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Wednesday May 25th, 2016 8:50PM

Medical Center golf tournament raises over $200,000

By Alyson Shields Reporter
GAINESVILLE - The 22nd annual Medical Center Open raised $238,550 at the tournament this year, setting a new record for the tournament. The tournament has raised over $2.7 million since 1997.

The tournament was held today at the Chicopee Woods Golf Course. It had over 200 sponsors, with Bank of America Merill Lynch as the primary sponsor. 200 golfers played the tournament and 100 people volunteered.

"The tournament proceeds will help Northeast Georgia Speech Center continue in their mission to improve quality of life for children by helping them communicate effectively," said Nancy Colston, executive director of The Medical Center Foundation. "Speech, language and hearing
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