AUGUST 31, 2016 – Thanks to the generous golfers who took part in the 19th Annual Channel 3 Kids Camp Golf Tournament, children of all abilities will be able to enjoy a camp experience. As the Platinum Sponsor for the third year in a row, New Country Motor Car Group in Hartford helped raise more than $100,000 for the nonprofit camp on Weds. August 31st at the Mohegan Sun Golf Course in Uncasville. Tim Parker, Vice President of New Country, once again served as the Honorary Chair of the event.
Golfers enjoyed a “Triple Tee” Open Barbecue on course, on-course contests, Awards Dinner, Raffle and Live Auction emceed by WFSB-TV Channel 3’s Scot Haney.
Each year, over 4,000 children ages 6-16 from Connecticut and surrounding areas attend the non-profit Channel 3 Kids Camp in Andover, CT. Events like the golf tournament make it possible for all children to attend camp without financial restrictions.
“This is my third time serving as Honorary Chair and it’s amazing to see how the camp keeps growing and adapting to accommodate children of varying abilities,” said Tim Parker, General Manager of New Country BMW/MINI. “As a year-round facility, they recently opened a fully accessible and inclusive preschool for children ages 1 to 5. “
“Tim is the perfect Chair of the tournament. He is one of those people that makes a difference in the lives of so many – not just with the kids and families that are part of Channel 3 Kids Camp – but for so many others that he and New Country Motor Cars reach out to help. We and the community are very grateful,” said the camp’s Corporate Relations Manager, Susan Baroni-Schaeffer.
About New Country Motor Car Group
New Country Motor Car Group has several locations in the Hartford, CT area; New Country Motor Cars representing Mercedes-Benz /smart / Sprinter, and New Country BMW-MINI. The organization prides itself on world-class knowledge and impeccable service. New Country Motor Car Group has dealerships representing 16 brands in Connecticut, New York and Florida. Visit www.newcountry.com for more information.
Photo: (from left to right) Kyle Jurczyk, St Mary’s Hospital, Joe Courtney, President of Eastern Accounts, Scot Haney, WFSB-TV Weather Anchor, Seth Falco, New Country BMW and Tim Parker, General Manager of New Country Motor Car Group in Hartford enjoyed a great day of golf at the Channel 3 Kids Camp Golf Tournament held at the Mohegan Sun golf course. New Country Motor Cars was a platinum sponsor of the event.