Maurer Foundation’s 19th Annual Golf Classic

May 8, 2014 – Jericho, NY:  The Maurer Foundation hosted its 19th Annual Golf Classic at the Meadowbrook Club in Jericho, Long Island, NY.  Netting well over $100,000, the event was a huge success.  Proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Maurer Foundation’s breast health education programs for Long Island and New York City schools, businesses and community groups.

Golfers spent the day on the beautiful Meadowbrook Club golf course followed by a cocktail reception from 5-7:30pm, which included awards earned by the day’s golfers, a silent auction and raffle prizes.

Former New York Jet, John Schmitt attended for the second year in a row as Master of Ceremonies. Golfers had the chance to tee off with Schmitt in the Golf Classic’s Beat the Pro contest held at the ninth hole.

The Maurer Foundation extends a heartfelt thanks to its generous Golf Classic Sponsors: Farrel Fritz, AVZ, UTC, Jane & Sean McCooey, The Gelestino Family, Comerford & Dougherty, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, Fat Bastard Wine, Hallen Construction, Independent Temperature Controls, Verizon, Jon E. Santemma & Jennifer Okin, Nassau Radiology, Long Island Plastic Surgery, Proskauer, and Barket Marion, Epstein & Kearon.

The annual event was organized by staff members with the assistance of The Maurer Foundation’s Golf committee.  Members include Co-Chairs Maureen Dougherty and Anne Marie Immerso; Christopher Foresto, MD; Donald Gelestino; Virginia E. Maurer, MD; Mary L. Meyer, Jon N. Santemma, Esq; Risa Zander, Amanda Sexton, John Shillingsford, Penelope Wamboldt, Susan Kaden, Pam Praetorius, Mia Hitchcock, Barbara Gervase, Jane McCooey and Cindy Silletti.

For more information on the 19th Annual Maurer Foundation Golf Classic, contact Ashley Garcia, Event Planner, (631) 524-5151 or or view the event’s web page at