Mayor’s golf outing successful

The Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center’s Annual Mayor’s Cup Golf Outing was held at Chippanee Country Club in Bristol, on Monday, July 18. The sold out event hosted 144 golfers, including six former Bristol mayors, and the current Mayor Ken Cockayne.

The event raised over $90,000 in support of the club’s youth programs which focus on academic success, healthy lifestyles and citizenship. Presenting sponsor, ESPN along with Platinum sponsors Webster Bank, Barnes Group Foundation, Comcast NBC Universal, CompuMail Corp of CT Inc. and numerous other sponsors and donors enjoyed the outing knowing that their support allows children to purse their passions at the Club. The day culminated with dinner, raffles and an auction at Chippanee Country Club. The Annual Mayor’s Cup Outing has broad-based community support and enjoys the reputation as one of the area’s best golf outings, said a press release from the club.

Bristol Mayors (back row) Frank Nicastro, Gerry Couture, Current Mayor Ken Cockayne, John Leone, Art Ward, (front) Mike Werner and Bill Sortz attended the 2016 Mayor’s Cup Golf Outing to support the Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center

Bristol Mayors (back row) Frank Nicastro, Gerry Couture, Current Mayor Ken Cockayne, John Leone, Art Ward, (front) Mike Werner and Bill Sortz attended the 2016 Mayor’s Cup Golf Outing to support the Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center