Fundraising golf
classic a great success

Prizewinners Richard ODowd, Jim Coss, Gerry Kavanagh and Chris Kelly with Michelle de Forge, Director; Mary Sweeney, Board Member &    Cathaoirleach Laois County Council and Louis Brennan, Chairman, Dunamaise Arts Centre.
The Dunamaise Arts Centre recently hosted it’s ninth annual fundraising golf classic, sponsored by Irish Public Bodies Insurances and Laois County Council, at The Heath Golf Club.

The Dunamaise Arts Centre recently hosted it’s ninth annual fundraising golf classic, sponsored by Irish Public Bodies Insurances and Laois County Council, at The Heath Golf Club.

With 40 teams signed up for the event and every tee box sponsored by local businesses, the event was the arts centre’s most successful fundraising golf outing since 2008.

The organisers from the Dunamaise Arts Centre thanked the team sponsors and players, tee box sponsors, prize sponsors, the volunteer organising committee and all who contributed to the day.

Michelle de Forge, director of the Dunamaise thanked Tee Box sponsors including Allure Printing, Caffe Latte, Charles Flanagan, T.D., Coppers Night Club, Downey’s Autostop, Dunne Building Supplies, Fingleton White & Co, Frank Murray and Sons, Grellan Delaney, Laois Chamber, Leinster GAA, John Brennan Accountant, John D. Turley, Laois Heritage Society, Melville Dunbar Assocs., Midland Legal, Marty Rohan, Mccarty O’Hora Architects, M J Turley & Associates, Mary Sweeney MCC, Cathaoirleach, Medi Centre, A Honan, Paddy Bracken, MCC, Fianna Fail, Stradbally GAA, The Welcome Inn, The Heath GAA, The Rock GAA, Tom Kelly Promotions, Tom Mulhall, MCC Fine Gael, Mountmellick GAA, Portlaoise Musical Society, The Heath GAA and William X White Solicitor.

Winners on the day included Paddy Macken, MJ Carroll, Brian Colgan, Willie Lynch, Pippy Booth, John Booth, Andrew Booth, Denis Booth, Har Fingleton, Seamus McGrath, Peter Scully, Mick Fingleton, Richard O’Dowd, Jim Coss, Gerry Kavanagh, Chris Kelly, Joe Hickey, Richie Connor, John Kelleher, Eamon Farrell, Pat Moore, Martin Lawlor, Dinny Jacob, Eoin Donaghue, Catherine Reilly and Andy Lambe.

Dunamaise Arts Centre’s Autumn Winter 2013 Programme of Events will be announced in late August. See www.dunamaise.ie for details.