medical Center.
          
To register or to purchase raffle tickets, call Jaclyn Lang, Special Events Associate at Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation at 732-751-5101 or visit the Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation office, 3rd Floor, Medical Arts Pavilion at Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin.  Online registration is also available at www.MeridianHealthAffiliatedFoundationEvents.com/Events.

About Southern Ocean Medical Center
Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is a member of the Meridian Health family, which includes Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and most recently, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel. Southern Ocean Medical Center is home to a wide range of clinical services and programs specializing in cardiovascular and stroke care, maternity and women's health, orthopedics and joint health, bariatric surgery, and wellness and prevention programs. Part of Meridian Cancer Care, Southern Ocean Medical Center provides comprehensive cancer services, including radiation oncology, surgery, and clinical trials, and is connected to specialized programs and services throughout Meridian Health. For more information, visit  SouthernOceanMedicalCenter.com or call 1-800-DOCTORS.